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Experienced & Enthusiastic Small Animal Vet

My client based in the Southampton area of Hampshire have an opportunity for an enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeon with a genuine passion for what they do to join them on a full time basis. Personality, empathy and communication skills are as important as qualifications, with a wish to work up cases to a high standard. A willingness to learn and work together is important too.
Ideally looking for an experienced vet in general medicine, competent in basic procedures including castration, spays, lump removal, dentals including extractions, anaesthetic, wound repair and x-rays. You must have good communication skills and be fluent in both written and spoken English.

This is a forward thinking and well equipped independent award winning practice with a lovely, loyal client base who like to know what is wrong with their pets and treat accordingly.

Currently a 5 vet practice, including a Cardiology Certificate holder and colleagues registered on medicine and diagnostic imaging certificates, plus 8 RVN's all either qualified or in training, their main passion is providing exceptional client care with a particular focus on preventative medicine.

Work life balance is important so the rota includes very minimal OOH, no night duties and 1 in 4 weekends with a 4 day break every 4th week.

They are also proud to be able to offer a generous allowance for CPD/certification with supportive colleagues. Plus private healthcare, pension, gym membership and bonus scheme.

If this role sounds of interest please contact Steph on 01422 433 900 or email your CV through to

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