Head Vet Nurse Job, West Midlands, England - West Midlands

£22,000 - £26,000, DOE - Small - Vet Nurse
Ref: 6114 Date Posted: Monday 01 Nov 2021
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Salary: £22,000 - £26,000, Depending on Experience 

Package (subject to pro rata): 

  • 6 Weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
  • £600 CPD Allowance per year plus 3 days CPD Leave
  • RCVS & BVA Memberships paid
  • VDS Cover

Type of Work: Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Details: Our client are looking for a highly motivated Head Veterinary Nurse who can thrive in their high-quality practice, to work 37.5 hours per week across 5 weekdays, the hours including a share of Saturday mornings (8:30-12:30), and no out of hours. You will have strong leadership skills and desire to manage a team of RVNs and CCCs. 

This is a growing practice with great facilities including 3 consult rooms, cat ward, dog ward, operating theatre, digital x-ray, dental x-ray, ultrasound and access to endoscope if needed. They are proud to run a new pet blood bank service and work closely with two local cat charities. 

The team consists of 4 vets, 8 nurses, and 4 support staff. The team is full of energy and enthusiasm - you probably won't have worked anywhere with so much laughter before! They all work hard but have good fun while doing it. They have monthly team meetings, vet meetings, nurse meetings and CCC meetings. 

Skills and Requirements: Our client are looking for a highly motivated Head Veterinary Nurse who can thrive in their high-quality practice. You will be comfortable working alongside the Clinic Director to manage the successful day to day running of the practice. The ideal person will have a minimum of 2 years experience as an RVN in a Small Animal Practice. Previous Management Experience is desirable. The ideal person should have strong communication skills, have the ability to work well in a team, handle team matters confidentially and sensitively and a passion to deliver great clinical quality and fantastic client service. 


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