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Head Registered Veterinary Nurse

Wolverhampton, West Midlands
To £35000 GBP Salaried
Closing date
31 Aug 2024

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Small Animal
Job Type
Head Nurse
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

Are you ready to lead our fantastic team as Head Veterinary Nurse?

Every day brings new and exciting opportunities at Wolverhampton Vets for Pets. As the Head RVN, you'll be at the heart of it all, Being the voice of our nursing team, while ensuring a supportive and thriving workplace.

About you:
Friendly and caring, You'll be the go-to person for our nursing team, guiding them through their daily tasks, mentoring student nurses, and ensuring everyone feels heard and supported. From handling complaints with care to running the show during surgeries and consultations, your expertise will shine in every aspect of veterinary care.

About the role:
Ideally, you would be experienced in all aspects of veterinary nursing and have some previous experience being a clinical coach and also managing rotas for a team. We would like to have you involved during management meetings, sharing your insights, suggesting solutions, and helping shape our long-term strategies. Your voice matters, and your ideas will help us grow and improve every day. Aside from your professional duties, you'll also get to add some fun to our days! Organizing birthday celebrations and social events helping to keep our practice not just a workplace but a community.
This is a full-time role between 35 and 40 hours per week. Saturdays are shared on a rota basis of 1 in 5 the opening hours are 9 to 5 and are factored into the weekly hours.

What we can offer in return:
  • Competitive salary to £35,000 for 40 hours per week DOE
  • CPD is encouraged and we offer an allowance of £1500 plus paid time off for day CPD.
  • Certificates can be supported so have a chat with us
  • Contributory pension scheme 3% employer and 5% employee.
  • In-house career development opportunity
  • Paid membership fees RCVS
  • Access to the reward hub which has colleague discounts and
  • 20% discount at Vets4Pets, Pets at Home and the Groom Room.

All we need from you is your passion for veterinary care, strong leadership skills, and a knack for problem-solving. If you're a qualified Veterinary Nurse looking to make a real difference, we'd love to hear from you.

If you like the sound of the above and would like to apply or find out further information, please email

Ready to lead, inspire, and have a blast doing it? Apply now and let's make a difference together as our new Head Vet Nurse!

We are an equal opportunities employer.

Location: WV3 9QZ

Pets just see people. They aren’t biased and they don’t discriminate. We take our inspiration from pets, and we value and respect difference in all its forms. Our aim is to reflect the diversity of the communities we operate in, and every colleague can help us achieve this. We encourage our people to be themselves so even if your skills and experience don’t perfectly align, if you think you can make a unique contribution through your values and behaviours, we want to hear from you!


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