Experienced Veterinary Surgeon for large practice in West Midlands - No OOHs


Steph Ward
Our client are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate Veterinary Surgeon to join their close-knit team.

This is a 6 branch practice based in the West Midlands, with branches based in Walsall, Darlaston, Brownhills, Lichfield and Cannock. They are a strong team consisting of 9 FTE Veterinary surgeons with varying interests and 11 FTE Veterinary nurses, plus a strong support team of VCA's and dedicated receptionists.

The branches have digital x-rays machines, Ultrasound machines which are used for abdominal scanning and also echocardiograms. They own a laser therapy machine and laparoscopic equipment. The team support certificates and further personal development and currently have 4 vets studying for certificates in Surgery, Ophthalmology and Diagnostic imaging. The team also have special interests in cardiology, medicine, physiotherapy and exotics.

The team are looking for a new veterinary surgeon to join the team and help them to continue being able to offer a high standard of care to clients in both medicine and surgery.
The succesful candidate will enjoy a diverse day with duties involving consulting 9am-11am (15 minute consultations), operations are booked between 11am until 1pm, then a minimum of a two hour break in the afternoon before consulting restarts again from 4:30pm-7pm. This would be for 5 days per week, but could be flexible with part time applicants considered.
You will not be expected to work out of hours and the weekend rota is 1: 6 Saturdays 9am-3pm. Ideally the successful candidate would have experience in consulting and routine surgery and you will have use of a digital x-ray machine, laparoscopic equipment and ultrasound.

Salary for the role is between 40,000-45,000 FTE depending on experience and benefits include 5 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays, 5 days paid CPD leave / 1250 CPD Allowance per annum, Private Medical Insurance, VDS Membership paid and BVA Membership paid amongst other things.

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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