Deputy Head Veterinary Nurse- Private Independent Practice

Location Southampton
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Paul McCay

Contact email:
Job ref: PMC8808
Published: 11 months ago

  • Market leading salary & benefits package

  • Independently Owned Group

  • Modern, state of the art Practice

  • Work/ life balance

Lloyd & Cowan Veterinary Recruitment is a Specialist Veterinary Recruitment Consultancy. We supply and successfully place candidates to all the major veterinary groups as well as 1000s of independent practices across the UK.

Therefore, we are delighted to be working with an Independent Modern Veterinary Practice in the Southampton, who are seeking to appoint a Deputy Head Veterinary Nurse.

The Role:

You’ll be a key member of our surgery’s team, responsible for helping to consistently deliver exceptional clinical care and customer service. This role assists the Head Nurse in driving the efficiency, effectiveness, governance and continuous improvement of the clinical activities within the surgery.

The Practice:

  • Surgery is purpose-built

  • Spacious and air-conditioned

  • Well-equipped consult rooms, operating theatres, dedicated dental suite, separate cat and dog wards and waiting areas, x-ray, dental x-ray ultrasound, air dental and laboratory equipment

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual:

  • Excellent organisational skills, who puts their patients and their owners first

  • Competence in nurse clinics and surgical nursing is essential; and you must be flexible in undertaking and sharing a full range of duties to support the efficient running of the surgery.

  • RCVS registered

  • Working with existing friendly and supportive team


  • Attractive salary- £28k to £36k

  • No OOH

  • Pension

  • CPD Allowance

  • Progression

  • RCVS fees

  • And much more…

For more Information or to express your interest in this Opportunity send a CV to Paul via the Link.