Full or Part Time Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon - near Colchester

Our client based in Colchester is looking for an additional Small Animal Vet to allow a better work/life balance for their existing team. With this in mind the practice are open to full or part time candidates with flexibility on hours and days required to suit your needs.
The practice has fantastic facilities and equipment including digital X-ray, ultrasound, a new dental machine and the practice is constantly investing and open to exploring new passions and interests. There also are regular visiting specialists in cardiology, orthopaedics and internal medicine. There is a team of 3 full time vets and one part time vet, with varied interests including surgery, emergency and critical care and imaging. The nursing team consists of one full time RVN, 3 part time RVNs and 2 VCAs. The support team consists of 5 receptionists and the practice manager.
The full time role would involve working 4 weekdays 8am to 6.30pm or 8.30am to 6.30pm with one day off each week. In addition to this there would be an equal share of the Saturday mornings, currently one in four, 8.30am to 12noon. There is no out of hours. Ideally you will be someone who wants to get involved in team work and progress your career. The day to day duties are varied and happy the client is support any interest that you have. All vets have regular consulting times and time for operating/dental/imaging. There are regular breaks throughout the day to allow for contacting owners, meaning that even for part time staff case continuity can be achieved.
Ideally you will be self-sufficient and confident in all basic veterinary work. It is very important to that you will enjoy working as part of a team and share the teams aspirations to continually improve both your own and the practices clinical standards, through promoting the practices learning culture. Therefore, excellent communications skills and a cheerful outlook are 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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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.