Vacancy Details

Head Nurse

Permanent Nurse in West London

** Salary up to £36,000 DOE plus benefits **

We have a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic and dedicated Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our supportive and close-knit team in Osterley in historic and affluent area of West London in the capacity of Head Nurse.

You will be the sole RVN on site however you will have plenty of support to allow you to thrive in this role working on a rotation between Ops, Consultations, and Inpatient Care. We encourage progression, development and welcome new ideas and ways of working.

We would welcome both full and part time applicants. Typically, our Head RVNs work full time, carrying out a 40-hour week over 4 or 5 days with 1in4 Saturday mornings (8am - 12.30pm). However, we know that everyone has demands and priorities outside of their career and we want to make it brilliantly easy for you to strike the right balance, therefore there are no weekends or OOH associated with this role. We can also discuss and offer condensed hours / days that work for you.

This practice has a small, but close knit-team made up of 1 Vet, 1 Ana and 1 Receptionist. We are committed to individual career development and have access to a variety of in house CPD alongside generous CPD allowances.

Across the group, we have a dedicated team of 4 Vets (soon to be 6), 5 Nurses, 2 ANAs, 2 Practice Managers, 3 Receptionists & an Administrator.

• Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
• Private Medical Insurance
• Cycle to Work scheme
• Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing, including discounted gym membership
• Non-accidental injury support

• £550 CPD allowance with 3 days paid pro rata
• Certificate support
• Learning and development opportunities
• Access to Vetlexicon - our online encyclopaedia provider
• All our Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
• Infection Prevention and Control Programme
• Quality Improvement Programme

Professional Memberships
• VDS cover
• RCVS fees

• Pawsome Benefits - reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100`s of retailers
• Pension - 5% Employee/3% Employer
• Discounted staff pet care
West London
  • (Some) Sole Charge