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  • Clinical Nursing Manager

We are looking for an individual who is passionate about leading and supporting their team to provide the highest level of care for our patients.

Salary: £28000-£30000

Location: Oak Barn Vets

Job Type: Permanent

Hours: 40 hours pw – 8 hour shifts over 5 days per week. 1 in 4 Saturday mornings.

About us

Oak Barn is a first opinion practice situated in a beautiful location in Shalford, Surrey. We carry out a range of procedures, including laparoscopic spaying in our large theatre and have in-house lab equipment, endoscope, X-ray, ultrasound, and separate dog and cat wards (we have an ISFM Feline Friendly Accreditation!) We also have The Wellness Centre on-site, where we can offer our patients hydrotherapy, laser therapy, and physiotherapy treatments

Your role and responsibilities

The Clinical Nursing Manager (CNM) role is key to the businesses ability to provide a high level of clinical standards. This will include strategic, professional and operational leadership to the nursing team across the practices.

We are looking for an individual who is passionate about leading and supporting their team to provide the highest level of care for our patients.  You will be working as part of the senior leadership team to give a voice to the nurses and advise on the nursing impact of decisions.  Whilst this is a leadership position, the role will involve taking an active part in clinical duties for 80% of your working hours.

We believe that our nursing teams should have representation at a senior level within all our practices and therefore, the role of Clinical Nursing Manager has been created to provide a platform for Nurses to develop whilst also having a say in strategic business aspects.


  • 5 weeks annual leave plus your birthday off 
  • RCVS /VDS membership fully funded 
  • Wellness Programme 

If you are looking to work within a progressive team dedicated to providing the very best of healthcare and advice, please email your CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Part of an amazing global family

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.