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Internal medicine specialist required for Tier three hospital


Louise Evans

Exciting new opportunity for an experienced internal Medicine specialist to join a progressive Tier 3 hospital based close to Leeds in West Yorkshire. This practice deal with a mix of caseload from the routine cases from their 5 branches, and also take referrals which include surgery, Cardiology, oncology, dermatology, ophthalmology and imaging, carried out by a team of certificate and diploma holders.

This position is for an experienced vet who is medically biased and ideally holds a certificate in internal medicine or is close to completing one. As part of the team you will be responsible for the work up of medical cases across the group

The facilities in the hospital are excellent, with CT scanner, various flexible and rigid scopes, ultrasound and access to an MRI twice a month.

This is a full-time role for 47 hours per week Monday to Friday with weekends on a 1:4 rota. This is a 24 hour hospital but there are no out of hours with this position as the hospital have a dedicated night team. You will be joining a team of over 20 vets who have varying interests and hold a variety of certificates. Due to the nature and size of the business you will gain broad exposure to a varied caseload within a friendly and supportive team.

Time will be split between the hospital and branch, you will be working some of the time in the hospital and some of the time providing cover at local branches, so you must be able to drive and have a flexible working approach. The usual rota will be working two weeks at the hospital, followed by one week at the branch. You must also happy with sole charge when required but there will be a very good mix of working with other people due to size of the group.

In return the client offers a competitive salary, generous CPD allowance with 4 days per year to attend events, 33 days holiday and an additional day off for your birthday and a noncontractual bonus scheme. addition to your salary vets receive a top up payment for each weekend worked and two days off in Lieu the following week.

Salary is based on targeted on securing and keeping the very best candidates and is dependent on experience. Excellent CPD allowance of funding and time is given plus other benefits

If you are interested to apply then please contact [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900

You must be registered with the RCVS (Royal college of Veterinary Surgeons) or eligible to do so. You must also be aware of Visa requirements to work in the UK

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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.