Head Veterinary Nurse - East Sussex - Ref RL12568

Job Role

Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Type



East Sussex

A rare opportunity has arisen for a Head Veterinary Nurse to join our clients well-established 24-hour practice in East Sussex. They are looking for an experienced nurse who can positively motivate and provide gold standard care. You will need to be dedicated to giving excellent client service through clear and effective communication and a compassionate approach, whilst always prioritising patient care. You will be required to undertake general nursing duties including inpatient care, anaesthesia and nurse clinics as well as providing support and leadership to the nursing team. There will be additional tasks including clinical coaching, rotas, H&S, organisation of twice yearly stocktake and ensuring that all nursing protocols are maintained and complied with. This is a full-time position, 4 days per week with alternating early and late shifts, 8am-6pm or 10am-8pm. This includes a 1:6 weekend working schedule. No out of hours required. Salary is up to £30,000 depending on experience. The clinic is equipped with the full range of diagnostic laboratory equipment, digital x-ray, Doppler ultrasound, endoscopy and excellent facilities. They are looking for a Head Registered Veterinary Nurse. The ideal candidate will ideally have experience working in similar environment with some supervisory experience and preferably clinical coaching. The role is also suitable for experienced Registered Veterinary Nurses looking to develop their career to the next level. You will be able to lead by example by providing excellent client service whilst demonstrating exceptional nursing care to patients. This role requires excellent communication skills, a positive can-do attitude, the ability to work well within a team and possess a strong work ethic. Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata: Increasing holiday based on length of service CPD paid days and allowance 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 Service-related company sick pay Initiatives focussed on employee wellbeing Relocation packages Career progression opportunities Free flu jabs For more information call directly on 01392 444115 or email your CV to rhianna@jhprecruitment.com

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