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Experienced SA Vet in the Lake District


Steph Ward
Our client is looking for an experienced small animal vet in this friendly practice near Cumbria.

The team consists of seven vets (5.5 FTE) who not only offer great support but there is also a possibility of learning new skills from other colleagues. There are two branches with a great team of RVNs, student nurses and experienced receptionists. As the two branches are only a mile apart, they are able to offer excellent continuity of care and daily morning meetings ensure a team approach.

This a full time position with a 4 day week and will include some OOH's which is quiet with 1.5 in 6 weekends, and 1 in 5 week nights, backed up with RVN support. A maximum of a four day week allows quality time to enjoy the beautiful Lake District on your doorstep, yet fantastic transport links mean that nowhere is too far away.

The client offers great scope to develop your career with funding available for Certificates with a busy, varied caseload. Confidence in routine surgery and occasional sole charge responsibilities is required. RCVS, BVA and VDS Memberships paid.

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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.