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Veterinary Surgeon - Fixed 12 month Contract

Fixed 12 month contract starting in January 2020 with the option to become permanent if mutually agreeable.

Our client are looking for an experienced Vet who is confident in all routine surgeries and consults. There would be some sole charge so it is important that the successful candidate is confident with their clinical abilities. The team would like to find someone with some leadership experience but would also consider candidates who are looking to develop experience in this area or candidates who just want to do clinical work.

The rota is a 4 day week; working 2 days at a lovely branch practice, 1 day at the hospital site and 1 day at the clinic. An equal 1 in 7 share as a second on call rota only, with generous time off for shifts worked.

The branch practice is a one vet branch practice with a lovely close-knit team (RVN and receptionist) and fantastic client base. Well equipped with theatre and separate prep, digital x-ray, ultrasound, dental x-ray and brand new dental machine, 2 consult rooms, newly refurbished reception area.

The hospital is RCVS accredited and clinical standards are exceptionally high. In house referrals taken in surgery, medicine, ECC, exotics, behaviour and rehab. Laparoscopy coming in October.

The clinic is 1 mile down the road and boasts a CT scanner as well as 5 consult rooms and 2 lovely theatres. The fantastic team of vets is supported by experienced RVNs and they are also proud to be a nurse training practice.

On offer is 28 day’s holiday, 5 CPD days, 1200 CPD allowance, paid VDS fees, staff discounts, pension, wellbeing scheme and vet development programme.

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.