Head Veterinary Nurse - near Brentwood, Essex - Salary up to £35k

We are really pleased to be able to offer an exciting position for an enthusiastic, caring, and compassionate Veterinary Nurse to join our clients team as Lead Veterinary Nurse at their veterinary practice in near Brentwood in Essex.

This is a busy practice with a 3 vet, 4.5 nursing team. As Lead Nurse, you will oversee the nursing team ensuring that daily tasks are completed in a timely and productive manner. As well as leading and managing a nursing team with wide ranging levels of experience, you will also play a crucial part in the day-to-day leadership and management of the practice.

The position would suit an RVN who enjoys delivering a high level of patient and client care and enjoys teaching student nurses. Some previous experience in leadership is required but further training will be provided for the successful candidate.

The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic Lead Veterinary Nurse who is passionate about delivering high standards of nursing care to patients and driving exceptional client care throughout the practice. You will be a key player in directing workflows throughout the practice, supporting the nursing and vet teams within the practice and region, to ensure the smooth running of the day.

This is a fun, proactive team who care deeply about their patients wellbeing and who work in a friendly and exciting environment.
The role is a full time position of 40.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday, with the weekends on a rota included in your contracted hours. There is no OOH or on call involved.
The team are keen to make this rota as flexible as possible to accommodate your personal commitments.

On offer for the right candidate is a generous salary up to 35,000 dependant on experience plus 6 weeks annual leave including bank holidays with the option to buy or sell holiday, 600 CPD allowance with more funding available for relevant qualifications and RCVS fees covered.

If this role sounds of interest please email your CV through to [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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Bright Leaf Recruitment is a recruitment agency specialising in veterinary recruitment. We have been placing exceptional veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses in great roles around the United Kingdom, Dubai and Australia since 2010. Our team of expert recruiters have over two decades of experience in the veterinary recruitment industry.