Full Time Mixed Animal Vet - 30 mins north or Aberdeen


Julie Powell

Our client is a growing mixed practice based just 30 minutes north of Aberdeen. They are looking to expand their team of 12 full time vets.

They are looking for a full-time mixed vet join their friendly them. This is a genuinely mixed practice offering an excellent work live balance, allowing you to enjoy the nearby, mountains, sea and city. Normal working hours are 8.30am – 5pm over a 4-day working week, with 33 days annual leave pro rata per annum.

The practice proudly offers their own out of hours 1:10 to increase to 1:11 when this role is filled. There are always two vets on call, one as the first response and the second as a backup. Vets are rewarded with a 4-day weekend after a weekend on call and an additional cash benefit per OOH call.

There is a structured rota guaranteeing a good work mix for the mixed animal vets, with set operating days, allowing for plenty of time to work individual cases up to a high standard. The practices operate with 15 minute consults.

There is a large team of experienced nurses and an excellent range of up to date equipment, including large and small animal endoscope, sector and linear ultrasound scanners for farm work, equine ultrasound, a high quality small animal ultrasound machine, a well as digital x-ray. There is a friendly and supportive team that fosters a learning environment and there is a weekly clinical meeting.

The ideal candidate for the mixed role would be able to work across all areas (small, large, equine), but would have the freedom to build on any field that especially interested them. Similarly, the small animal Vets are encouraged to explore any fields of special interest. CPD is actively encouraged, with a generous allowance, professional fees and subscriptions are paid for. Car available if required.

For more information on this role or if you would like to apply then please contact [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.