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Veterinary Ophthalmology Surgeon - Devon


Steph Ward
Our client based just outside Exeter in South Devon and close to the coast and Dartmoor are inviting applications from qualified veterinary surgeons for a full time or part time position in Ophthalmology.

The practice is housed in a purpose-built facilities and sees a wide range of small animal, exotic and equine patients suitable for case exposure to maintain interest and experience in Ophthalmology.

The position could be 3-4 days a week with share of 1:3 weekends and nights. The applicant should hold post graduate qualifications in ophthalmology and be at least an RCVS Advanced Practitioner. The successful candidate would be expected to take responsibility for inpatients, a clinical caseload (medical and surgical cases) and an equal proportion of on call.

You would be part of a 3 vet team, specialist lead (DVOphthal, DipECVO FRCVS), a second year ECVO resident plus new person to replace finishing 3rd year resident. 7 nurses and kennel assistant. (1 diploma holding nurse.)

Applicant Requirements:
Be a member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, or eligible for membership.
Hold a UK recognised veterinary qualification.
Be an RCVS advanced Practitioner or be eligible for application
Have clinical experience as a first opinion veterinary surgeon.
Have a good command of the English language - this is imperative to be able to function in clinical situations and interact with staff members and clients.

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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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.