Senior Small Animal Vet near Wolverhampton


Julie Powell

Our clients based near Wolverhampton are looking for a GP veterinary surgeon who loves consulting, to work in their branch.

This is a busy, long established, RCVS-accredited veterinary practice with multiple sites alongside the main hospital. The practice offer the very best in preventative medicine as well as when pets are unwell, but they understand that all clients and their pets have individual needs. The normal consultations are 15 (some are 30) minutes long in maximum 2hour blocks. Breaks for phone calls, reporting bloods and repeat prescriptions are built into the diary. Having a lunch break and leaving on time should be the norm and not the exception.

You will be supported by an RVN and receptionist. There are also RVN clinics which include- weight, senior, nail clips, AGs, POCs. Their caseload mainly consists of dogs, cats, rabbits and guinea pigs. The practice ethos is to provide a high standard of supportive and compassionate care to clients and their pets.. The vets work cases up to a high standard, allowing clinical and professional freedom. The team support each other clinically and case discussions are positively encouraged as part of a culture of support and collaboration.

This role can be part or full time with some flexibility on working hours. There is no weekend work, on call or OOH at this branch as they have their own night staff at the hospital. There is also Saturday work available nearby if you so desire. Duties will include consulting, surgical procedures, client liaison, working up cases, and treatment plans at one of the established branches. The ability to do routine surgery is ideal but not essential for this role. Facilities and time to operate daily if desired.

The ideal candidate will be someone who is enthusiastic, confident, a team player with excellent communication skills, cheerful and willing to get stuck in. Ideally you will have at least 12 months experience or more, however a confident new graduate would be considered. Special interests will be welcomed and supported including relevant certificate study. This vacancy would also be suitable for transition back into practice for colleagues who may be currently on a career break. Progression to senior vet/branch leader roles are available with correct experience/training.

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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