Head RVN | Veterinary Surgery

Head Veterinary Nurse | Specialist Clinic
£33,000 + Benefits (Generous CPD etc.)

Are you a Veterinary Nurse seeking a new challenge?

Are you looking to progress your career in a practice that values pets above all else?

We are delighted to be working with one of the Nations’ leading providers of Veterinary Care to search for a friendly, ambitious Registered Veterinary Nurse to join and lead the team at a specialist clinic.

What is the job?

As the Head Registered Veterinary Nurse, you should be a confident all rounder and understand every aspect of first opinion, general practice nursing. Whether you are showing a student how to analyse a blood sample or working with one of our surgeons scrubbing in theatres, you will be able to apply your knowledge and think on your feet with ease. The HRVN is the direct line manager of the team of nurses and will also support students and VCAs and will be responsible for rotas, disciplinaries and 1-2-1s.

This is a permanent role where you will join the weekend rota, currently set at 1 in 4 Saturdays. There is no OOH or night work required.

The Clinic:

We see Small Animals and Exotics so knowledge of some more niche animals than your usual cats and dogs will make you stand out. We cover all sorts of cases including orthopaedics, Key-hole surgery, dermatology, soft tissue, endoscopy and ophthalmology. On the site, we have a state-of-the-art digital X-ray, ultrasound and operating theatres. The consult rooms are large and have plenty of light We already have an established team consisting of 5 Vets, 4 Nurses and additional students and support staff.

What’s in it for me?

The starting salary on offer is £33,000 DOE but has flexibility depending on the candidate and the skills they bring.

You will also get loads of benefits including:
– 30 days annual leave
– Health care plans
– Generous CPD allowance
– Discounts in local shops
– Loads more – feel free to reach out and discuss.

Where is the clinic?

This role is based in South Birmingham. Commutable from Kidderminster, Redditch, Dudley, Edgbaston, Bromsgrove, Droitwich Spa and all surrounding areas.


Compass Associates Ltd are working in partnership on this vacancy. If you are not interested, but know someone who is, we offer £200 vouchers for each successful recommendation.

Contact details:

If you wish to apply for this position or would just like some more information, please contact Theo Hoten on 023 9421 4488 or email a copy of your CV to: [email protected]


Theo Hoten (MREC CertRP)

Senior Consultant – Veterinary (South)

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