Full Time Small Animal Head Veterinary Nurse - near Streatham, London


Steph Ward
Our client is a first opinion small animal practice based near Streatham with excellent links to Central London. The practice is looking for a full or part time Head Registered Veterinary Nurse.

The client runs 10 minute appointments and has fantastic facilities and equipment including: 2 consult rooms, dedicated x-ray and ultrasound room, modern theatre and prep area, in house lab, dental machine, light large and airy consult rooms, separate cattery and kennels, staff kitchen and lounge.

The team are looking for a Head Registered Veterinary Nurse to join the team on a full time basis - 5 days per week (combination of earlies/lates) and one in three weekends. No OOH. Duties include ensuring high quality care of all hospital and day patients, arrange and actively promote nurse consultations and clinics and be proactive and professional towards the consulting needs of the practice at all times, thus ensuring that clients aren’t waiting unnecessarily. You will be joining a friendly team of 3 Vets, 2 RVN’s, 2 ANA’s, 3 receptionists and 1 practice principle. The ideal candidate would have excellent communication skills and assist the Practice Principal and Head Vet in delivering excellent client care. You will be a team player who is outgoing, calm and positive and able to provide clinical coaching if required. The candidate must be RCVS registered and have at ideally have experience in a Head Nurse role.

Benefits will include:
  • 4 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
  • 3 days paid CPD leave, 550 CPD allowance per annum
  • RCVS Membership and VDS paid
  • Service based holiday entitlement, which will increase with length of service
  • Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
  • Enhanced paternity pay
  • Birthday leave
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • Pension
  • Company sick pay
  • Annual pay reviews
  • Career progression opportunities
For more information on this role or if you would like to apply then please contact [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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