Experienced Equine Veterinary Surgeon for Expanding Team near Perth, Scotland

This progressive and supportive practice are looking for an additional equine vet to join and support this expanding team near a beautiful market town on the edge of the highlands with easy access to Glasgow and Edinburgh.

This 6 vet experienced team, along with an excellent team of RVN’s, use their skills to their full potential in a respectful, dedicated, and supportive manner.

The team are proud to offer their clients ultrasound scanning, digital x-rays and endoscopy, and regularly carry out tendon and reproductive ultrasound scans on visits and at their premises. They undertake simple surgical procedures (geldings, hernia repair, sinus trephination) and refer more complicated cases to Glasgow or Edinburgh vet schools with whom the team have a close working relationship. They also refer cases on to the Clyde Vet Equine Hospital in Lanarkshire.

Lameness examinations take place in a secure area with both hard and soft trot ups and a smooth hard surface for assessing lameness when lunged. This area is large enough to accommodate trailers with ample turning room.

This role is largely first opinion ambulatory work looking after pleasure and sports horses with some stud work, and the working rota / terms to be discussed at interview.

Salary will be dependent upon experienced and include benefits including:

6.6 weeks holiday including Bank Holidays
Opportunity to buy/sell holidays
Enhanced maternity/paternity pay
RCVS/VDS and two other membership subscriptions paid
CPD is 1750/ 5 days paid CPD leave, and more if you are a certificate holder

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.