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Full Time Small Animal Vet - Glasgow

Our client has a mixed animal practice based in a Stirlingshire village but only 15 miles from Glasgow.

The practice is looking for a full-time small animal vet to join their team. The team currently comprises 4 mixed practice vets and one very experienced small animal vet, one nurse, one practice manager and 2 members of staff dedicated to accounts and reception.

The practice has a loyal client base and there is always time to work through cases and give clients and their animals the time they deserve.

The practice is used to working with new and recent graduates but would ideally like you to have at least 6 months UK experience. They are happy provide the necessary support and back up. The practice is well equipped with the usual x ray facilities, in house blood machine scanner etc.

Hours of employment are Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 6.30 pm and every second Saturday am 9am to noon. Consulting times are 9am to 10.30am, 2-3pm and 5- 6.30pm Monday to Friday and 9am to 11.30am Saturday morning. There is no on call rota. The days are made up of a mix of consults and surgery. Routine operations are normally carried out Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The practice carries out all its major soft tissue surgical procedures, enterotomies, enterectomies, pyometras, caesarian sections and some orthopaedic operations.

Encouragement will be given for the successful candidate to gain further experience in surgery, if required. The candidate must be personable, friendly and polite and be able to work as part of a team. You will preferably have already obtained the qualification of OCQ (V-CA) for the purpose of completing pet passports and small animal exports. If not, the practice will assist you in obtaining this qualification.

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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