Fixed Term Head Registered Veterinary Nurse Hayes London
7 days ago
up to £30,300 pro rata
Hayes, Greater London, United KingdomWe are recruiting for a Registered Head Veterinary Nurse to join a small animal practice in Yeading London on a fixed term contract. The role is to provided Maternity leave cover and is for a 6-month period. The role is full time working 5 days per week with a 1:4 weekend rota.
This is a busy small animal practice which offers a wide range of modern veterinary services and facilities. They comprise of a friendly team of 3 Vets and deal with a wide range of surgeries and consultations.
The practices provide a high standard of clinical care and pride themselves on having staff members who stand apart from the rest and have a real passion and vision for how they work. They provide ongoing training and support to all team members through dedicated training centres. All staff also benefit from the access to the best diagnostic equipment such as MRI machines and CT scanners and state of the art operating theatres in the nearest animal hospital.
About the role
The role involves all aspects of general nursing and includes the day to day running of the practice. As Head Nurse they will be responsible for the development of nurse clinics and will actively promote new ideas on how to improve the running of the practice. Sharing best practice with the team is key, leading by example and providing ongoing support and mentoring where required. They must have excellent customer care and communication skills and be able to develop good working relationships with clients and fellow team members.
Type: Small Animal
Hours: Full time Monday – Friday Full time
Weekends: 1:4 weekend rota
Sole Charge: None
Branch work: None
Computer System: Bespoke system
Consultations: 15 Minutes
Team: 3 Vet 1 Nurse and support staff
Large community of highly skilled Veterinary Professionals
Committed, forward thinking and deliver clinical excellence
Offers continual training with professional development along with a dedicated training centre
Provides advanced Veterinary diagnostic equipment including MRI Machines and state of the art operating theatres
Career progression opportunities available
Provides continual ongoing training to ensure personal growth and development
Provides state of the art diagnostic equipment
You must have a friendly and compassionate attitude and be always approachable
You will be ambitious to continue with further education and training
You will enjoy training and providing support to others
Previous leadership experience is advantageous but not essential
You will have clinical coaching experience or be looking to become a clinical coach
You will be forward thinking, motivated, passionate with a genuine interest in animal welfare
You must be motivated and passionate about your work and share this and promote this ethos with other members of staff
You will enjoy working as part of a team
You will have a genuine passion for animal welfare
You will consistently deliver a high standard of clinical care
You will be caring, adaptable, hardworking, and reliable
You will have excellent communication and customer interfacing skills
The practice is fully equipped with all the latest diagnostic equipment and there is a wide range of state-of-the-art services available including:
Salary: up to £30,300 commensurate on experience
Holiday allowance: 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays
Workplace Pension Scheme
CPD: £300 allowance plus 2 days to attend
Access to a learning and development platform
Access to employee assist programme
Internal courses available ongoing
Attendance bonus schemes
Memberships: Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS and BVA)
Exclusive company discounts and rewards scheme
• RCVS registered and qualified
• Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.
• Excellent communication skills
• 1 years’ post-grad UK experience
What happens next?
If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with your latest CV.
Alternatively, contact us to find out more details or to have a confidential discussion about this or other opportunities.
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Tel: 0333 0147374
Address: Hayes, Greater London, United Kingdom