Full or Part Time Mixed Animal Vet - near Morpeth


Julie Powell
Our client is an award-winning, purpose-built hospital located on the outskirts of Morpeth and easily accessible with onsite parking. They are now looking for a full time Mixed Animal Vet to join the team.

The main hospital has radiography/endoscopy, ultrasonography, dental, laboratory and hydrotherapy suites. There are 4 modern surgical theatres and 6 consulting rooms. The vets have a wide range of experience and interests and include several certificate holders. This is a nurse training practice and they encourage their nurses to continue their education post qualification. They provide their own out of hours service to give clients an excellent and complete on-site service with 24-hour nursing support. The equine facilities include 4 stables, stocks examination room, DR x-ray, gastroscope, videoscope, power float for dentals and ultra sound machine. They have an equine nursing assistant to assist with work ups at yards on site.

There are looking for Mixed Veterinary Surgeon to work between the small animal hospital and equine departments. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work at the main hospital as well as at one of the 7 branch practices where the workload is varied with both consulting and surgical roles possible. The equine department is expanding and as such they require an extra vet to contribute to the workload. Participation in the OOH rota is essential although they are happy to be flexible in the exact split of workload between small animal and equine. The clinical team is extremely supportive and aim to offer clients an excellent service. They encourage case continuity and aim to provide an excellent atmosphere to develop your own interests.

Previous experience working in both small animal and equine roles is preferred. Both senior small animal vets and the equine lead vet are willing to support and develop the right candidate if required. You must be an enthusiastic team player who enjoys first opinion practice. They are happy to consider a part time role for the right candidate. Further study including certificates are encouraged and supported. Drivers licence essential.

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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