Large Practice in Northern Ireland seek Experienced Mixed Vet


Steph Ward
Our client in Northern Ireland are looking for a full-time veterinary surgeon to join their team working within their 1st opinion mixed practice consisting of small animal, farm, and equine caseloads.

The current team of 13 vets and 8 nurses are based across 2 modern purpose-built surgeries in the beautiful foothills of the Mourne Mountains and all vets are encouraged to participate and develop in all areas of farm and domestic animal work. Farm work consists of dairy, sheep, and beef caseloads as we cover all local farms in the area, small percentage of equine work is also available as well as working on orthopaedics and dentals as well as all your usual SA cases.

Our surgery facilities include all the usual: in-house labs, digital x-ray, ultrasound ECG and full orthopaedic equipment.
The team also offer a 24-hour emergency service so gives you exposure to ECC cases.

This is a full time role working 40 plus hours per week but consideration will also be given to part-time and job share applications. There is a 1:9 Out of Hours rota working alongside 9 other vets.

The ideal candidate will be experienced as a mixed vet but new graduates can be considered as full support and training will be given. You must be RCVS registered, a company van will be provided so must hold a full, clean driving licence. Accommodation is available. CPD and further certification is supported.

Salary is dependent on experienced and in addition benefits include: (subject to pro rata)
• 5 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
• 5 days paid CPD leave
• 1250 CPD Allowance per annum
• Private Medical Insurance
• VDS Membership paid
• BVA Membership paid

The practice stretches across a fantastic scenic area from Strangford Lough up to Slieve Donard with a wide range of sport clubs, leisure centres, horse-race course, golf courses etc within the catchment.

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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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.