£25,000-£28,000 per annum
Full time / Permanent
We are working with an independent veterinary practice on the outskirts of Reading, Berkshire who are currently recruiting for a Lead Veterinary Nurse to join them and run one of the branch practices. This role would involve working a 37.5 hour week over a variety of different shifts in the week, there is also a share of weekend work on a rota but no requirement to work out of hours/on call.
This position would suit a well experienced RVN candidate who is looking for the next positive step in their career, or a candidate with previous experience running a branch/managing nurses.
Key Job Details:
Type: Small animal only
Hours Mon-Fri: 37.5 hour working week, shifts between 8:30am and 7:00pm each day
Weekends: Saturdays worked on a shared rota with the current team
OOH: None required - all outsourced
Branch work: This role is a Lead RVN at one of the practices busy branches
Team: 6 Vets, 9 Nurses and a fully support team
An independent small animal veterinary practice located close to Reading, Berkshire who are proud of the great standing they have within the area. The practice has a full in house laboratory with a full range of diagnostic equipment, as well as radiograph, ultrasound, ECG and more equipment. They have a wide and varied caseload and encourage the nursing team to be involved in all aspects of the daily running of the practice.
You will be an enthusiastic, efficient and hard-working veterinary nurse who is eager to take a positive step in their career. You will be a qualified veterinary nurse with a strong all-round skill set and a desire to continue learning. Although previous experience running a branch or leading a team would be beneficial, it is not essential.
It is essential you hold your own driving license due to the location of the practice.
Salary 25,000-28,000 per annum
Generous Annual CPD allowance with specific interests supported
28 days annual leave + bank holidays
Paid RCVS & VDS Membership
Company pension scheme
3+ years qualified veterinary nurse experience
Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.
Have excellent verbal / written communication skills
What happens next?
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