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Permanent Head Veterinary Nurse Hartlepool (VETSEEK-1414)

Hartlepool, Cleveland

Veterinary Nurse


Full time / Permanent

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Job description

We are working with a small animal veterinary practice in Hartlepool who are looking for a veterinary nurse to join them in a Head Nurse role. Although previous Head Nurse experience is not essential, you will need to have at least 5 years' experience working in practice as an RVN. This role involves managing a team of 6, including 3 students and veterinary care assistants.

Key Details:

Type: Small animal

Hours: 38-40 hours per week, between the hours of 8:30am & 7:00pm

Weekends: 1 in 4 Saturdays 9am until 12:00pm

Sole charge: None required

OOH: None required

Branch work: Not required

Team: 4 Vets, 3 RVN's, 3 Student nurses and 2 VCA's

About them:

A solely small animal veterinary practice who pride themselves on providing affordable, high quality care in their modern and fully equipped practice. They have a full in house laboratory and pharmacy, with a digital x-ray machine and ultrasound equipment.

The practice doesn't do any out of hours as they have a dedicated local provider.

The Person:

This role would be suitable for a veterinary nurse with or without head nurse experience. They are open to applications from qualified nurses with 5 years qualified experience who is ready to take the step up and lead the team over the coming years. You will need to be hardworking, passionate and committed to providing the best service possible for existing and new clients.

The Package:

Salary is flexible for the right person, starting at 23,000 with an open minded management team

CPD Funded and encouraged

Company pension scheme

Paid professional memberships

Discounted veterinary fee's

Bike2Work scheme

Must have:

RCVS registration

The right to work in the United Kingdom

Excellent customer service and communication skills

5 years post graduate 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.

T: 0333 014 7374

E: info@vetseekers.co.uk

W: www.vetseekers.co.uk

Office hours are 8.30am - 7.00pm or email us outside of these hours and we will respond ASAP.

Vet Seekers act as an employment business and an employment agency for the supply of Locum and permanent staff for the veterinary industry throughout the UK and overseas.

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