Lead Registered Veterinary Nurse

Location Oxford
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £30k + Benefits!
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email: sophie@lloydandcowan.com
Published: about 16 hours ago

**Join a Busy, well equipped, family feel 3 branch practice seeking a Lead RVN to join their expanding team...**

About the Practice:

This practice is a Tier 2 RCVS Accredited and ISFM Silver Certificated 3 branch practice based in and around the beautiful city of Oxford. All 3 sites are training practices.

They are well equipped, offering aseptic theatres, multi-parameters, bair huggers, x-ray, ultrasound and dentistry at all 3 branches. We also offer laparoscopic procedures and orthopaedics, alongside a visiting Cardiac Specialist and Physiotherapist.

The team have interests in exotic pets and reptiles, hold medical, surgical, acupuncture and behaviour certificates and other interests are fully encouraged.

The Role:

Motivated and positive RVN to lead the nursing team within one of the practices, to include but not limited to

  • Advocating and driving nurse consults and clinics

  • Ensuring the smooth day to day running of the practice

  • Supporting and coaching our SVN's

  • Ensuring the maintenance and repair of equipment


  • This role would be working shifts of either 8-5 or 10-7, 5 days a week or 8-7, 4 days a week.

  • Other hours/days and part time applications considered.

  • Currently they work one in four Saturdays from 8.30 to 5pm, with time in lieu offered, no Sundays and bank holidays on a rotation basis (less than one a year, with pay and TOIL offered)

In return, on offer:

  • Attractive salary of up to £29k

  • Relocation package

  • Week long induction programme

  • Up to 7 weeks holiday + Bank Holidays with our buy and sell holiday scheme, pro rata

  • Access to our ShareSave Scheme

  • Industry leading maternity and paternity leave

  • Discounted pet products and treatments

  • Other flexible benefits to include cycle to work and discounted gym membership 

If you are a Registered Veterinary Nurse looking to dive into a Leadership role - Get in Touch Today with Sophie!

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.

All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.