Head Vet Nurse Job, Greater London, England - Greater London

£27,500 - £33,000, DOE - Small - Vet Nurse
Ref: 6130 Date Posted: Wednesday 03 Nov 2021
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Salary: £27,500 - £33,000, Depending on Experience 

Package (subject to pro rata): 

  • 25 days holidays plus bank holidays
  • £300 CPD Allowance plus 2 days CPD Leave
  • RCVS, VDS & BVNA fees paid

Type of Work: Head Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Details: Our client are seeking a Head Registered Veterinary Nurse to join their small, friendly team in Greater London.

They can also consider a confident 3rd year SVN, soon to qualify!

Our client offer clear Head Nurse career pathways, tailored by you to suit your individual needs as well as collective support.

So whether you're an established HVN or taking the first step into a management role, you will have access to further training and support with all the tools to continue your professional development.

Skills and Requirements: In this role you will assist with financial and operational performance of your practice as well as the overall team performance and engagement.

You'll take pride in the delivery of exceptional clinical quality and care, encouraging a progressive clinical culture and ensure all policies and procedures are implemented and adhered to by all of your team.

You'll work closely with the Lead Vet as well as the wider teams to ensure the general smooth running of your practice, from Practice Standards to Health & Safety, and ensure things such as debt is managed and controlled and any complaints are dealt with appropriately.

As a Head Nurse you will support your direct reports, holding one to ones and providing regular feedback on their performance. Clinical Coach experience would be ideal but our client are happy to provide training with this if needed.

From time to time you may need to assist your Area Manager with recruitment by meeting potential new team members during a practice visit, as well as taking action to create a positive environment that results in stable retention for your branch.


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