Full or Part Time Senior Veterinary Surgeon near Chesterfield

Location Derby
Discipline: Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon
Contact name: Julie Powell

Contact email: julie@brightleaf.co.uk
Job ref: 7435
Published: about 2 months ago
Our client is a two-site small animal practice in Derbyshire. The clinics are well equipped with all the usual kit, including digital x-ray with signal pet capabilities, Endoscopy (flexible) ultrasound and a full in-house lab, with the addition of a k-laser to support their chronic pain services. This is a supportive practice and encourage regular case discussions as case continuity is also very important them. As a team they care to the best of their abilities for patients and clients and for each other. We’re an extremely social bunch, there’s always something going on outside of work, including staff picnics (weather permitting) as well as attending an escape room experience. 

They are a dedicated, talented group of like-minded professionals – they are fortunate to have an excellent, efficient reception team and an exceptional, super-friendly nursing team who are hungry for knowledge and keen to achieve the highest standards of care – the emergency team are on sight so peace of mind for overnight care and a much improved work/life balance.  

-    A salary of up to £67,000 depending on experience.
-    Relocation support of £5000, they can provide temporary accommodation until you’re settled into the local area. This is a house that’s located near practice and they we can also provide a flat above the surgery as well.
-    Flexibility with hours, both full and part time applications will be supported.
-    The opportunity to progress into a Clinical Director position.
They are flexible on the hours depending on your preferences. A full time role would involve working 40 hours per week, they can offer either a 4 or 5 day week with 1:5 weekends. There’s no out of hours or on call required.  There is a very varied caseload, offering both medical and surgical cases. You’ll be working alongside the highly experienced and motivated team of 5 Vets, 10 RVNs, 2 ACA and a dedicated support team. The Clinical Director has a GP Cert in Small Animal Medicine, and one of the vets is due to start their medical cert as well. They are more than happy to support your development & growth by offering full support for certificate study. 

You will be an RCVS registered Veterinary Surgeon with competence in all routine medical and surgical procedures. Specific interests are welcomed and encouraged, so just let then know where your passions lie. The ability to work well within a team setting, and a high level of professionalism are required for this role, as is a high standard of clinical care. This role would suit an experienced Vet that’s looking to develop into a Clinical Director.

Salary is up to £75k pa DOE and there is a £5 relocation allowance available if required.
For more information on this role or if you would like to apply then please contact Juliep@brightleaf.co.uk or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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