Full Time Deputy Head Registered Veterinary Nurse near Hastings


Julie Powell
Our client is a well-established 24-hour practice on the South Coast of England, a part of a group of five branches serving the Hastings and Bexhill area. They are now looking for a Full Time Deputy Head Registered Veterinary Nurse to join them.

They are looking for an experienced nurse who can positively motivate and provide gold standard care to patients and clients, providing excellent client service through clear and effective communication with a compassionate approach, whilst always prioritising patient care. You will be required to undertake general nursing duties including inpatient care, anaesthesia and nurse clinics as well as working with the Head Nurse to provide support and leadership to the nursing team. There will be additional tasks including clinical coaching, rotas, H&S, organisation of twice yearly stocktake and ensuring that all nursing protocols are maintained and complied with.

This is a full-time position working 4 days per week, 1:6 weekends (both Saturday and Sunday) and no OOH hour work.

The clinic welcome vets with a range of experience, including those with interests in orthopaedics, exotics, ultrasonography, and emergency care. They have embedded a supportive culture allowing for investment in all employee’s skill set and specific interests through further study, clinical case exposure and training.

The ideal candidate will ideally have experience working in similar environment with some supervisory experience and preferably clinical coaching. The role is also suitable for experienced Registered Veterinary Nurses looking to follow natural progression. You will be able to lead by example by providing excellent client service whilst demonstrating exceptional nursing care to patients. This role requires excellent communication skills, a positive can-do attitude, a passion for leadership, the ability to work well within a team and a strong work ethic.

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

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