New Graduate Small Animal Vacancy, Independent Hospital, Northumberland.

Our client in Northumberland have a vacancy for a small animal veterinary surgeon to join their team. They are super flexible and are happy to recruit a new or recently graduated vet needing support up to certificate holders happy to share their knowledge and skills with Junior vets. They can also work with part time vets.

The current team consists of 5 veterinary surgeons on the small animal side of the business so this role would involve very little day time sole charge. So, this is a great practice for those developing vets.

As a rural, independent practice, OOH's form part of the role. These are on a 1/5 basis for both evenings and weekends. The practice has 24 hour nurse cover so vets are only called in emergencies. Evenings are described as usually quiet, often no calls. Occasionally 2-3 calls. Later starts are offered if vets are busy with call outs. After a weekend on call, vets have the following Friday off work.

There is very occasional work in the branch practice, however this is only in rare circumstances. The vast majority of this position takes place in the main hospital.

Equipment levels include:
  • Digital X-Ray
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Endoscopy
  • New Ultrasound
Package includes a RCVS fees, VDS and a generous CPD budget.

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.