Experienced Veterinary Surgeon for First Opinion Practice in Lancashire

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and experienced veterinary surgeon to join this first opinion 6 vet team at a purpose built, award winning practice, on the Lancashire coast.

This practice has a well-established reputation in the local area and the caseload is very varied, they see a good mixture of routine cases but also some more advanced cases. They are exclusively a first-opinion small animal practice but welcome those with special interests, or those keen to work towards a Certificate. They are also a Vet Nurse training centre. (If you enjoy mentoring this is a great practice for you!)

The successful applicant will be self-motivated, have sound first opinion experience in both medicine and surgery; (a surgical bias would be an advantage but not essential), provide an exceptional level of care, have a desire to develop clinically and have strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Your role will involve working from a beautiful, light and spacious 12,000 sq foot building that houses separate dental, imaging and chemotherapy suites, surgical and orthopaedic theatres with dedicated cat and dog wards and their very own conference room facilities. This client are keen to keep progressing, with tier 2 status approved, hospital status will come later.

In return, you will be fully supported by our new Clinical Director whose aim is to provide a happy balanced working environment where Vets will be actively encouraged to follow and develop their own cases, progressing their clinical expertise through daily case discussion, participation in clinical meetings, outcome audits and undertaking focused CPD.

On offer for the right candidate os a salary based on experience, working a 4 day week with no OOH or on call. Weekends are on a 1 in 5 rota.

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.