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Locum Veterinary Surgeon (VETSEEK-6649)

Andover, Hampshire

November onwards

Veterinary Surgeon

Up to £450 per day

Full time / Maternity Cover

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Job description

We are working with a practice in Andover Hampshire who require a Locum Veterinary Surgeon to start in November on an ongoing basis to cover a Maternity leave.

  • Type: Small Animal - Independent Practice - IR35 Exempt
  • Location: Andover, Southern Hampshire
  • Start Date: November
  • End Date: Ongoing (Mat leave)
  • Hours: Monday to Friday: 8.30am - 6.30pm - 4.5 day week (same day each week, although can be swapped if needed) - The half day will be an ops morning finishing for the day at 1.00pm
  • Weekends: 1 in 4 Saturday Mornings 8.30am to 1.00pm - Consults only
  • OOH: 1 night per week and on the working weekend you will also be on call 1 in 4 weekends - Friday evening through to Monday morning with an intern vet on site talking the phone, plus an RVN on call, so not as busy as you think!
  • Branch Work: None
  • Sole Charge: None
  • Team: They generally run with 12 to 14 vets including interns and have 16 nurses and a complement of support staff.
  • About Them: They are an Independent Practice situated in a great location with 1 large consulting only building and one large only surgery building with a gym in-between the two.
  • Accommodation: TBC
  • Facilities: Large waiting area, Private waiting area for pets who need a little space and privacy
  • 6 consulting rooms
  • State of the art equipment for diagnostics and therapeutics
  • Imaging suite for X-ray and ultrasound, Large clean theatre with space for three operating tables and endoscopy stack.
  • Separate scrub/ prep room where pets are prepared for the clean theatre or where non-sterile procedures can take place, separate dental area to reduce cross-contamination between pets,
  • Small mammal ward for rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas, rats, mice, sugar gliders …and many others
  • Exotics ward for birds reptiles and amphibia. Ultrasound, Radiography, Endoscopy, Microsurgery, Radiosurgery and endoscopic surgery coming soon!
  • Day Rate: Up to 450 per day plus on call rates.

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?

CLICK APPLY NOW or if you have any pre-application questions or if this role is not quite right for you, please contact the VS Team (details below) to discuss your veterinary career aspirations further.

Please quote job reference: 6649

T: 0333 014 7374

E: info@vetseekers.co.uk

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