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Locum Veterinary Surgeon (VETSEEK-10050)

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire

February for three months

Veterinary Surgeon

Daily rate negotiable

Full time / Locum

Job description

We are working with an independent small animal practice in Aberdeen who require a Locum Veterinary Surgeon to join them and provide cover for a three-month period. The role will ideally start at the beginning of February.

This is a full-time position working Monday - Friday with day shifts ranging between the hours of 8am - 7pm. There is a 1:4 Saturday rota comprising of 9am - 5pm. There is no ooh or on call. They do offer an inpatient check service for non-critical patients and this would involve a check in at 10pm during the evening but this is not essential to the position as they do have a large team available. The rota involves a mixture of routine surgeries and consultations and there will occasionally be a small element of sole charge but there is support available.

This is an independent practice working within one of the branches mainly and there will also be some local branch work within two other sites. Ideally the locum would have their own vehicle however if not then the role can be based at one practice if needed.

  • Type: Small Animal
  • Start Date: February
  • End Date: Ongoing for a minimum of 3 months
  • Hours Mon - Fri: Shifts either 8am - 5pm, 9am - 6pm or 10am - 7pm
  • Weekend Rota: 1:4 Saturdays 9am - 5pm
  • OOH: None
  • Lieu: N/A
  • Sole charge? Some
  • Branch Work: Working mainly at one site on the outskirts of Aberdeen with some cover at two other branch sites.
  • Team: The Vet will mainly be working alongside 2 Vets with a 5 Nurse team.
  • Accommodation provided? None
  • Duties: Consultations and surgeries
  • Computer System: Teleos
  • Experience required: Comfortable with routine consultations and surgeries.
  • Rates: Daily rate negotiable

Must haves:

RCVS Registered & Qualified or soon to be.

Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.

Have excellent verbal / written communication skills

What happens next?

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