Full Time Experienced Veterinary Surgeon for Group of practices in East Midlands


Steph Ward
This client has 4 small animal practices, including a veterinary hospital site in the East Midlands area.
They have been offering personal care for clients and their pets for over 35 years and enjoy an established reputation of excellence in all aspects of veterinary medicine.

The team strive to form a lasting partnership with all clients and to utilise a teamwork approach to deliver the highest quality care and exceptional service to their pets. They also understand the special role a pet plays in the family and are dedicated to the well-being and comfort of these furry companions.

As a tier 3 hospital status practice, they are fully equipped with all the latest equipment, including digital x-ray, ultrasound, Laparoscope, in-house laboratory and much more. In addition, the practice has a very competent nursing team as well as a friendly and experienced reception team to which helps make the practice run as smoothly as possible.
The team of vets include certificate holders in Ophthalmology, Surgery, Medicine, Imaging and Dermatology.

If you enjoy working within a team that are confident and have a passion for providing high class animal care, then we would like to hear from you.

The position is for a permanent full-time veterinary surgeon to work within this 13 Vet team. The rota includes 3x 9am to 7pm shifts, 1x 9am to 4pm shift and 1x 8am to 12noon shift. Weekends are one and half Saturdays in 5 and 1 Sunday in 5 - you will have the Friday following the Sunday shift off to enjoy a long weekend.

The team embrace flexible working and would be happy to discuss a four-day week of 9am to 7pm each day. There are no out of hours but you would be expected to be part of the second on call rota one night a week. You will work in an extremely supportive and sympathetic environment with continued help from our team of vets.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working in a small animal practice, in return you will receive a competitive salary, a CPD allowance of 2,000 and/or 5 days, subscriptions to RCVS, VDS and one other of your choice and 25 days Holidays (pro rota for 4-day week) plus other benefits.

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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