Senior Veterinary Surgeon for 2 site practice in Newport, South Wales


Steph Ward
This well-established practice located in a small friendly town, with lots of local amenities close by are looking for a Senior Vet to oversee the day to day running of this SA practice.

The team is made up of 13 fantastic RVNS, 5 vets and a friendly team of support staff. There are 3 consulting rooms, digital x-rays, ultrasound, high quality dental equipment including dental x-ray. This client has 2 branches, one located just off the M4 corridor in Newport and the other, approx 10 miles away, has recently been refurbished and now includes separate dog and cat wards, Dental suite, along with X-ray/Ultrasound, flexible and rigid endoscopy, laparoscopy, harmonic scalpel and orthopaedic and spinal equipment, offering Gold standard care to all their pets and Clients.

The ideal candidate will be someone who is well experienced, will be able to manage all 1st opinion situations without assistance, deal with day to day running of the practice, mentor the grads and work with the senior team in growing the business. There will be an opportunity for developing and growing your abilities and focus on any special interests you might have due to expanding the business. You will need to be well organised, enjoy working within a team and be motivated.

The team can consider flexible working and this position can be split between the 2 branches if that would work for you - One of the branches is 100% SA, whilst the other is also a referral hub for orthopaedic and spinal cases. The team also act as a host practice to a VetsNow 24/7 site, so they have a huge range of cases and opportunities. The team are also fortunate to have 2 Cert holders within the practice, and are very open to offering and funding further development to other team members.

Starting salary will be dependent upon experience and on-site accommodation is available if required.

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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