Charlene Oosthuizen BSc(Hons) RVN GradDipVN Head Veterinary Nurse started her career as a Saturday girl with us after completing some work experience in 2003. She graduated in 2009 with a BSc from the Royal Veterinary College and started work at a local referral hospital. She passed her graduate diploma in Professional and Clinical Veterinary Nursing, also at the Royal Veterinary College in 2013 and was subsequently promoted to Ward Supervisor. She joined us in 2019 as she felt ready to take on a new challenge as Head Veterinary Nurse. She lives in Hitchin with her husband and Miniature Wire Haired Dachshund, Bristle and is very passionate about patient care and anaesthesia.
Charlene is currently on maternity leave.