Full Time Veterinary Surgeon - 20 mins from Stanstead Airport


Julie Powell
Our clients practice was established in 2000 are based just 20 mins from Stansted Airport and 10 minutes from main line commuter routes. They are now looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join their team.

The team pride themselves on offering an exceptional level of care and have an amazing team of extremely experienced Veterinary Nurses who are there to assist and help whenever needed. They have a client base that come to them for their personal approach and their ethos of 'we treat every pet as though it's our own'. The practice has all the usual toys to enjoy - fully equipped theatre, digital x-ray, ultrasound and an in-house laboratory.

There is a supportive team, made up of 5 Veterinary Surgeons, 2 of which are just completing a surgical certificate, 1 is in the process of a Dermatology certificate and 1 a Medicine certificate. There is a team of 9 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 1 Student Veterinary Nurse a Practice Manager a Debt Manager and 5 Receptionists. They a very friendly team full of fun and personality.

The client can be flexible and is open to full or part time applications. The part time role is sole charge 2 days per week working between the hours of 8am & 7pm and a 1:6 Saturday morning 8am-1pm. The full time role will be a 40 hour week, 2 days sole charge and 2 days working at the flagship practice and a 1:6 Saturday morning 8am-1pm. No out of hours are required. Salary will reflect on experience and qualifications.

Duties will include but are not limited to:

• Provide clients with a high standard of customer care and service
• Write up all cases in full, monitor hospitalised patients and communicate information to the nursing staff, check all pricing communicated back to the client
• Inform clients of test results and update on progress after treatment
• Positively communicate to all clients on progress, results, diagnosis, prognosis, treatment options and costs involved at all times
• Maintain membership of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons
• Present a professional approach and smart appearance at all times, ensure an effective consultation process for all patients
• Record all patient information, treatment, diagnostic reports and charges into the PMS
• Understand and comply with your legal obligations in relation to prescription safe keeping and supply of Veterinary medicinal products
• Maintain personal CPD as per RCVS guidelines

The ideal candidate will be RCVS registered, be competent in all routine surgeries and have sole charge experience. Team management or leadership experience would be an advantage. You will be an enthusiastic, passionate, patient and caring individual who is interested and willing to promote and build the practice.

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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