Small Animal Registered Head Vet Nurse Job East Sussex, England - Sussex Up to £30,000 DOE - Small - Vet Nurse / Tech Ref: 9294 Date Posted: Wednesday 27 Jul 2022 Share Salary: Up to £30,000 DOE Package: RCVS & VDS fees paid Birthday leave CPD Allowance & paid days Career progression opportunities Type of Work: Registered Veterinary Nurse Job Details: Our Client are looking for a full or part time Head Nurse to join their team in East Sussex. The successful candidate will report to the Practice Manager and will be required to manage all aspects of the nursing team. You will ensure excellent teamwork and the highest level of clinical care is provided along with your day-to-day nursing duties. There will also be additional duties required for successful head nurse to ensure the smooth running of the practice. Duties include but not limited to: Manage the Nursing Team and stocking levels Rotas for both Vets & Nurses, static and rotating staff, to include sick cover rotas. Organise holidays cover, out of hours cover, CPD and college attendance. Support the partners in new projects/encourage team involvement in new projects to ensure the smooth running and continual improvement of the practice. Recruitment – conduct interviews, carry out inductions, organise & issue starter packs (ensure they are current for both Vets & Nurses). Training – organise in-house training for all Nurses & ensure all RVN’s are up to date with their CPD. Equipment maintenance – ensure all staff members are trained adequately & that SOPs are current. All issues with equipment are dealt with promptly. They currently have 2 Vets, 2 RVN's and 2 Student Nurses. They also have 4 support staff that cover the reception desk ensuring they have two receptionists every day. If you are interested in this role and require further information please: APPLY NOW BELOW If this role is not quite right for you but you are looking for a new permanent or temporary position, please see ALL JOBS. You can also contact us via email on [email protected] or call +44 (0) 1218 177 864 to speak to your personal area advisor. TheVetService.com is a global digital vet job platform providing all your career needs in the veterinary industry. Our Services Include: Clinical Jobs – Locum and Permanent Opportunities for vets and nurses in the UK, USA, New Zealand, Australia, Canada, Northern Ireland and the Republic Of Ireland. Commercial Jobs – Industry and commercial roles from sales to technical advisory positions within many corporate and independent businesses active in the veterinary industry. From Pharmaceutical, wholesaler to financial positions your next step in your career is just a click away. Education - Flexible, Cost Effective Digital Professional Development. Register today for your free digital portal access and support from one of our expert team on contracts, visas, legislation and payment advice amongst other things. All conversations are of course confidential.