We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced veterinary nurse to join our practice in Dorset and lead the nursing team as Head Veterinary Nurse.
Oakdale has a lovely team which includes two vets, RVN, SVN, two PCA's and a CCA. The practice has a separate dental room, multiparameter monitors, three consult rooms and much more.
The practice has good train links and is based close to the Poole centre which is a beautiful seaside town with stunning countryside nearby.
This role would suit an experienced RVN with previous leadership experience or a confident RVN who is eager to take the next step into a head nurse role; you will be fully supported within your move and we will offer full management training with our dedicated in-house internal training team.
What you'll be doing?
Your average day will include a variety of nursing duties as well as assisting with clinical coaching within the practice. Full support will be provided as you will work closely within our experienced team.
Full time working hours are 40 hours a week, we are also able to consider part time work for this position, one in two weekends and one in eleven days on call.
What you'll bring to the team?
The ideal candidate will share our passion for delivering outstanding client and patient care and will enjoy working in a supportive and friendly environment.
You'll have a friendly and positive attitude and want to progress and expand your knowledge and skills further.
Strong mentorship and support will be available to help you develop your career and get the most satisfaction from your job. You'll be free to devote all your time to looking after your clients and patients.
Staff purchase scheme
Hill's staff pet feeding scheme
Employee of the month awards
Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts
4 weeks’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays (FTE)
RCVS and BVNA feed paid
£300 CPD allowance with 2 days CPD leave and in-house CPD training