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Head Veterinary Nurse New Malden Vets Burlington Rd, New Malden KT3 4NY, UK

Practice Type: Small Animal Practice
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
Posted on: 10 May 2024

Head Veterinary Nurse required at New Malden Vets

Job Description

Up to £41,000 depending on experience, relocation allowance up to £1,000, plus benefits 

There’s no better time to join our amazing team at New Malden Vets! 

We are looking for a driven, enthusiastic and experienced nurse to lead our nursing team. They will be responsible for managing and inspiring our team of nurses and student nurses. We have a dedicated clinical coach, so no training is required. The shift is a 40-hour average week rotating between 8am-2pm, 8am-6pm, 1pm – 8pm and 11am-6pm with 1:5 weekends, (8am-2pm Saturday, 9am-10am Sunday and care of inpatients) with a day off following the working weekend. It will include a variety of tasks from consults, pharmacy, monitoring anaesthetics, undertaking stage 1 dentals and imaging.

About Us

We are a busy community general practice with close links to Wimbledon and Kingston upon Thames or easy transport links to London or the coast. We have a good selection of equipment including multiparameter, digital Xray and dental Xray to name a few. As a team we encourage CPD in all of our staff and then sharing the knowledge to those around them in meetings or clinical clubs.

About the Team and Culture

7 VS, 8VNS, 2 VCS, 9 Receptionist. We hold an annual dog show which is something both the staff and the community get greatly involved with, along with a summer works BBQ and Christmas party. Our social secretary gets us out of our comfort zone with escape rooms and games night, so any suggestions are welcomed.

Applicant Requirements 

An experience registered veterinary nurse who is able to perform all clinical duties to an excellent standard, a team leader and player and a focus toward patient and client care

Because our people matter

We recognise that our people are fundamental to the success of our business. Investing in our people, premises and processes is at the heart of what we do. In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from –
Work-life balance
•    6.6 weeks annual leave
•    Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
•    Your birthday as a paid day off
•    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 24 hours paid pro rata
•    Certificate support
•    Learning and development opportunities via the IVC Evidensia Academy
•    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
For a confidential chat or to discuss this role in more detail, please contact Nicola Grant, Talent Partner, on / 07977242410. Reference BH11960

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