Full or Part Time Head Small Animal Veterinary Nurse - Newport


Julie Powell

Our client has 6-branches located across South Wales, this role is based at the Newport branch. The practice has excellent access to Cardiff and Gwent regions. They are now looking for a Full or Part time Head Veterinary Surgeon.

The clinic is dedicated to providing a great service to their loyal client base, to help them to do this they have facilities such as an in-house lab, digital x-ray, state of the art ultrasound, and capnography.

They currently have 4 full-time vets and an experienced orthopaedic surgeon, supported by a hard-working team of 5 registered veterinary nurses, 2 student veterinary nurses and a receptionist. This is a very close-knit team and strongly encourage case discussions to help develop their skills and understanding.

This would be ideal for an experienced vet with an interest in mentoring colleagues, who is ready to take the next step in their veterinary career. Some of your day-to-day duties will include;

  • Performing first opinion consults
  • Supporting less experienced vets
  • Training and coaching new graduates
  • Performing basic and non-routine surgical procedures
  • Training others and delivering a high level of clinical care and standards
  • Maintaining clinical standards and adopting practice policies
  • Engaging the clinical team

They are open to both full/part-time applications for this role, working an average of 40 hours per week between 9 am-7 pm, with no weekend or out of hours work. The salary for this role is up to 65,000 FTE depending on experience.

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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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.