About the Job

Deputy Head Vet Nurse

Up to £32,000 plus benefits

Are you ready for the next step in your career?

Due to the expansion of our state of the art hospital in Glasgow, we are looking for a Deputy Head Veterinary Nurse. Working with specialists renowned in their field, a Registered Veterinary Nurse who can build effective working relationships, lead from the front and simultaneously drive clinical excellence would be an ideal fit for this role.

Role responsibilities

This role will involve supporting the Head Veterinary Nurse in delivering gold standard clinical and client care across the nursing and support teams. You will assist in delivering the operational and managerial demands required to ensure a productive, commercial and client focused service at all times.  Other responsibilities include overseeing the daily running of the hospital, which includes the running of the clinical floor, responsibility for the stock ordering and day to day staff management. Therefore, a demonstrated history of successful team management within a similar setting is essential.

You will also provide door to door nursing care for hospitalised patients include clinical monitoring drug administration, routine nursing management, discharging and subsequent patient management.

What we can offer you

Vets Now have revolutionised the way emergency veterinary care is provided. Since 2001, we have grown to become the UK’s leading provider of emergency and critical care, thanks in part to the dedication and clinical excellence of our clinic teams. Recognising hard work is very important to us. Our employees are our greatest asset which is why we offer a first-class benefits and rewards package that includes:

  • Comprehensive CPD allowance
  • 6.6 weeks annual leave
  • Individual Private Health Care Insurance
  • Pension contributions
  • Full professional membership fees paid
  • 50% discounted staff pet care
  • Death in service of two times annual salary
  • Membership of employee wellbeing programme
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Company maternity, paternity and adoption pay scheme
  • Your birthday as a day off

Please get in touch with Julia in our Talent team to discuss on 01383 841181 or email [email protected]