Full or Part Time Consulting Only/or Surgical Vet in Referral practice near Wigan


Julie Powell

Our clients practice is a first opinion and referral hospital near Wigan. Due to the growth of the practice, they are looking for a 1st opinion Consulting (or regular) Veterinarian who wants to progress and is willing to go the extra mile to ensure strong client - practice relationships are maintained

The clinic is proudly independent run by the same family. They have a great team of staff that work towards the best possible outcome for the patient at costs that are accessible for most clients making them different to most referral centres. They have RCVS hospital status along with “OUTSTANDING” awards from the RCVS. They make a huge difference in the veterinary profession as there are not many places like them. Their facilities are outstanding and consist of MRI (in-house), CT (in-house), colour doppler ultrasound, video endoscopy, 3 theatres, DR x-ray suite just to name a few. The whole hospital is located on one floor so no need for stairs or lifts. With 7 vets, 12 RVNs and 4 Receptionists making up the cheerful, experienced and knowledgeable support team, clients receive an “outstanding” level of service.

The ideal candidate will be a great communicator, who emphasises on outstanding patient care and high client satisfaction. This is a great opportunity for a vet who enjoys consulting, does not wish to carry out any surgeries or a vet who wants support in surgery or imaging. With the support of certificate holders in surgery, dermatology and imaging as well access to state of the art facilities and equipment they offer the ability for vets to work up cases without the need for referral elsewhere.

You will be required to work a 4 day week 9am-6pm, weekends are 1 in 6 Saturdays, part time hours are flexible and can be to suit your needs. With no OOH, they offer an attractive salary and pension package. Accommodation is also available, as well as access to a vehicle if required. The candidate would have RCVS fees paid, support from the certificate holding vets, 40+ year qualified clinical director and in house CPD from diplomats. They have a large practice gym for staff only. They have annual staff BBQ’s and other staff gathering during the year to ensure all the team feel appreciated and included in moving the business forward. Staff pension and other benefits are available on application.

If this is role sounds of interest please email your CV through to [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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