Fantastic Opportunity for an experienced, progressive Veterinary Surgeon, near Bournemouth


Steph Ward
This long standing, forward thinking, small animal practice have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced veterinary surgeon to join their team in Bournemouth, less than 10 miles from the seafront.

This 5 branch group in beautiful Dorset have a long history and a fantastic local reputation. Their size and adaptability creates the opportunity to be flexible about the role they can offer to best suit the new candidates strengths and aspirations. The team will encourage and support you to find your niche and value the contribution that new colleagues can bring. They will enthusiastically support the professional development of any staff’s skills at every stage of their careers and pride themselves on their collaborative atmosphere led by the teams advanced practitioners, certificate holders and approachable team leaders.

Across the whole team they have vets with interests in medicine, cardiology, ophthalmology, acupuncture and dentistry as well as hosting the Petfit rehabilitation and physiotherapy centre at our Bournemouth branch. The practice embrace new ideas and innovations and offer special services which their staff have wanted to develop. They host regular surgery days with a peripatetic orthopeadic surgeon and offer acupuncture and therapeutic laser. The team also have a top of the range endoscopy/laproscopy tower and are offering keyhole spays and procedures as well as medical diagnostic investigations with a range of flexible and rigid endoscopes. In addition to this they have an advanced ultrasound machine and recently invested in DR digital radiography to deliver a high standard on internal medicine and cardiology. They have a dedicated dental theatre with a dental radiography.
This unique structure provides all vets with the opportunity to get to know their own clients whilst offering specialist services and allows the team to follow cases through in-house without the need for as much external referral.

The full time team members have a 4-day working week, with the same day off each week. Part time and flexible working applications are also welcomed.

There is an equal share of Saturday mornings but these are no more frequent than 1 in 3 but no on-call shifts as this is covered by Vets Now.

For the successful candidate there is a wide ranging benefits package supported through the wider group, a salary of between 30k - 55k dependent upon experience and a relocation package available if needed.

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

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Bright Leaf Recruitment is a recruitment agency specialising in veterinary recruitment. We have been placing exceptional veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses in great roles around the United Kingdom, Dubai and Australia since 2010. Our team of expert recruiters have over two decades of experience in the veterinary recruitment industry.