Full Time Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon, within a large team open to new graduates - near Perth


Julie Powell

Our client has successful small animal practice, who due to continued success is looking for an additional vet to join them near Perth. Consideration will be given to confident and enthusiastic new graduates.

The purpose-built single site is in Perth, with the wilds of the Highlands and the amenities of Glasgow and Edinburgh are all within easy reach. The opportunity is available for a small animal vet to join the friendly team in the heart of Perthshire.

The ideal candidate will want to join a large team of experienced vets with various interests, who are keen to develop and support other team members creating an ideal working environment. The team is made up with 9 vets (FT equivalent) with excellent RVN’s, who use their skills to their full potential in a respectful, dedicated and supportive manner. There is a varied medical and surgical caseload with time to work up your own cases. They have all the expected hospital grade kit with in house laboratory, endoscopy and dental x-ray. They also boast an in ground Hydrotherapy pool which is complimented by the on site Physiotherapist and Pain consultant and Acupuncturist, providing an all round service.

This position is a full time position over 4 or 5 days per week including a 1 in 4 weekends. Weekends are 8:30am-11:30am Saturday and 10am – 1pm Sunday with compensatory time off before and after your weekend. No OOH required for this role however it is covered by the existing team.

Salary is competitive – rising with experience. Holiday entitlement is 30 days pro rata + 2 days at Christmas and New Year., CPD is 1750/ 5 days and more if you are a certificate holder. RCVS fees paid plus one other Professional Membership. Health Shield benefits also included.

This position would be best suited to someone with 1 year + experience, but confident and capable new graduates will be considered.

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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Bright Leaf Recruitment is a recruitment agency specialising in veterinary recruitment. We have been placing exceptional veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses in great roles around the United Kingdom, Dubai and Australia since 2010. Our team of expert recruiters have over two decades of experience in the veterinary recruitment industry.