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Linnaeus Registered Veterinary Nurse in Winchmore Hill, United Kingdom

Location: 2 Station Rd, London, N21 3RB

Practice: Village Vet (Winchmore Hill)

Hours: 42 hours/week Monday – Friday, 1:6 Saturdays

Salary: Up to £34,600, depending on experience

Are you seeking a new opportunity in a thriving practice with an amazing team and plenty of opportunities for growth and development? Keep reading! We're looking for a Nurse to join our Winchmore Hill team and would love to hear from you.

In this role you will be a key a member of the nursing team, working effectively with the Head Nurse & Clinicians. Our nurses utilise their skills in a variety of settings when supporting and managing the patient journey from diagnostics to anaesthesia, surgery, nursing care and nurse consultations. This role offers the opportunity to participate fully in management of complex cases and opportunity to develop skills in nutrition, geriatric health and behaviour via our nurse clinics.

The practice is part of the borough of Enfield, North London and located within walking distance of Winchmore Hill over ground station, close to local amenities and shops. We see a variety of interesting first/second opinion cases including Ophthalmology, Imaging, Orthopaedic and soft tissue surgery along with non-routine medical cases. Our nurses are key to providing excellent care and supporting clinical standards. We are a training practice so an interest in supporting students so clinical supervisor or mentoring experience would be supported.

The Nursing Career Framework is designed to support career progression and development and supports clinically focussed pathways and a people leadership pathway.

Our Nurse Career Framework also supports a competitive salary reflecting skills, and experience held while identifying future goals and opportunities

CPD including advanced qualifications is actively encouraged as this facilitates development of the veterinary nursing teams to ensure the team are fully utilised and able to work at the top of their licence.

Benefits

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays

  • Additional paid day off to celebrate your birthday

  • Enhanced equal family leave

  • Enhanced sickness policy

  • RCVS & VDS fees paid

  • CPD allowance and allocated CPD days

  • Access to an extensive range of clinical and non-clinical learning and development programmes

  • Progression & development opportunities

  • Staff discount schemes

  • Discounts with PetPlan

  • Wellness program, including;

  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)

  • Gym membership discount

  • Cycle2Work scheme

  • Eye care vouchers

  • Flu vaccine voucher

  • Recruitment reward scheme

About Us

Village Vet is a progressive, forward-thinking, premium veterinary group, based in London, Hertfordshire and Cambridge. We have a mix of small and medium-sized first opinion practices supported by four large 24-hour hospitals.

We have a strong recognisable brand, and we are looking for people who share our vision and our culture. We have over 400 staff members across our 30 sites and are very proud of our achievements.

We believe in supporting and investing in our staff and facilities, ensuring that our clients and their pets receive only the very best care. Our staff are motivated and encouraged to gain additional qualifications across all levels of employment and we offer a structured programme of career progression within our group.

Our clinicians are well supported by a cohesive team of nurses, students and patients care assistant’s (including a dedicated night team) all of which are actively supported in their career development as part of the Linnaeus nursing framework.

Our vision is to be recognised as an exceptional and trusted provider of primary veterinary care to our patients and clients within the communities that we serve. Every patient, every client, every visit.

Part of an amazing global family

Being part of this amazing global group gives us the benefit of a huge network of experts and specialists, a future we can invest in and the security that allows us to concentrate on what we do best – caring for pets. We are proud to count some of the finest specialists, veterinary surgeons and nurses in the UK among our team. Being part of the Mars family of businesses provides huge development opportunities across the group for our Associates.

The future of the veterinary world is at the heart of everything we do. We are all individual but two important things bring us together: a commitment to excellence and our passion to make A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS.

Linnaeus is owned by Mars, that makes us part of their 70,000 Veterinary Health Associates who spend their days thinking about the 400 million pets of the world and how to improve their lives. Being part of this amazing global group gives us the benefit of a huge network of experts and specialists, a future we can invest in and the security that allows us to concentrate on what we do best – caring for pets.

Our Associates are fundamental to our success, and we are proud to count some of the finest specialists, veterinary surgeons and nurses in the UK among our team.

Being part of the Mars family of businesses provides huge development opportunities across the group for our Associates.

Linnaeus is an equal-opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment, we are committed to fostering a culture that is inclusive and diverse for all our associates.

If you would like to apply for this role, please click the Apply Button or for more information, please feel free to reach out directly to our Talent Acquisition team at careers@linnaeusgroup.co.uk

At Linnaeus, we are committed to supporting the physical and mental health of all our Associates. We have an amazing team of Mental Health First Aiders (MHFA) across our practices and central support office in addition to a confidential Employee Assistance Programme which is available for everyone. For more information, click here https://www.linnaeusgroup.co.uk/about-us/health-and-wellbeing

Interested in learning more about our current Nurse opening and for a confidential conversation, please get in touch with our Talent Acquisition team at cherie.dean@linnaeusgroup.co.uk

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