An exciting opportunity has become available at our Prescot branch as a Head Veterinary nurse.
Strong mentorship and support will be available to help you develop your career and get the most satisfaction from your role. You will have the opportunity form part of a community of Head nurses, a platform which activity promotes the sharing of ideas and suggestions with other head nurses within the region.
Clinical coach experience would be desirable, with a passion to support and develop future student nurses whilst leading by example. You will be fully supported within your move and we will offer full management training through our dedicated in-house Head Veterinary Nurse Development Program.
Joining our professional, personable team in the practice, you’ll deliver exceptional care by going beyond consulting to listen and empathising, putting patients and clients first, always.
As well as your day to day duties within practice caring for your patients and clients, you will have the drive and ambition to develop the practice optimising the client and patient experience, promoting safety while training, developing and leading the entire nursing team.
You’ll also be proactive in maintaining your own professional and clinical skills, carry out accurate and timely reporting and explore ways that we can further develop our standards.
As a RCVS Registered Veterinary Nurse, you’ll already have good knowledge of how a dynamic, practice runs efficiently and effectively. Sharing our values being trustworthy, caring and progressive, you’ll also take the initiative in patient welfare and have caring, thoughtful communication skills. Just as important are the leadership skills essential to enabling your team to work as one and look ahead to see how they can be even better.
This is a full time role working 40 hours per week with 1:8 full weekends.
Salary and benefits:
CPD leave plus CPD allowance
Enhanced Maternity and Paternity leave
5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays
Medivet Prescot is a busy two vet practice lead by experienced Vet Johann and Head Nurse Vicki who is also a Clinical Coach.
The team also has part time Client Care Assistant Lorraine, Patient Care Assistant Lauren and SVN Anna.
Prescot is located in a nice residential area with parking available at the front of the building and is 15 minutes from the main hospital. The facilities include x-ray, ultrasound, theatre and a kennel room.