Head Registered Veterinary Nurse

April 8, 2024

Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    April 8, 2024
  • Expiration date
    April 8, 2025

Job Description

Join our client’s vibrant new practice as a Head Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN). You’ll be part of a small, friendly team dedicated to providing exceptional pet healthcare.

As the successful candidate, you’ll oversee the day-to-day operations of their clinical team, offering support where needed and serving as a role model in your duties. You’ll also utilise your managerial skills to enhance workflow efficiency. Your role will involve nurturing the professional growth of their RVNs, guiding their development in surgical and medical specialties, and contributing to the training of their entire nursing and VCA team. Additionally, you’ll play a key role in conducting appraisals and clinical care audits, requiring the ability to inspire and motivate your colleagues.



  • Direct the daily operations of the clinical team
  • Provide support and act as a role model
  • Enhance workflow efficiency through managerial skills
  • Develop the potential of RVNs in surgical and medical interests
  • Contribute to the training of the nursing and VCA team
  • Conduct appraisals and clinical care audits
  • Inspire and motivate colleagues



  • Qualified Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN)
  • Demonstrable managerial skills
  • Experience in general nursing
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Genuine interest in animal welfare
  • Full-time availability (40 hours per week, including 1 in 3 weekends)



Our client offers an attractive remuneration package, including:

  • Salary range: £35,000 to £40,000 DOE
  • No out-of-hours or overnight inpatient checks
  • Generous CPD opportunities (including funded certificates)
  • Emphasis on well-being
  • Contributory pension schemes
  • Paid memberships (RCVS, BVNA, VDS)
  • Exclusive company and high street discounts and rewards, including 20% off Pets at Home.


If you’re passionate about delivering outstanding pet healthcare and exceptional customer service, they invite you to join their team.

Is this job not what you were looking for? We have plenty of opportunities for veterinary professionals on our website.