Senior Small Animal Vet - Surgical Bias Preferred - Dartford


Steph Ward
Our client is based in Dartford and is looking for a Senior Vet to mentor and support their team.

The practice pride themselves on offering high quality vet care at prices affordable to all. They take pleasure in being able to offer a full range of first opinion veterinary services at constantly competitive prices. The practice is conveniently located just off the M25 and is easily commutable from London. The large and airy practice has 4 consult rooms, dedicated x-ray and ultrasound room and a large modern theatre and prep area. There is an in house lab, dental machine and separate cattery and kennels. There are 5 vets, with a super support team of 4 RVN's and wonderfully efficient receptionists. The clinic has an established client base and the team are passionate about providing gold standard care to clients and their pets. The highly experienced Practice Principal regularly provides rewards to the team with Costa Fridays and monthly practice star award celebrates our employee’s achievements.

The client is looking for a Senior Veterinary Surgeon to join the team on a full time basis. The position is 5 day per week, a combination of earlies and lates with one in three Saturdays and no OOH. The ideal candidate would be confident and competent in all soft tissue surgeries and basic orthopaedics and will be happy to mentor and guide less experienced team members. This is a great opportunity for vets who have a surgical bias. You will work closely with the Practice Principal and contribute to the management, organisation and financial performance of the practice. The ideal candidate would have experience in a Senior Vet position but the practice is keen to hear from confident candidates who are looking to take the next step in their career. Excellent communication skills are required together with very strong surgical skills and the ability to meet deadlines. You must also be a motivated individual with a focus on delivering an exceptional service to clients.

For more information on this role or if you would like to apply then please contact [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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