Full or Part Time Small Animal Vet - near Stafford


Julie Powell

Our client has a friendly, small animal practice based in the county town of Stafford, surrounded by the beautiful countryside that will appeal to the outdoors type, such as Cannock Chase great for mountain biking or Hiking or just Dog walking. The team are now looking for a Full Time Small Animal Vet to join them.

The practice has great links to public transport and excellent rail access to anywhere in the UK. The surgery is fully equipped with all the usual toys including an in-house Laboratory, Ultrasound, Digital X-ray and laparoscopy to name but a few. That being said the best thing about the practice is the fantastic team. There are 7 vets, who are supported by 6 registered veterinary nurses, 4 student veterinary nurses and 7 support staff, with 2 certificate holders on the team who can provide expertise on small animal surgery. They strongly encourage the staff to pursue their interests and also have 3 Vets currently doing Certificates in Small Animal Surgery, Feline Medicine and imaging.

The successful candidate will carry out several vet duties including First Opinion veterinary Consults, Vaccinations, Health Checks, Neutering, General Surgery and Diagnostics. The client is open to both full/part-time applications for this role, working on average 40 hours across 4 days per week, on a shared rota with a fair shift pattern. You will be required to work 1:7 weekends and there is no out of hours, however you may need to cover inpatient care should the need arise. Salary for this position of up to 55,000 FTE based on your experience.

The ideal candidate is a first opinion veterinary surgeon who has some experience working in a practice. You will be dedicated to putting animal care at the heart of everything that you do and fit seamlessly into the friendly team. An interest in medicine would be an advantage however, this is not a deal-breaker.

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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