Permanent SA Vet for Hospital Site in North Lincolnshire


Steph Ward
Our client have an opportunity for a full time RCVS registered vet to join their busy 7.5-vet companion animal practice in Lincolnshire.

The main site is an RCVS Accredited Hospital in a recently renovated, updated and well equipped building, located in rural surroundings just outside a charming village between Grimsby and the market town of Louth in Lincolnshire and near the Lincolnshire Wolds AONB and seaside. Good road links make it accessible and convenient for several international airports and property prices are reasonable and schools are of a high standard.

The branch, accredited to RCVS Core Standards, offers consultations and routine operations and the vets are a very experienced and supportive team; group discussion about cases is encouraged. They are supported by an experienced nursing and administrative team in order to provide 24 hour care for all patients. This includes a rota for the nurses to provide on-site cover overnight to care for hospitalised patients and assist the duty vet with emergency calls.

The team offer high quality veterinary services for both medical and surgical cases, as well as preventative health clinics. They can offer orthopaedic referral services including hip replacement, laparoscopic services including spays, Cat-Friendly clinics (they have been appointed a Gold Standard Cat-Friendly Clinic), 15 minute consultations, a wonderful large airy waiting room and four bright consulting rooms, a laboratory with new lab machines, separate cat and dog wards and isolation units, 2 sterile operating theatres, a digital xray suite, a separate dental suite with digital dental xray facilities, plus an ultrasound machine, endoscope, laparoscopic equipment, digital Xray and dental digital Xray plus a seperate comfortable staff roomn and staff flat.

This is a full time permanent position working 4 days per week with 1 weeknight duty on a shared rota and 1 in 7 weekend duty with day off following the weekend worked.
You can expect a competitive salary, in line with experience plus 5 weeks holidays plus Bank Holidays, professional Memberships paid for and CPD and Certificates are encouraged and paid for.

The ideal candidate will be someone who is passionate about delivering a superb service for all patients and clients and who is interested in furthering their career with post-graduate qualifications. At least one year post-qualification experience is preferred but all applications will be considered.

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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