Wayne Smith-Gillard

Administrative Team

Wayne Smith-Gillard
Wayne Smith-Gillard RVN Practice Manager

Wayne graduated from Nottingham Trent University in 1996 with a degree in Applied Biology, he had always wanted to work in a veterinary environment and had even completed a year’s placement in the veterinary hospital at London Zoo. After graduating, his first job was Deputy Head Nurse in a small animal practice, where the principal was well known for his experience with birds and reptiles.

Wayne started his veterinary nursing qualification in 1998 and qualified in 2000, by which time he was working at the Beaumont Animals Hospital in Camden. After qualifying, Wayne continued to work as a veterinary nurse for several more years and then became Hospital Manager at the Wanstead Hospital of the Goddard Veterinary Group. In 2006 he became practice manager for NKR Veterinary Specialists and from August 2011 started his own company working for various practices in London and Dick White Referrals in Newmarket, undertaking nursing, administrative and IT duties.

Wayne is currently between pets; having said goodbye to his two beloved cats Ruchi and Kimali in 2013. Other pastimes he enjoys are gardening, walking and the gym.