Head Veterinary Nurse - Full Time

Wexham, Berkshire


Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Nurse to join our well established practice in Wexham, Slough.  

This role could be suited to an experienced RVN with previous experience of leading a team or a confident and passionate RVN who is ready to take the next step into a head nurse position. 

The successful candidate will have a passion for delivering outstanding service and care for our clients and patients; you will be fully supported within your move and we will offer full management training with our dedicated in-house internal training team.

About the practice;

Medivet Wexham is a RCVS Accredited Small Animal Practice, it is well-equipped with a large waiting area and prep room, theatre, dental equipment, in-house lab, separate cat and dog wards and access to state of the art technology including MRI, CT Imaging, Ultrasound, Endoscopy, ECG.

This practice has a small team for a large branch, it's made up of one vet and one other nurse; you will also have the support our 24-hour hospital in Watford for dedicated OOH care.

Medivet Wexham is an established practice which neighbours the beautiful Langley Park and is near a number of historic British tourist attractions including Windsor Castle; it's also very close to local amenities, so there are plenty of lunch options. 

All of our head nurses are provided with dedicated support from our head-office; here the stress of managing your rota, dealing with recruitment, H&S, practice standards, marketing (and much more!) is taken care of, and while there are still admin duties involved in your role, this support will allow you to spend more time managing your team and doing what you love, nursing!

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This position is a 40 hour working week with shifts starting at either 8.30am or 10.30am for eight hours; you would also be on-call for 2-3 weeks (Mon-Sun) per year with time off in lieu. 

Medivet is growing rapidly and it’s an exciting time to join us - we encourage growth and development within your role as well as excellent career prospects and flexibility.

Send your CV by clicking the 'Apply' link to your right or alternatively, send your CV to Georgia at recruitment@medivet.co.uk - she would be delighted to hear from you! 


Key Points

£300 CPD allowance with 2 days CPD leave and in-house CPD training

RCVS and BVNA feed paid

4 weeks’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays (FTE)

Discounts to a range of external CPD providers

Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts

Childcare vouchers

Autoentrolment Pension

Cycle-to-work scheme

Employee of the month awards

Staff purchase scheme

Hill's staff pet feeding scheme

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