Independent SA Practice on South Coast seeks Enthusiastic Vet - All Levels Welcomed


Steph Ward

Our independent client based on the South Coast of West Sussex are looking for an enthusiastic colleague with a passion for excellence to join their team on a permanent basis.

This highly qualified team work together to provide considerable and wide-ranging medical and surgical expertise. By working as a team with individual specialist interests that include soft tissue surgery, ophthalmology, ultrasonography, orthopaedics and cardiology they are able to provide the very best of care for each and every pet and illness.

You will be joining a team of 3 vets, all of whom are happy to provide support, plus a team of 7 RVNs at the main clinic where consultations are 15 minutes (average), and vets are encouraged to follow their cases.
The surgical caseload is shared equally and case discussions are encouraged and welcomed. The day team no longer undertake their own OOH but they do work their cases up to a high level and hospitalise their own inpatients 24/7 onsite.

The ideal candidate will have an approachable manner and good inter-personal skills are essential. You will be actively encouraged to have your own clinical freedom, CPD and career progression and the team would be interested to discuss your future goals and fund a certificate if you have found your interest.
Likewise if you are newly qualified the team have experienced colleagues willing and able to provide you with all the support you need to kickstart your career in the industry.

The practice has modern equipment including digital x-ray, endoscope, rhinoscope, ultrasound, ECG, Slit Lamp, suction, pulse ox and recently upgraded lab equipment.

The working week is a 4-day week (2 days weekly 8.30-6.30pm and 2 days weekly 8.30-5pm) plus one Saturday (8.30-6pm) or Sunday (10-4pm) per month but no other OOH.
Part-time applications are welcomed.

A generous salary is on offer for the right candidate and the practice is just 15 minutes south of the stunning South Downs plus the attractive seaside town of Littlehampton is the perfect location for water-sports, walking, cycling and exploring, and is within easy reach of Brighton, Chichester and London.

If this role sounds of interest please email your CV through to [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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