Head Veterinary Nurse – Full time – No OOH – £30K DOE – Reading

Full Time, Permanent

Leapfrog Recruitment are looking for a confident and enthusiastic Registered Vet Nurse (RVN) to lead our clients team of nurses at their Small Animal Veterinary Practice in Reading. The position is available on a full time, permanent basis and offers a competitive salary up to £30,000, dependent on experience.

Working rota: 

  • Full time, 40hrs per week over 5 days
  • 1 in 3 weekends
  • No OOH

Your general day-to-day nursing duties will include; theatre work, medical nursing, nurse clinics, and helping with reception if there is a need.

As Head Veterinary Nurse you will work closely with the Head Vet and Practice Principal to ensure that the practice’s core values are met and that gold standard care is provided to all patients that come to the practice. You’ll take pride in the delivery of exceptional clinical quality and care, encourage a progressive clinical culture, and ensure practice policies and procedures are implemented and adhered to by all of your team. Additional responsibilities such as student nurse training will be supported if this is of interest.

You would be joining a friendly team of 2 vets, 2 Registered Veterinary Nurses and 2 Animal Nursing Assistants, all supported by superbly efficient receptionists.

About you: 

You must be an RCVS Registered Veterinary Nurse, who is passionate and confident. You should be dedicated to providing stellar service to clients and their pets.


Up to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience.

Benefits include: 

  • RCVS membership
  • CPD paid days and allowance
  • VDS cover
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • Various discounts, including gym memberships & retail
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Service-related company sick pay
  • Initiatives focussed on employee wellbeing

Interested? Apply/ enquire via this site, or call/text/whatsapp 07585608386 and speak to Olivia for more information. 

Job Reference: FROG144

All applications are 100% confidential

Leapfrog Recruitment – Veterinary Recruitment Specialists – www.leapfrogrecruitment.co.uk 

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