Head Veterinary Nurse, Jobs, Northern England, Preston

Head Veterinary Nurse - Preston

Principal Nurse Manager

  • Job Ref: 13508
  • Posted on April 5th 20182018-04-05

Head Veterinary Nurse Job – Preston

Salary negotiable DOE

Are you ready to lead the next generation?

Vets Now Preston are looking for a registered veterinary nurse to lead from the front in delivering emergency and critical care at a time when its needed most and ensuring clinical excellence is maintained at all times. You will keep your own surgical skills on point and mentor and develop your team so that you are all delivering the clinical excellence that Vets Now is known for. Not only do they support and nurture Registered Veterinary Nurses, our Principal Nurse Managers also manage the support team of Animal Care Assistants and Receptionists.

Working nights and weekends? Yes, but it’s still the most rewarding job in the industry.

Let’s be honest, working as an out-of-hours Principal Nurse Manager is challenging. With unsociable hours and a diverse range of cases a career in emergency and critical care will test your clinical and surgical skills. Yet with unpredictability comes opportunity. With a Principal Nurse Manager role at Vets Now you will be exposed to cases you simply wouldn’t experience in general practice.

What we can offer you

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:

  • 6.6 weeks annual leave

  • Pension contributions

  • Professional membership fee's

  • Free holiday accommodation in Arran

  • 50% discounted staff pet care plan

For further information on this role please call Julia in our recruitment team on 01383 841181 or email julia.duncan@vets-now.com

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Why Work at Vets Now?

Rewards and benefits

As part of the Vets Now team your package will include RCVS membership, EVECCS and IVECCS membership, VDS cover and access to a contributory pension scheme.

Exciting caseload

Working in emergency means no two shifts are the same. You'll see a wide and diverse caseload that will give you the opportunity to use all of your clinical skills.

Owned and run by vets

Vets Now was established by our chairman Richard Dixon, a vet who wanted to help the profession by meeting the growing demand for out-of-hours emergency care. We still put the profession at the heart of everything we do.

Career development

No matter what stage you’re at in your career we’ve got the openings that will help you grow and develop. Whether you want to expand your clinical skills or move into a management role we will support you.

CPD and training

You'll receive a generous CPD allowance and access to one of the most innovative training programmes in the profession. Our team of emergency and critical care specialists shape our clinical training and every year we host the UK’s largest ECC congress.

Working out of hours

We look after our teams, no matter what time of the day or night they work. Working out of hours will give you the opportunity to spend your days doing the things that fit in with your lifestyle.

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