Full time / Permanent
Our small animal clients with branches in East Manchester are currently recruiting for a veterinary surgeon to join there team permanently. Due to the strength in the team, they are open to recently graduated candidates, those with a few years experience or a candidate looking for a senior role.
This is a full-time position working 4 days per week with a 1 in 8 weekend rota comprising of both days 9:00am until 3:00pm and a 2 in 8 Saturday morning rota 9am - 1pm.
The practice are willing to be flexible on discussing part time hours too and would consider you apply with the view to discussing this.
About the role:
The practice has a large veterinary team comprising of 10 Vets which is split across its 4 sites. They have a range of specialist interests and 4 of them are certificate holders and 2 more are currently undertaking a certificate. They also have a visiting orthopaedic surgeon who comes twice a month.
With the large highly experienced team the role offers the surgeon opportunities to further their career by developing their clinical skill set and knowledge and work towards a certificate. They offer an excellent work / life balance with a generous weekend rota and no ooh. A competitive package is also available with 25 days holiday plus bank holidays. Certificates and CPD are actively encouraged and funded.
Type: Small Animal only
Hours Mon-Fri: 4-day week, working 8am until 6pm OR 9am until 7pm
Weekends: 1 in 8 full weekend rota (9am-3pm both days) and 1 in 4 Saturday morning rota
Lieu: Time off on lieu after working a Saturday
OOH: None required (outsourced)
Sole Charge: None required
Team: Large multi vet and nurse team along with support staff
Consultations: 15 Minute appointments
Established Small Animal practice
Provides state of the art equipment and facilities with veterinary expertise in internal medicine, surgery, dentistry, rehabilitation, surgery and more.
Offers a varied Case Load each day to work up from start to finish
Career development opportunities with exposure to more complex cases
Large, friendly supportive team
Offers a competitive package
Supports areas of special interest and certificates funded
Facilities and services:
The practice offers a wide range of modern veterinary services and facilities with state-of-the-art equipment and the latest technology including:
Blood pressure monitoring
State of the art surgical suite facilities
Digital X- Ray
In House laboratory
Salary from 35,000-60,000 per annum
5 weeks plus bank holidays (if working bank holiday then a day off in lieu)
CPD is very much encouraged and funded - 1000 plus per year and 3 days paid allowance OR funding towards a beneficial certificate.
Staff discounts available
RCVS paid for by the practice
VDS paid for by the practice
BVA paid for and one other subscription paid for by the practice
RCVS Registered & Qualified
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.
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T: 0333 014 7374
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