Head Veterinary Nurse Required At Milford Vet Hospital In Godalming, Surrey
2 weeks ago
Milford Veterinary Hospital
Godalming, Surrey, United KingdomWe have an exciting opportunity for a Head Veterinary Nurse to manage the nursing team (including out of hours nurses). You will ensure that the nursing team provides gold standard care for our patients and inpatients at all times including ensuring that protocols are up to date and in compliance with RCVS requirements. This is a full time position working 5 days a week (shifts between 7am and 8pm).
We are a friendly small animal hospital with our own dedicated out of hours service. We work to extremely high standards of patient care, with separate cat and dog wards, in-house laboratory and laparoscopic equipment. We are one of the few practices nationally to have been awarded outstanding in all six RCVS practice standard awards.
We are looking for a qualified registered veterinary nurse with post qualification experience. The ideal candidate should be capable of demonstrating role model behaviour at all times, should have good organisational skills, be calm under pressure and pay attention to detail to ensure the nursing team delivers gold standard care at all times. Some experience of managing or supervising staff and rota management preferred.
Benefits (pro rata):
• 4 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
• 3 days paid CPD leave
• £550 CPD allowance per annum
• RCVS Membership paid
• Service based holiday entitlement increases
• VDS cover
• Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
• Enhanced paternity pay
• Birthday leave
• Discounted veterinary fees
• My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
• Cycle to Work scheme
• CPD/training support
• Paid bereavement leave
• Company sick pay
• Employee opinion survey
• Free uniform in a number of roles
• Annual pay reviews
• Social events
• Academy & Leadership courses
• Focus on employee wellbeing
• Relocation packages
• Career progression opportunities
• Free flu jabs
As a BAME and LGBT+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long term health conditions, and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.
If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.
Address: 37 New Road, Godalming, Surrey, United Kingdom