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Locum Veterinary Surgeon (VETSEEK-13646)

Brentford, London

Ad hoc week blocks in 2022

Veterinary Surgeon

Daily rate negotiable

Full time / Locum

Job description

We are recruiting on behalf of a practice in Brentford, London who require a Locum Vet to provide cover on various ad hoc weeks throughout 2022. They would also consider an ongoing locum. Please note that any availability is advantageous. There will be various shift times in all cases being either 8am-5pm,9am-7pm,11.30am-8.30pm and weekends 9am-5pm or10.30am-4.30pm

The locums are required at a branch in Brentford as well as two additional branches close by. The practice is busy and the locums would be supported by the team. The locum vets would need to have a minimum of 2 years experience. There is some exotic work involved so previous experience would be advantageous but not essential for the role. They require locums with excellent client facing skills and who will provide excellent patient care.The practice has 30minutes consults, leading to a stress free work environment and time for a better workup and a better service.

Week blocks that are currently required are below.

  • 2 weeks May 10-23 (varying shifts 8am-5pm,9am-7pm,11.30am-8.30pm) ( weekends 9am-5pm,10.30am-4.30pm)
  • 1 week June 1-5
  • 5 weeks July/August 21/07-26/08
  • 1 week September 19th -23rd
  • 2 weeks December 19th -31st

Key details:

  • Start date: Ad-hoc dates throughout 2022
  • End date: December
  • Hours: Full time, various shift times 8am-5pm,9am-7pm,11.30am-8.30pm
  • Weekends: Yes on a rota - 9am - 5pm on Saturday and bank holidays, 10:30 to 4 PM on Sunday
  • OOH: None
  • Sole charge: None
  • Computer system: RX Works
  • Consultations: 15 minutes
  • Branch work: None
  • Accommodation: Allowance
  • Team: 5 vets, 6 nurses and 5 VCAs
  • Experience: Vets with a minimum of 2 years experience required

Must haves:

RCVS registered and qualified or soon to be

Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom

Have excellent verbal and written communication skills

What happens next?

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