Full or Part Senior Veterinary Surgeon near Durham


Julie Powell
Our client has two branches with Durham area who are close to each other are looking for a Full or Part Time Senior Veterinary Surgeon to join them.

Durham is a lovely city with excellent transport links to the North and South. There is a beautiful coast and dales nearby for people who prefer the countryside. Both sites are fully equipped and independent, facilities include digital radiography, dental x-ray, ultrasonography, endoscope, multiparameter, laser, and more. There are ten Veterinary Surgeons, nine Registered Veterinary Nurses, one Student Veterinary Nurse, two Auxiliary Nurses, and an excellent Reception Team. There is also have a supportive admin team who takes care of financial matters including insurance. The practice puts quality above quantity, this is to make sure that patients get excellent care and to make sure staff have a nice working environment. They aim to create a calm working environment where they have time to communicate with clients to ensure a pleasant experience for both staff and clients alike.

They are now looking for a Senior Vet, who is looking for that next step and the opportunity to develop others whilst also developing yourself then this could be the ideal role for you. As a senior member of the team, you will be required to carry out veterinary duties while supporting the team, but also contribute to the management team by working alongside the Clinical Director. The current vet rota consists of a 40 hour week over 4 days between the hours of 8am and 7pm Monday to Friday, plus 1 in 3 Saturdays. There are no OOH or on call with this role. The salary for this role is up to 60,000 DOE.

Ideally you will be an experienced Veterinary Surgeon with an interest in management, to work alongside the Clinical Director. You must be a team player, who has a great work ethic and shares their passion for delivering patient and client care of the highest standard.

If this is role sounds of interest please email your CV through to [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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