About the Job

Head Vet Nurse

Salary up to £30,000 DOE plus benefits

Working out-of-hours doesn’t mean working all hours.

Vets Now have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Vet Nurse to lead the team in our Preston clinic, working 36 hours per week and only 1 in 3 weekends. As Head Nurse, you will be continually developing and mentoring a great team; ensuring the delivery of clinical excellence that Vets Now is known for is consistently delivered.

As well as nurturing and supporting emerging talent, Vets Now encourage all our Head Nurses to be ambitious in their own journey too. Whether you want to take on advanced learning with an ECC certification or participate in clinical research, Vets Now will support you. In addition to a generous CPD package, our Head Nurse will also benefit from a shift reduction to 1:3 weekends. Not only does this enable more to time to carry out integral managerial duties,  but ensures an excellent work / life balance.  

People are at the heart of what we do

That’s why we take a pioneering approach to people development. We have cemented our commitment to continuous development by heavily investing in CPD, ECC certification and coaching to give our staff the springboard they need to take their career to the next level. 

Join us for a work life less ordinary

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
  • Free holiday accommodation in Arran
  • 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

As well as providing a competitive package of rewards and benefits, we also take pride in celebrating our successes. This includes hosting an annual awards ceremony for those who have exceeded expectations. Clinical staff are also encouraged to attend our annual ECC Congress, the largest in the UK, which features an array of internationally accredited speakers, delegates and exhibitors.  

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