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Clinical Nurse Lead Required At Richmond House Vets, Dewsbury

1 month ago

up to £35,000 DOE plus benefits

Richmond House Vets, Dewsbury

Susan Todd

Dewsbury, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

The Role

Here at Richmond House, we are looking for an Experienced Veterinary Nurse who would like a new challenge! We have recently recruited a new clinic Director Rebecca Verity who has been with the business for 4 years and achieved excellent standards at one of our other branches. She will head our mission towards excellence alongside our developing team.


The role will include all aspects of first opinion nursing. Your primary focus will be leading the team towards ever evolving high standards of care. You will develop your team and work closely with the rest of the management team on raising clinical standards. You will co-ordinate the team day to day and support the clinic director in re building Richmond House from top to bottom. 


Your role will be a varied one and you will work and assist in all areas of the practice. This will be an exciting challenge as we build a clinical team from scratch. You will be involved in the recruitment of your nursing team, training and supporting them. You will be involved in internal protocols and policies around clinical aspects and will be well supported by a buddy who has undergone a similar project in a local practice. Richmond house is now looking to join the practice standards scheme, your role would be to work alongside the management team to achieve this. You will join the management team working alongside your clinic director Rebecca.


The rota is flexible, ideally 5 days per week but would consider 4, with no weekend work or out of hours initially. Working 40 hours per week but other hours will be considered for the right candidate. The salary will be up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.


About Us

We are a 100% Small Animal Practice with a friendly and hardworking team. We have recently been joined an excellent management team whose aim is to bring us in line with gold standard care. New equipment has been approved and our new clinic director Rebecca is excited to bring her orthopaedic surgery interests and skills to us.


We are well-equipped with in-house laboratory equipment, digital x-rays, endoscopes, ultrasound, etc. The practice is located in Dewsbury with good transport links via bus and train to Leeds City Centre. 


Applicant Requirements

Our ideal candidate will be committed, enthusiastic, and hard-working. The successful candidate must be a registered and qualified Veterinary Nurse who is a proactive team player and who will deliver a high standard of veterinary nursing care. Experience in practice standards is an advantage as is previous managerial experience either as a deputy or as a HVN. The role will require strong leadership and communication skills as well as a strong passion for high standards and gold standards veterinary care.


Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata:

· Increasing holidays based on length of service

· CPD paid days and allowance

· Company Sick Pay from commencement of employment

· L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy

· Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay

· Birthday leave

· RCVS Membership paid

· VDS cover

· Discounted veterinary fees

· Various discounts including retail & gym memberships

· Cycle to Work scheme

· Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing

· Relocation packages

· Career progression opportunities

As a BAME and LGBTQ+ 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. Please quote BH6804 when you apply. 

Tel: 07977242576
Address: 60 Britannia Way, Dewsbury, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

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