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Full Time Small Animal Vet (pref with Orthopaedic exp) - Loch Lomond


Julie Powell

Our client is located in the beautiful Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, allowing you the opportunity to enjoy the surrounding countryside during your time off.

The practice has been established for over 50 years. There is a strong team of Vets, Nurses and support staff, all working to create a supportive and friendly working environment. The practice prides itself on having a loyal client base. They also have all the latest equipment including x-ray, ultrasound, dental, endoscopy and laser. The practice is based in a modern building that has recently been refurbished and has a separate staff room for breaks.

There is a varied workload including at least one ops day per week. 1 in 4 Saturday mornings covering 8.30 to 12.30. The practice operates 15 minute consults, working a 4 day week. A mix of consults, admin time during the day and set operating days. Able to refer cases where necessary. The ideal candidate will be happy to go on house visits when required, as the client is looking to promote community vetting initiatives, by offering more services to clients in their homes. They would also like to increase the type of services and procedures to clients to keep as much work as possible the practice.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience preferably with some orthopaedic surgical skills as this would be an advantage. You must be a good team player with strong customer facing skills, have an empathetic manner towards clients and their pets. It would be beneficial if you had financial awareness to assist in building the business and the ability to support more junior staff in their development would also be advantageous. Applicants must be able to drive and although a company car is available for visits, must have own transport due to our location. There is also the opportunities to suggest and promote new ideas and initiatives to increase variety for clients and new income streams.

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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