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Full Time Experienced Small Animal Vet for Independent Practice on the Dorset Coast


Steph Ward

Fantastic opportunity for an experienced small animal veterinary surgeon to join a family owned, independent veterinary group which has steadily grown since opening almost 10 years ago.

Due to their continued success, they are now looking for an additional experienced small animal vet to join them. The role will be covering two sites, providing continuity of care to clients and their pets. The role will be based around the Bournemouth area covering two sites which are 30 minutes from each other.

Both practices have in recent times have enjoyed a refurbishment and therefore provide a modern and welcoming working environment. There are dedicated theatres, on-site Laboratory equipment, digital radiography and ultrasound.

All hours will be considered for this role, full or part time, but the ideal candidate will need to be at least 2 years qualified. The working rota will be partly sole charge and so you will need to be confident and happy with consults, routine soft tissue surgery and be able to provide excellent client and animal care.

The working rota is ideally 4 days per week, with weekends on a 1:4 rota, working 1 x full Saturday 9am – 6pm and 1 x half Saturday 9am – 1pm. There are no out of hours with this position.

The salary package on offer is dependent upon experience with up to 5 days paid leave for CPD. Plus 33 days annual leave, inclusive of Bank Holidays, giving plenty of time and days off to enjoy the beautiful Dorset coastline.

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.