Head Registered Veterinary Nurse

Head Registered Veterinary Nurse Carpenders Park, Hertfordshire Medivet Carpenders Park Full Time, Permanent

The role

We are seeking a Head Veterinary Nurse to join our practice at Medivet Carpenders Park


This role could lend itself to someone with clinical leadership experience or a RVN looking for their first Head Nurse role!


We offer clear Head Nurse career pathways, tailored by you to suit your individual needs as well as collective support with tips and tricks across the whole of Medivet and online learning which you can manage at your own pace.


So whether you’re an established HVN you’re taking the first step into a management role, you will have access to further training and support with all the tools to continue your professional development.


Joining our professional, personable team in the practice, you’ll deliver exceptional care by going beyond consulting to listen and empathising, putting patients and clients first, always.


As well as your day to day duties within practice caring for your patients and clients, you will have the drive and ambition to develop the practice optimising the client and patient experience, promoting safety while training, developing and leading the entire nursing team.  You will support the branch partner with account management, and a variation of administrative tasks to ensure the practice runs efficiently and effectively. You’ll also be proactive in maintaining your own professional and clinical skills, carry out accurate and timely reporting and explore ways that we can further develop our standards.      

our values being trustworthy, caring and progressive, you’ll also take the initiative in patient welfare and have caring, thoughtful communication skills. Just as important are the leadership skills essential to enabling your team to work as one and look ahead to see how they can be even better.

Key accountabilities

Salary and hours:


– Salary £32,500 per annum

– £750 CPD allowance with 2-days CPD leave

– RCVS, VDS and BVNA membership fees paid

– Access to the Employee Assistance Programme

– Exclusive company discounts and rewards scheme

– 100% attendance scheme

– ‘Peternity’ leave


The Branch


Medivet Carpenders park is in the heart of the Carpenders Park community. The clinic is led by an experienced Branch Partner and supported by a empowered and fantastic team, the clinic has a excellent and well-deserved reputation


The clinic is easily accessible with excellent transport links – free street parking is also available in our local area.


We feed into our award winning Hendon 24 Hour hospital where the exceptional care for our patients is continued out-of-hours, we also have access to advanced equipment such as Ultrasound, Endoscopy, Arthroscopy, CT and MRI.


Job number: FR04351