Experienced Veterinary Surgeon for experienced team in Cheshire


Julie Powell
This single site, small animal practice with an established client base and a supportive and friendly team are looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join them.

The close-knit team is made up of 7 Vets, 7 Nurses and a team of 6 receptionists. They provide a high standard of care, and value and encourage professional growth for all of their staff; encouraging staff discussions and input through monthly meetings and regular appraisals.

Working from a purpose-built practice with off road parking and two operating theatres, in-house laboratory, tonometry and a multi parameter. They have separate dog and cat wards, an imaging room including digital x-ray and ultrasound. They are a RCVS accredited training practice and also an RCVS General Practice accredited. And are a cat friendly clinic and working towards being a rabbit friendly practice also.

The team are looking for an experienced, RCVS veterinary surgeon, confident in surgery and consulting with strong communication skills to be able to work well as part of a team. The team are flexible for the new Vet to work either full or part time.
The full-time working pattern runs from 9am -7pm with a half day each week. Mornings are a mix of operating or consulting from 9am – 12pm with one-hour admin at the end of the morning. Afternoon consults start at 2pm and run through until 6.30pm with half an hour admin built in. Bank holidays are limited and shared out fairly. The practice are open Saturday mornings, and the vets work 1:3, consulting 9am – 12pm with breakfast included and time in lieu given back the following Friday afternoon.
There are no OOH working required as this is covered by Vets Now. If your preference is a 4 day week or part time please don’t hesitate to apply as the team are open to discussion for the right candidate.

Salary Banding 35,000 - 50,000 (pro rata for part time), depending on experience, plus a relocation package of up to 5k if required and a welcome bonus of 1500.

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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