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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.
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 fantastic hospital based in Dartford.
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 nursing clinics and use your initiative to promote new ideas; more responsibilities will form part of this role with full support being provided by the nursing team.
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.
Previous experience working in a small animal practice is required. Ideally, you will have some management experience i.e. as a Deputy Head Nurse or Head Nurse.
This role covers 40 hours a week over 5 days. The shift pattern includes 1:5 full weekends.
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.
Salary & Benefits
Competitive salary of up to £30,758
Generous CPD allowance
5 weeks paid annual leave plus bank holidays
Fantastic career progression opportunities
And much more!
Medivet 24 Hour Dartford is based in the town centre, which offers many places to eat and shop, and is a 15-minute drive from Bluewater Shopping Centre. The practice is also a short walk from Central Park, which has beautiful gardens and is home to part of the River Darent, which also continues past the scenic Brooklands Lake.
The successful candidate will be joining a large team of 3 vets, 7 nurses and 4 CCAs. The practice is equipped with the latest technology including digital X-ray and ultrasound. As well as the in-house services, you will also get access to all the services across the Medivet group.
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