Full Time Vet pref with Surgical Bias near Dulwich


Julie Powell

The practice has been established for 10 years, growing to 3 sites in total, 2 sites located nearby. They are now looking for a Full Time Small Animal Vet to join them.

They have a varied caseload with the 'normal' toys - radiography, theatre, dental at all 3, Ultasound at 2 sites, dental radiography is coming at a branch next month. The client has grown the practice by focussing on looking after each other, then pets, then clients. They are a close team who pride themselves on providing excellent standards of care. They provide the safest care for patients, which hopefully means the least stress for everyone. The team is made up of 20 Vets, 12 RVNs, 10 Veterinary care assistants/ students and 17 reception/ administration staff. They have certificate holders in surgery (1), cardiology (2), internal medicine (2) and others studying medicine (2), surgery (1) and emergency (1). Additionally, they have specialists visiting and working two days a week at their hospital and two days a week at another one of the branches, they specialise in surgery and endoscopy.

The ideal candidate will be a good all-rounder for routine consultation and procedures but ideally are seeking someone with a surgical bias, so would be very keen for applications from certificate holders or those studying towards a certificate. Depending on your experience and interests, more complex procedures and referrals will be part of your working week. You must be happy to work in a busy, sometimes high-pressure environment, can manage time and priorities and gets the work done each day. Relocation allowance offered for the right candidate. Salary for this role is up to 70,000 depending on experience.

Example of the rota
4 weekdays (Monday - Friday) 3 x 11 & 1 x 7 hour shifts
1 in 6 Saturdays: 8:30am-3:00pm
1 in 6 Saturdays: 9:00am-7:00pm
1 in 6 Sundays: 9:00am-7:00pm

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