Barton-Le-Clay - Head Vet Nurse

Kira Heggie
Up to £42000 DOE plus benefits
07 Oct 2019
07 Nov 2019
Contract Type

Head Vet Nurse 

Up to £42,000 DOE plus benefits

Start the rewarding career you deserve by joining Vets Now

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. In our Barton-Le-Clay clinic you will be in a busy and fast paced clinic with a large case load. You will be working alongside an experienced and supportive team of Vets, Nurses, ACAs and Receptionists.

Strive to be the best in the business

The Head Nurse role with Vets Now is a Clinical and operational role. We are looking for a strong, exceptional leader/coach and mentor. You will be mentoring a nursing team to that they can deliver the best possible care to clients and their pets. You will have dedicated management time within your working week to focus on coaching and mentoring, among other duties, so that you can make the most of a high trained team of Vet Nurses. 

A fair rota pattern

You will be working a fair rolling rota pattern. This will include 1 in 2 weekends and weekday nights – split between clinical and management hours. Shift times may include:

Monday – Friday: 1900-0900
Saturday/Sunday nights: 1900-0900
Saturday day:1200-1930
Sunday day: 0830-1930
Saturday back shift: 1800-0000
Sunday backshift: 1800-0200

Are you ready to lead the next generation?

With Vets Now, a Head Nurse will have a clear progressive pathway to success. From accredited ECC certification support to dedicated CPD allowances, we will support you in taking control of your own career development and help nurture your skills. You will also have the ability to shape the careers of emerging talent through coaching and mentoring.

We look after you so you can look after them

Recognising hard work is really important to us. Our employees are our greatest asset which is why we offer a first class benefits and rewards package that includes:

  • 6.6 weeks pro rata annual leave
  • Your birthday as a paid day off
  • Private medical insurance
  • Comprehensive CPD allowance
  • Pension contributions
  • Professional membership fees
  • 50% discounted staff pet care
  • Death in service of two times annual salary
  • Membership of employee wellbeing programme
  • Company sick, maternity, paternity and adoption pay schemes

 Please get in touch with Kira in our Talent team to discuss on 01383 841181 or email 

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