Leadership Opportunity for Experienced Veterinary Surgeon - South Wales


Julie Powell
Our client has 6 branches in the South Wales region and are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join the team near Bridgend.

This is a full time position, spread over 4 weekdays with a 1:4 Saturday rota but no OOH duties. Overtime is paid back either in Time of in Lieu or monetarily.

This role can be adapted to suit exactly what you, as the candidate, are looking for. If you want to get involved in general first opinion work then you can or this role can provide some managerial experience for those wanting to expand their skill set.

This group of practices has been through some changes in the last few years and can now offer the the right candidate the opportunity to develop your own small team. The team focus on a happy and honest work culture, with good benefits. This position is sole charge but ample support can be provided from the groups 2 roving Clinical Directors.

The practice welcomes a pleasant client base, who have stayed polite and understanding through COVID making this practice a warm and welcoming place to work. You will see a broad and interesting range of first opinion work and be given ample support in the form of 2 roving Clinical Directors who can be on hand to teach or guide as necessary. They have a digital radiography, in house Idexx laboratory, ultrasound, tonopen, and separate dog and cat wards. The practice has just finished renovations to the reception and theatre areas and is surprisingly large.

The practice is positioned in a desirable area with good links to the M4 and is close to the beautiful Kenfig beach & nature reserve, and within easy reach of Cardiff City.

The ideal candidate must be able to work sole charge, although support is provided for larger ops or if a second pair of hands are needed, you must be friendly with a warm character to fit in well with the clients and the wider team.
This role could support someone who is interested in leadership/management, however this is not mandatory.

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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