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Small animal Head Vet - 30 mins from Northampton

Our client is looking for an experienced Head Vet to join their super caring team in Kettering. 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. The role would offer a great opportunity for vets who have a surgical bias.

This is a fast-paced small animal practice and it can get very busy, often with a high surgical case load. It is spacious and well equipped, including digital x-ray, consult rooms, separate kennels, cattery, prep and theatre. The client has a dedicated Head of Practice and a very support team, with over 50 years’ experience between them.

The practice is just 30 minutes to the large market town of Northampton, with the fantastic Rushden Lakes shopping centre. In addition, they are just 30 mins to Luton Airport.

You will benefit from a generous salary and bonus scheme. The role is full time - 40 hours per week with 33 days holiday a year and no OOH or Sundays. A generous CPD allowance of 1.5k per annum or the client can provide financial support to certificate attainment. RCVS fees are paid and VDS cover is provided for all vets. A relocation and accommodation package could be available for the right candidate too.

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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Bright Leaf Recruitment is a recruitment agency specialising in veterinary recruitment. We have been placing exceptional veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses in great roles around the United Kingdom, Dubai and Australia since 2010. Our team of expert recruiters have over two decades of experience in the veterinary recruitment industry.