We’re a community of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care. We’re set on building something extraordinary: creating the most forward-thinking and innovative place in the veterinary industry. We’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work. Our mission to deliver progressive, around the clock care means our employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres. We provide ongoing support to our teams, both in practice and through our dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from our advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.
We are looking for an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse to join the team as Head Veterinary Nurse at our practice based in Burton-on-Trent. The role will involve all aspects of nursing as well as the day-to-day running of the practice. This position provides you with the opportunity to develop the practice including nursing clinics and using your initiative to promote new ideas. As a Head Veterinary Nurse, you will be responsible for a variety of nursing duties as well as sharing best practice with your team and helping to support and develop the student nurses in your practice as a clinical coach. All of our Head Nurses are provided with dedicated support with other duties, such as recruitment and Health and Safety. While there are still administration duties involved in your role, this support will allow you to spend more time managing your team and doing what you love, nursing! This is a full time permanent position, covering 40 hours a week. This shift pattern includes shared weekend rota. Salary & benefits Salary up to £29,240 dependent on experience RCVS fees paid CPD allowance, plus 2 days CPD leave 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays Medivet is growing rapidly and it is an exciting time to join us – we encourage growth and development within your role and are truly committed to help our Medivet family members achieve their goals.
Skills and Experience
You will be an experience Registered Veterinary Nurse ideally with previous experience of managing a team.
Burton is a friendly practice who bond over their practice tea breaks. The team consists of 2 Vets, 2 RVN’s and 2 PCA’s. The practice is close to the A38 and 20 minutes from Derby city centre and less than 45 minutes away from Nottingham and Birmingham.
30 Horninglow Road North , Burton-on-Trent, DE13 0SL