Full Time Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon - West Belfast


Julie Powell
Our client has a Small Animal practice just 30 minutes West of Belfast. They are now looking for a Full Time Small Animal Vet to join them.

The client has 3 practices based close to each other, facilities include: x-ray, dental, ultrasound, endoscope, orthopaedic kit (including plating, MMP, CCWO and suction kit). y pride themselves on their high colleague retention, team culture and positive working environment. You’ll be encouraged to develop special interests while being supported by the amazing team. y currently have a certificate holder in surgery, another vet studying for a Medicine Certificate and a nurse with a Certificate in anaesthesia.

They have a great team of staff across our 3 sites, who offer a welcoming and pleasant place to work and encourage and help everyone to perform to their best ability.

The role includes a mixture of consulting and operating each day. The suitable candidate will be responsible for maintaining good communication with clients throughout their pet's treatment, ensuring appropriate choice of tests and medications to suit the client's budget. Interpretation of test results, research where necessary or discussion with third parties to determine a course of action. Help and guidance can and will be provided from the team for all of these steps. Basic surgical skills to include neutering and lump removals but for those less experienced they are happy to provide support while surgical confidence is improved upon. You must be capable of performing routine general practice surgery, procedures and case workup and management. You must also be a able to work as part of a team. Vet Degree is essential and further post graduate qualifications would be desirable but not essential.

This is a full time role for 5 days per week which can be flexible. 1 in 5 nights on call during the week. 1 in 6 weekends (9-6pm Sat, 9-1pm Sunday). Out of hours up to 10pm weeknights.

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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