Full Time Small Animal Vet - North Norfolk Coast


Julie Powell
Our client is a 6-vet small animal practice based in a small pretty market town near the Norfolk Coast. They are now looking for a Full Time Small Animal Vet to join them.

They have 4 vets with certificates in small animal surgery, emergency and critical care, ophthalmology, small animal medicine and diagnostic imaging. Nurses with certificates in behaviour, surgical nursing, critical care. There are dedicated operating theatres, consultation rooms, nurses consult and treatment rooms. They encourage the nurses to nurse and utilise their skills to the maximum. They perform wide range surgeries, soft tissue and orthopaedic with full surgical facilities and instrumentation, including arthroscopy. They have dental and normal x-ray- both digital, video endoscopy, flexible and rigid scopes, ECG, full colour doppler ultrasound, slit lamp, tonometer. Full lab facilities including haematol, biochem, blood gases, electrolytes, blood clotting. This is a single site with a team that encourages everyone to play to their strengths and assist each other, while offering the very best for all their clients in a compassionate and friendly way. They have 2 Vet GDP advisors.

Alongside the Vet Team, there are 12 Nurses & 8 Support staff. They would encourage the successful candidate to utilise all their skills and take ownership of what excites them, all support needed will be given. As a Veterinary Surgeon within the friendly team, you will be required to complete consults, diagnostics, and surgery. You will be required to own your cases with the support of the team when required.

You will be working 3-5 days per week, which can flexible, and they are open for negotiation on this. Hours of work 08:30-17:30, or 19:30 if wanted (but not necessary). A share of 1:6 nights and weekends on call only, as emergency call out dictates. Nurse on call at same time. You will be an enthusiastic, compassionate vet, with excellent communication skills, loves the role and wants to provide the best service possible. You will have a happy disposition, be flexible and wants to be part of a great team. Salary will be up to 55,000 depending on experience along with On Call hours paid as on top.

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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