Vacancy Details

Head Nurse

Permanent Nurse in North London

Salary up to £35,000 depending on experience

We are looking for a Head Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly and supportive team in Leyton. The role will include:

Working closely with practice manager and clinical directors to ensure practice runs smoothly.
Management of the nursing team including rotas, development and CPD, return to work and performance reviews.
Assisting with clinical audits and practice standards improvements.
Half a day dedicated admin away from clinical duties

The role involves working Monday to Friday, 36-40 hours, with the possibility of a 4-day week and flexibility on hours as long as practice adequately staffed. The practice is open from 8:00am-7:30pm and hours will vary. There will be 1 in 6 weekends or less and there are no out of hours or Sundays.

We are a RCVS accredited small animal practice based in Leyton. We have been a Veterinary Nurse Training Practice for many years, and we provide services for companion pets, such as cats, dogs, rabbits and other small furries. Our practice hosts a wide range of equipment such as X-ray, Ultrasound, Dental X-ray machine and an in-house biochemistry machine.

We are always looking to increase our utilisation and are happy to fund certificates and help nurses start doing schedule 3 procedures.
We are easily accessible to excellent transport links into Central London and there are plenty of shops nearby.

Our team currently consists of 5 Veterinary Surgeons, 4 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 2 Student Veterinary Nurses, 2 Veterinary Care Assistants and 3 Receptionists. We have 1 Vet with a certificate in medicine and 1 Vet with an interest in dentistry. We work with the local animal charities and have previously made donations to show our support.

Please get in touch to apply today on 01280 850575
North London