Salary: £35,000 – £55,000+ DOE
Package: Fantastic package available –
• A highly motivated, stable and supportive team environment
• Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service
• CPD paid days and allowance
• Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
• Private Medical Insurance
• BVA Membership paid
• Sponsorship for overseas employees
• Relocation packages, up to £10,000
Type of Work: Small Animal Vet Surgeon
Job Details: Our client is looking for a veterinary surgeon to join their team. This role would be ideal for a surgical certificate holder or someone with proven surgical ability and with the support of their clinical team will be responsible for coordinating surgery within their veterinary hospital and across their branches.
The candidate should be able to demonstrate the confidence to approach a full surgical caseload to include a range of orthopaedic and soft tissue surgeries. (Laparoscopic surgical experience is an advantage) with the desire to promote surgical excellence by providing support and training to their clinical team, from experienced vets to new graduates and nurses who are keen to support, develop and learn.
The position will be based at their main RCVS accredited hospital with a rota of working 41 hours per week over 4 days. The hours are from 8:00/8:30am- 7:00pm. They run an overlap service for emergencies-only for their clients at weekends, from when they close on a Saturday from 2:00pm to 5.00 pm and on a Sunday from 8:00am to 5.00 pm. This is based on a 1:9 rota. There is also a Saturday morning consult session, based on a 1:5 basis. They are a host practice for Vets Now so no out-of-hours cover is required.
They have a fantastic friendly team of Vets, dedicated qualified Nurses, and Support Staff, with a wide range of interests. The team includes vets who are already certificate holders, or are working towards their qualifications, in surgery, medicine, cardiology, and advanced general practice. They have excellent surgical and medical facilities with separate dog and cat wards and boast a comprehensive surgical kit that you would expect from a hospital standard clinic. They can offer an interesting and varied caseload, a generous salary, attractive holiday, and CPD package with encouragement and support given to undertake further qualifications. Additionally, health insurance and enhanced maternity pay over and above statutory rates are provided. Being a host clinic for Vets Now, enables patient continuity and excellent patient support on-site.
They are looking for an ambitious Veterinary Surgeon with proven surgical experience and background, the role is ideally suited to a certificate holder. You must have excellent communication skills, be committed to providing the highest quality of medical and surgical care with a willingness to nurture those within the team that wish to progress in their veterinary career. Whilst the role is predominantly surgical, your routine consult skills will also be used in support of the wider group.
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