Head Veterinary Nurse

Location Epsom
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £35k + Benefits
Job ref: SGVRPNF
Published: 5 months ago

Join a small animal training practice in Epsom, who are looking for a Head Nurse to join their friendly and welcoming team on a permanent basis!


  • They are ideally situated close to the town centre and within a 7 minute walk of Epsom train station & offer free onsite parking.

  • The practice offers a range of state of the art equipment including digital X-ray, ultrasound with Doppler, a growing orthopaedic kit and separate dog and cat wards.

  • You will be joining a fun, hardworking, dedicated team of 2 vets, 3RVNs, 1 Practice Manager, 1 SVN, 1 VCA and 2 receptionists all trying to make a difference to clients by offering exceptional client care with community at our core.

  • The practice opened in 2016 and they have a passion for learning and keeping their knowledge up to date and thoroughly encourage and support the same within the hugely talented and caring team.

About you:

  • You should be a Head or Senior level RVN.

  • The successful candidate should have great communication and organisation skills and takes pride in working to a high standard. 

  • You will have an interest in and want to learn about the practice as a business as well as how to motivate a team to achieve their personal and practice goals.

  • You will be confident with all general nursing duties including the running of nurse clinics and ideally have experience of and enjoy coaching and mentoring student nurses.

Offering flexible hours (1 in 4 weekends) and no OOH, which will give the successful candidate a great work-life balance, which they actively promote, knowing how important it is for a happy workplace!

They offer a supportive and friendly working environment and in return for your hard work they can also offer you:

  • Dedicated CPD allowance

  • Competitive salary – negotiable depending on experience

  • No OOH

  • Company pension

  • Paid memberships (BVNA, RCVS, VDS)

  • 20 days holiday + bank holidays

  • Exclusive high street, online and company discounts

If you are an Experienced Veterinary Nurse looking to take a step into leadership - Get in Touch with Sophie Today!

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Sophie on 07519119233 or email a CV to sophie@lloydandcowan.com. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on 02887658068.

If you know someone else who may be interested, why not pass this advert on to them. ​If we successfully place someone, you've referred to us; we'll give you £200 in high street vouchers as a way of saying thank you. ​

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