Full or Part Time Small Animal Vet - Burton on Trent


Julie Powell

Our client is a friendly, compassionate, progressive group, established for over 25 years, with 8 branches across the West Midlands, East Midlands, and Staffordshire. They are now looking for a Full or Part Time Veterinary Surgeon near in Burton Upon Trent.

The practice itself has been renovated to provide a spacious, light, and airy perfect working environment with large, bright consult rooms, theatre, prep room and separate cattery and kennels, digital x-ray, ultrasound and in house lab. They have a loyal client base, and the practice is highly trusted within the local community for providing exceptional veterinary care.

The dedicated, friendly, and experienced team pride themselves on providing the best care for pets and clients alike. They have the facilities and resources to enable staff to work in a low stress, well organised, supportive, friendly, family feel atmosphere. Maintaining a good working environment and job satisfaction for all staff is of high importance to the team.

The role is a permanent, full time position based on a 4-day week with Saturday mornings every other week and no out of hours. There is an excellent benefits package including an attractive salary in excess of 50,000 for the right candidate. Part time applications will also be considered.

This role would be suitable for someone wishing to advance their career who is either studying towards a certificate or would like to do so and increase their skillset. This is a large group, so there are potential internal progression opportunities. The team is made up of 1 junior Veterinary Surgeon, 2 Registered Veterinary Nurses and 2 Receptionists. Many of the vets and nurses hold or are engaged in postgraduate qualifications. You will have the support and knowledge from experienced colleagues within the group in such fields as Surgery, Small Animal Medicine, Exotics, Imagery, Ophthalmology, and a visiting cardiologist.

The ideal candidate will be a confident and experienced Veterinary Surgeon, who is as comfortable in theatre as in the consulting room and capable of delivering high quality and personable veterinary care. You will have excellent communication, organisational and motivational skills, be confident, enthusiastic, and forward thinking with a naturally calm, caring disposition. You will work with the management team in growing the business, driving the team, and maintaining wellness in the practice. Enthusiasm for sharing your skills and knowledge to mentor a younger vet in the first few years of their career will be essential.

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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