Full Time Feline only Veterinary Surgeon - near Portsmouth


Julie Powell
Our client has a feline only practice outside Portsmouth and are now looking for a Full Time Vet to join them.

The practice is in a great location less than 10 minutes’ walk to the beach and located on the high street, providing a great area to explore during your time off. The practice is fully kitted out and they are proud especially of the digital dental x-ray, ultrasound w/ colour doppler, handheld capnograph and K-Laser. You will be the second vet in a two vet practice with 3 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 2 receptionists and an ACA. The Clinical Director has an internship certificate in anaesthesia and is a confident ultra-sonographer.

There is a close-knit and experienced team who promote a friendly and supportive working environment. There are monthly team meetings and annual get togethers as well as celebrated birthdays. Internal CPD and transfer of knowledge between staff members is frequently encouraged along with regular lunch and learns. The salary will be up to 55,000 depending on experience.

The ideal candidate will an experienced feline friendly Veterinarian. The role will consist of working 40 hours per week from Monday to Friday (8.30-4.30 or 10.30-6.30) with 1:3 Saturday mornings (8:30-12:30). There will be occasional sole charge, but no OOH or on call. You will have previous experience who is confident with sole charge and dentistry (they are happy to teach dental radiography). Also, someone who has a desire to do a feline medicine certificate is encouraged but not required. Ultrasound experience is preferred but not essential. The best candidate would be a strong communicator with a positive attitude and social outlook as this is a community practice. Professionalism and personal responsibility are key expectations for this role.

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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