Lead Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon in beautiful Ascot


Richard Powell

Our client provides exceptional veterinary care to clients and their pets in the Ascot area. With this in mind they are looking for an experienced sole charge vet, to join their team on a full-time basis as a Lead Vet.

This practice is a small but friendly clinic with a lovely client base. Having opened three years ago, the practice is steadily growing and they have a varied workload of routine and non-routine consults and procedures. The team consists of a very experienced RVN and their lovely patient care assistant that are dedicated to clients and their patients.

This is a sole charge role with support from two very close clinics and as you will be part of a larger group, so you will never feel isolated. This position will be working a 4 day week, Monday – Friday 8.30am – 7pm. Weekends will be Saturday and Sunday 8.30am – 7pm, on a rota Sat 1:3 and full weekend on a 1:6.

You must be able to demonstrate previous experience and have a client orientated approach and excellent communication skills. You must work to a very high standard both medically and surgically and have the drive and ambition to help the team and the practice. You must also have 3 years UK small animal experience or UK equivalent. This role requires a motivated vet to work confidently in a sole charge environment, with he ability to make sound clinical judgement decisions Strong management and mentor skills are essential as you will play a crucial part within the team.

Career progression is actively promoted and partnership opportunities are available for the right candidate. The benefits package includes the following:

  • Very competitive salary, upto 70k
  • Accommodation allowance
  • Vehicle or 2500 vehicle allowance
  • 1500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave
  • VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
  • 5 weeks annual leave plus Bank Holidays

If you would like to apply then please contact [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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