Full Time Small Animal Vet between Kings Lynn and Norwich


Julie Powell

Our client has a busy, small-animal practice dedicated to providing the best possible first opinion care for the pets in the area. They are now looking for a Full Time Small Animal Vet to join them.

The clinic is ideally placed for a short drive to either Cambridge or Norwich and the nearby station at Downham Market has fast trains to London if the city life is for you. However, a twenty-minute drive north will take you to the beautiful North Norfolk coast if you are looking for somewhere more peaceful.

They have worked hard to build a fantastic reputation in the community by going that extra mile for their patients. They have all the usual facilities, digital x-ray, ultrasound, dental equipment, etc plus an extremely spacious building to house it all in. The team are a 6 Vets, with an excellent support team made up of 9 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 2 student Veterinary Nurses, 3 receptionists, and 1 kennel assistant. One of the Senior Vets holds a surgical certificate and the Lead Vet holds a Veterinary business certificate. This is a very close-knit team and actively encourage case discussion across the practice, there will always be someone to lend a helping hand should you need support. They work closely with an independent rescue centre, fundraising and collecting donated food for the many rescue animals that live there.

You will cover a range of duties including consulting and operating, with the support of the very experienced team of Registered Veterinary Nurses, as well as a surgical certificate holder. As a practice they foster a positive, welcoming and supportive environment, making this role perfect for less experienced vets.

You will work approximately 33.5 hours per week across 4 days, with shifts between 8:30am- 17:00pm. There is a 1:6 on-call rota weekend rota, Friday evening from 18:30pm you would be on call for emergencies only. Saturday Morning is for short surgeries with shifts between 9:00am-12:00pm and Sunday back to being on call for emergencies only. You must be registered with the RCVS. You will be willing and open to learning from an experienced team where required and have a friendly manner. The most important aspect is that you will put client care at the heart of everything you do and always aim to give a stellar service.

If this is role sounds of interest please email your CV through to [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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