Experienced SA Vet for large team, inc some Hospital shifts - Staffordshire


Steph Ward
Our client in the cathedral city of Lichfield are looking for a passionate and ambitious veterinary surgeon to join the team on a permanent basis.

This close-knit team of 14 vets are supported by a large amazing team of experienced nurses and support staff. They all share ideas and help each other and are backed up by two certificate holders (in ECC and Anaesthesia/Analgesia) along with multiple colleagues who have special interests in soft tissue/orthopaedic surgery and diagnostic imaging.

Your time will be split between working at the hospital and at one branch enabling a client base to be built at both locations and allow the continuity of your cases. The branches are 10-20 minutes away from the hospital. The daily rota is split to allow you to perform surgery & work up your cases each day of the week.

The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic and well-rounded vet who prides themselves on their bed side manner and their drive to provide the best care for their patients.

The rota involves 3 full days and then 1 early finish (4:30pm) and 1 half day (1pm finish). You will be required to work approx 1 weekend per month; either a Saturday day or night OR Saturday day, Sunday day and night. You will get the following day off in lieu or the Monday and Tuesday off following working the big weekend.

Starting salary will be from 30k- 55k dependent on experience plus benefits (subject to pro rata)

CPD paid days and allowance
Private Medical Insurance
BVA Membership paid
VDS cover
Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service

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.