• Branch Clinical Nursing Manager

    Location: Springfield, Cranbrook Road, Hawkhurst, Kent Hours: Full time Practice: Cinque Ports Hawkhurst Salary: £32,000 per annum, Up to and depending on experience Practice Details Cinque Ports Hawkhurst

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Job Title: Branch Clinical Nursing Manager

Salary: Up to £32,000

Location: Cinque Ports Vets, all branches

Job Type: Permanent

Hours:  40 hours over 5 days with 1:5 weekends. Shifts are 8 1/2 hours with 1/2 an hour unpaid lunch, between 8:00 and 7:30, with a day a week admin, shift patterns flexible dependent on the business needs.

Here at Cinque Ports we have an excellent opportunity to welcome a Registered Veterinary Nurse to join and Lead our friendly and supportive team! 

Your roles and responsibilities

As Clinical Nurse Manager you will ensure that the nursing team across the business is managed as effectively as possible to support the growth of the practice. 

You'll work closely with the Clinical Director and Lead Nurses to identify areas of development needs within the nursing team to maintain a happy, efficient working environment, whilst ensuring practice policies and group policies are always adhered to. You will be involved in SLT meetings to help make changes from a business as well as a clinical perspective.

You will also be involved with Health and Safety procedures, team development, rota management, recruitment and line management and the role will be split 80% clinical, 20% non-clinical to help you achieve this.

We pride ourselves in our full nurse utilisation, providing our nurses with great job satisfaction. Our nursing team includes people with interests in a wide variety of areas including senior clinics, weight clinics as well as anaesthesia. We are also supported by our wonderful Patient Care Assistants who work alongside our nurses to achieve the highest standards of care for our patients.

Benefits

  • 5 weeks holiday + bank holidays + Birthday Leave

  • RCVS and VDS fees paid

  • External CPD funded

  • Extensive free online Linnaeus CPD program

  • Career progression opportunities

  • Staff discount schemes

  • Life Assurance

  • Enhanced sickness pay

  • Enhanced equal family leave

  • E-car salary sacrifice scheme

  • Recruitment referral reward scheme

  • Wellness program including:

  • Employee assistance program

  • Eyecare voucher scheme

  • Free annual Flu jab

  • Cycle to work scheme

About Us

Cinque Ports Vets have over 90 years' experience providing outstanding care for pets across Kent and Sussex. Working with VetsNow, we are able to provide a 24-hour emergency care service from our hospital, ensuring our patients continue to receive excellent round-the-clock care.


We are proud to say that we've been awarded Gold and Silver Cat Friendly Clinic statuses and multiple RCVS awards.

Cinque Ports Vets, as part of Linnaeus, 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.

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.

If you would like to apply for the role or for an informal chat to discuss further, please get in touch with Paige Suckley at Paige.Suckley@linnaeusgroup.co.uk

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 [email protected]

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