Full or Part Time Experienced SA Vet - South of Glasgow

Our client is based 40 minutes south of Glasgow, set among rich farmland above the River Clyde, in a bustling market town located in the beautiful lower Clyde Valley. Due to continued expansion, the small animal department currently have opportunities for experienced full time and part time vets.

The practice is a forward-thinking, established, Tier 3 RCVS hospital with an excellent reputation within the local community. There are 4-site mixed veterinary practice with three small animal practices within the group. The large team consists of 38 vets (of which 13 are small animal), with an experienced support team of RVNs and nursing assistants.

They are ideally looking for experienced and enthusiastic vets, skilled in general consultations and surgery, in the small animal, first-opinion hospital practice. The candidate must be able to deal with a wide variety of cases and be happy to mentor junior team members as required.
The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 2-3 years’ experience. Continuous CPD is strongly encouraged and, as most candidates will be considering further training, an RCVS certificate will be fully paid for if required.

The custom-built flagship practice is air conditioned, spacious, well equipped and includes Endoscopy, Ultrasound, Digital X-Ray, Laparoscopy, In-House Lab and dedicated Dental suite with dental x-ray.

The shifts required are flexible but would be roughly: Monday to Friday 8.30am – 5pm, plus one late night per week (to 7pm), and part of the on-call rota (1 in 10). When on-call, you must stay in the practice (accommodation on site) and will work one week of nights (no working during the day when on-call). There is also a separate 1 in 10 daytime weekend rota to give the night vet respite. Following the week of nights, the vets get a long 4-day weekend off; and a weekday off after the weekend of days.

In return they offer:
  • A competitive salary
  • VDS & RCVS fees paid
  • Pension
  • Annual bonus
  • CPD allowance
  • 29 days annual leave
  • Employee Assistance Program

For more information on this role or if you would like to apply then please contact [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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have over two decades of experience in the veterinary recruitment industry.