Head Registered Veterinary Nurse
Reading, United Kingdom
With over three hundred practices and twenty-two 24-hour hospitals, we’re a community of passionate veterinary professionals championing each other to provide exceptional care. We’re set on building the most forward-thinking, customer-centric community in the veterinary industry, in a nutshell one big happy family that gravitates forward as one unit!
We’re currently looking for a Head Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our Reading location to work within a team of 3 vets, 3 RVNs, 3 SVNs and a dedicated reception team.
Reading is a historic market town in Berkshire, it has great travel links as it is on the Great Western Main Line railway and is easily accessible to the M4 motorway.
Every year it hosts the Reading Festival, one of England's biggest music festivals.
We are ideally looking for our Head Veterinary Nurse with experience of the following:
- Good industry knowledge and skills, able to perform schedule 3 procedures under veterinary surgeon supervision
- Great communication and Leadership skills
- Keen interest in nurse clinics
- Keen interest in training and supporting student veterinary nurses with their training as a clinical coach.
You will be in a well-equipped practice that offers a wide range of services including laparoscopic surgery with ease of access to nearby Medivet practices that specialise in orthopaedics, soft tissue surgery, dermatology, medicine, ultrasonography, dentistry, exotics and ophthalmology. Alongside that, you will be local to other Medivet practices that you can get a second opinion on or refer to.
The benefits we offer on top of a structured career path is:
- Up to £28,600 (Full time)
- £300 CPD allowance + 2 days
- VDS/RCVS/BVNA Fees paid
- Five weeks annual leave + Bank Holidays
- Company discounts & rewards scheme
This is a great opportunity not only to bolster your skillset but also share knowledge with your peers and the veterinarian industry.
This is a fantastic time to join Medivet being in a huge growth period that not only promises job security but also career progression, we’ve had success stories of multiple staff moving within and progressing upwards at Medivet.
If you don’t have 100% of the bullet points please don’t let that deter you from applying as we will be interested in talking to you!
If this is of interest please apply to the position and we will be in touch!
Skills and experience
Address: Reading, United Kingdom