Full Time Small Animal Senior Vet - Newton Abbot


Julie Powell
Our client is a very well-respected veterinary practice known for its high standard of patient care and client care. The team are now looking for a Full Time Senior Vet to join the team.

The practice is equipped to a high level with excellent diagnostic imaging facilities including ultrasound, radiography, and dental radiography. The practice has access to CT locally if needed. The clinic offer exotic medicine and surgery as well. practice has a team of experienced clinicians and you can easily liaise with colleagues with interests and further qualifications (certificate/AP/Specialist) in a range of areas including exotics, cardiology, medicine, dermatology, soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery, endoscopy, ophthalmology. You will be encouraged and supported to develop your own interests. The practice is close to the moors and the sea with great cycling routes and sites to go hiking running kayaking swimming paddle boarding and sailing.

The role has become available due to one of the veterinary team moving to a referral centre internally, to pursue referral aspirations. It is very much about work life balance and a supportive environment, to create a positive atmosphere in which to work in.

Ideally you will work a 4 day week, although other options may be possible. There is a dedicated external OOH service but you will be required to be back up on call for visits and inpatients, one day a week, one Friday in 4 and one weekend in 4. There is a generous CPD budget and advanced certificate study is encouraged. Within this role there is likely to be some time spent at another local which provides first opinion and referral services.

This role could suit applicants with a variety of different backgrounds and experience: strong clinical and social skills are central to what is required. The client is open to applications from candidates with certificates and particular areas of interest; to those who may be keen to have a leadership role within the veterinary team; and to more recent graduates.

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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