Head Veterinary Nurse - Dulwich
Dulwich, United Kingdom
We’re a community of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care. We’re set on building something extraordinary: creating the most forward-thinking and innovative place in the veterinary industry.
We’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work.
Our mission to deliver progressive, around the clock care means our employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.
We provide ongoing support to our teams, both in practice and through our dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from our advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.
Medivet are looking for an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse to join the team as Head Veterinary Nurse at our fantastic practice based in Dulwich.
The role will involve all aspects of nursing as well as the day-to-day running of the practice. This position provides you with the opportunity to develop nursing clinics and use your initiative to promote new ideas; more responsibilities will form part of this role with full support being provided by the nursing team.
As a Head Veterinary Nurse you will be responsible for a variety of nursing duties, share best practice with your team and help to support and develop the student nurses in your practice.
Previous experience working in a small animal practice is required.
This role covers 40 hours a week over 5 days. The shift pattern includes 1:5 full weekends at Medivet 24 Hour Beckenham.
Salary and benefits:
Competitive salary of up to £35,000 per annum, dependent on experience
Generous CPD allowance and in-house CPD available
Ongoing training is provided as relevant to your role
RCVS and VDS fees paid
25 days paid annual leave
Exclusive company discounts and rewards
A friendly, supportive environment within a rewarding role
Skills and experience
You must be a veterinary nurse who is registered with the RCVS.
Medivet Dulwich is a well established practice in Dulwich, South East London.
On-site facilities include digital radiography, ultrasound, separate operating theatre and laboratory, as well as it's own pet shop for clients.
The Dulwich team actively promote and adhere to the ISFM Cat Friendly Practice Standards scheme, with special consideration when treating their feline patients. The practice is also accommodating with its separate cat and dog wards.
Medivet Dulwich has good public transport links, with a bus stop directly outside on the busy Lordship Lane.
Address: Dulwich, United Kingdom