Job ID: EG - 1023

Norwich, Norfolk, UK


Contract Type


Salary (Annual)

£31,000 - £34,000


20 - 40

Practice Type

1st Opinion


No Accommodation

Equipment CT Scanner MRI Scanner Digital X-Ray And More In-house Lab Ultrasound

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Evie Godwin

01626 245 098

Lead Veterinary Nurse (HVN) (Registered Veterinary Nurse (RVN))

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Salary up to £34,000 (Annual)

Above Average
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  • Generous CPD allowance
  • Certificates funded and supported
  • Company rewards and discounts
  • Contributory pension schemes
  • RCVS, VDS and BVNA fees paid
  • 20 days holiday + 8 bank holidays

Job Description

About The Role
Tempus Recruitment is working on behalf of a practice that is hiring a Deputy Head RVN to join their small animal practice.

They have ultrasound, digital x-ray, endoscopy, tonometry, slit lamp, gonioscope, tonometry, orthopaedic kit, multi parameter units for theatre and full in-house lab.

The Team
They have a supportive, experienced team with certificate holders in surgery and ophthalmology and two Vets studying for certificates. They also have 2 mental health first aiders in their team in practice. They know how to have fun whilst also being very supportive to one another. Their enthusiasm for their work ignites them as a team and they would love for you to join their work family!

You will be the line manager for all the SVNs and VCAs carrying out regular 1:1 meetings and appraisals. You will work alongside their Head Nurse and their Practice Development Manager to help with training of the SVNs and organising CPD for the team. Other daily tasks may include Rota Management, Holiday Request, Weekly Management Meetings alongside working as an RVN carrying out hospital care, operations, nursing consults and all other nursing duties.

Candidate Requirements
They are looking for an RVN that has been qualified for a minimum of 4 years and ideally with some previous skills and knowledge in leading a team.

The Rota
This is a full time role with a good work-life-balance, consisting of 4 days a week (with the same day off each week). They are also flexible to consider part-time applicants. The weekend rota is currently 1 in 4 and there are no OOH.

Interested In The Role?
If you think this role may be for you, or you would like some more information, please do feel free to reach out to Evie Godwin and she would be more than happy to help in any way that she can. | 01626 245 098

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