Farm Animal Veterinary Surgeon - Somerset


Steph Ward
Our client in Somerset seek a positive, pro-active farm animal clinician to join their happy team of 6 clinical Vet.

This is a farm-animal-only veterinary practice covering Somerset and East Devon and the practice prides itself on traditional service values, but with a modern approach, to complement the needs of today's farmers. They have an experienced team of farm vets, with expertise in the dairy sector.

Although experience would be an advantage, consideration will be given to a new/recent graduate as the team have vast experience of training and devloping new graduates and can offer unrivalled support for dedicated team members. They can also offer great CPD opportunities and training in-house and externally and by working with this team you will become a first-class Farm Animal Vet.

You will work a shared rota with a realistic workload and competitive salary with generous CPD allowance. Post-graduate qualifications are encouraged and supported.

The team consists of experienced Farm animal vets and nurses, plus dedicated TB testers to ensure clinical exposure in a dairy area with plenty of beef/calf work and an expanding sheep client base. You will be supported and have the freedom to focus on areas of interest.

Salary is dependent upon experience plus benefits including:
6.6 weeks holiday including Bank Holidays
Opportunity to buy and sell holidays
RCVS/VDS and two other membership subscriptions paid
Enhanced sick, maternity, and paternity pay
Healthshield cash plan
Discounted Veterinary fees
Cycle to work scheme.

Located on the beautiful Somerset levels and Quantock/Blackdown hills with access to the beautiful Jurassic coast this client can ensure a favourable work/life balance.

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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