Head Nurse – Maternity cover

Head Nurse – Maternity cover up to £32,500 for year Warrington, Cheshire Medivet Warrington Full Time, Fixed Term Contract

The Role

We’re a community of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care. We’re set on building something extraordinary: creating the most forward-thinking and innovative place in the veterinary industry.

We’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work.

Our mission to deliver progressive, around the clock care means our employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.

We provide ongoing support to our teams, both in practice and through our dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from our advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.

 

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Head Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our two vet practice in Warrington, working alongside our 2 Vets.

This role is Maternity cover starting April 2024.

Our busy and well-established practice will suit someone who is passionate about exceptional patient and client care. The practice offers a high level of service to our patients and has access to our newly refurbished 24 hour hospital in Alder which hosts Liverpool’s Veterinary Emergency Service and provides a dedicated out-of-hours service to many other local Medivet and external practices.

The practice has its own on-site laboratory and a range of facilities such as endoscopy, ultrasound and digital X-ray.

Your average day will include a variety of nursing duties as well as assisting with clinical coaching within the practice. Full support will be provided as you will work closely within our experienced team.

We are looking for an experienced RVN who shares our passion for delivering outstanding service and care for our clients and patients. You may have previous experience leading a team or you’re ready to take the next step into a head nurse position. You will have a friendly and positive attitude and want to progress and expand your knowledge and skills further. This role is 40 hours per week working 1:4 Saturday’s

The Benefits

  • CPD allowance and in-house CPD available
  • Ongoing training relevant to your role
  • RCVS and VDS fees paid
  • 5 weeks paid annual leave
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards
  • A friendly, supportive environment within a rewarding role

Please do not hesitate to email alastair.king@medivet.co.uk for further enquiries.

The role

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Head Registered Veterinary Nurse to join our two vet practice in Warrington, working alongside our 2 Vets.

This role is Maternity cover starting April 2024.

Our busy and well-established practice will suit someone who is passionate about exceptional patient and client care. The practice offers a high level of service to our patients and has access to our newly refurbished 24 hour hospital in Alder which hosts Liverpool’s Veterinary Emergency Service and provides a dedicated out-of-hours service to many other local Medivet and external practices.

The practice has its own on-site laboratory and a range of facilities such as endoscopy, ultrasound and digital X-ray.

Your average day will include a variety of nursing duties as well as assisting with clinical coaching within the practice. Full support will be provided as you will work closely within our experienced team.

We are looking for an experienced RVN who shares our passion for delivering outstanding service and care for our clients and patients. You may have previous experience leading a team or you’re ready to take the next step into a head nurse position. You will have a friendly and positive attitude and want to progress and expand your knowledge and skills further. This role is 40 hours per week working 1:4 Saturday’s

Salary and Benefits

  • Salary up to £32,500 per annum
  • CPD allowance and in-house CPD available
  • Ongoing training relevant to your role
  • RCVS and VDS fees paid
  • 5 weeks paid annual leave
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards
  • A friendly, supportive environment within a rewarding role

Please do not hesitate to email alastair.king@medivet.co.uk for further enquiries.

Role accountabilities

Exceptional care is at the heart of everything we do at Medivet. That’s the care for our patients, our clients and for each other – we really want to make a positive difference through every interaction we have.

In this role you will:

  • Provide first class clinical care.
  • Provide exceptional client care giving clear updates on patients, resolving issues as they arise.
  • Observe the highest standards of regulatory and practice compliance.
  • Prepare accurate estimates for clients, ensuring payment and minimising debt.
  • Maximise capacity through the most effective utilisation of clinical skills.
  • Support and carry out colleague clinical mentoring/development.
  • Pro-actively support and share clinical best practice within and across clinics and the wider Medivet community.
  • Monitoring in-patients, providing care and appropriate diets.
  • Assisting vets during examinations and surgeries ensuring the correct procedures are followed for the cleaning and sterilising of instruments, equipment and materials.

Your skills and experience

  • RCVS registered.
  • Small animal practice experience.
  • A client-oriented approach, with excellent communication skills.
  • Experience of working to the highest medical standards.
  • Experience of working with a team to develop a practice.
  • Experience of building trusting relationships with colleagues, and working effectively as part of a team.
  • A great communicator, you will be an outstanding and positive example to others.

About Us

Medivet is a leading veterinary care provider, operating in the UK, Germany, Spain and France with more than 500 branches and 27 24-hour veterinary centres.

We’re proud to support a large, connected and growing community of colleagues who provide exceptional care, always there. That’s more than a strapline for us, we truly believe every interaction we have matters and that we can make a real difference.

We’re continuing our mission to deliver exceptional care, always there by creating great experiences for our patients, clients, and colleagues through a forward-thinking and caring environment where we make every experience better by using the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.
We love working with talented, like-minded people who want to stand out in their field and whose compassion for animals always goes way beyond their job. We have exciting plans for the future so come and join us on our journey.

Job number: FR05016