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Permanent Veterinary Surgeon (VETSEEK-7696)

Leicester, Leicestershire

Veterinary Surgeon

£65,000 to £75,000 per annum

Full time / Permanent

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Job description

We have an opportunity for a Permanent Veterinary Surgeon who is a certificate holder to join a 24hr animal hospital in Birstall.

The practice is looking for surgery certificate holder who can perform orthopaedic and soft tissue surgeries. You must be comfortable performing TTA or TPLO surgeries and have excellent communication skills, high clinical standards and practical experience gained in a small animal practice. You will have the ability to create trusting and dependable relationships with your clients and will provide the gold standard of care to the practice's patients and clients. You will be joining a large collaborative team, with no need to work sole charge.

The role involves working full time for 35 hours per week over 4 days. Each shift is 8 hours and will fall between 9am and 7pm on an early shift and late shift rota. Although this is a 24hr practice, there will be no OOH work as this is covered by the dedicated night team.

The practices provide a high standard of clinical care and prides themselves on having staff members who stand apart from the rest and have a real passion and vision for how they work. They provide ongoing training and support to all team members through dedicated training centres.

Key Details

  • Type: Small Animal
  • Hours: Full time, 35 hours per week (4 days per week)
  • Weekends: No
  • Sole Charge: No
  • OOH: No
  • Branch work: No
  • Computer System: Freedom
  • Team: 6 vets, 6 RVNs, 2 SVNs and a supportive non-clinical team
  • Consultations: 15 Minutes

About them

  • Large nationwide group of practices and small animal Hospitals
  • Large community of highly skilled Veterinary Professionals
  • Committed, forward thinking and deliver clinical excellence
  • Offers continual training with professional development along with a dedicated training centre
  • Provides advanced Veterinary diagnostic equipment including MRI Machines and state of the art operating theatres
  • Career progression opportunities available
  • Provides continual ongoing training to ensure personal growth and development
  • Provides state of the art diagnostic equipment
  • Access to a wide variety of cases including more complex cases to ensure continual learning and development

About you

  • You will have practical experience gained in a small animal practice
  • You will have a strong bias in orthopaedic surgery
  • You will be comfortable working on surgical duties only
  • You will ideally have a bias or area of specialism that you would like to pursue
  • You will be comfortable with routine surgeries and consultations
  • You will be self-motivated and enthusiastic Surgeon
  • An interest in pursuing a certificate would be supported and encouraged
  • You will be ambitious, driven, and forward-thinking Veterinary Surgeon
  • You will set a positive working environment and lead by example
  • You will enjoy mentoring and coaching others and sharing knowledge and experience
  • You will have a calming approach when dealing with a busy practice environment
  • You will be passionate and dedicated to providing excellent clinical care
  • You will have excellent customer service and communication skills
  • You will have career aspirations to continually develop your clinical skill set and knowledge
  • You will have areas of special interest that you would like to pursue

Facilities

The practices are fully equipped with all the latest diagnostic equipment and there is a wide range of state-of-the-art services available and with access to including:

  • Dentistry
  • ECG
  • Fleas, ticks and worming
  • Home visits
  • Microchipping
  • Neutering
  • Ultrasound
  • Vaccinations
  • X-ray

Package:

  • Salary: 65,000 to 75,000 per annum, dependant on experience
  • Holiday allowance: 5 weeks plus bank holidays pro rata
  • Workplace Pension Scheme
  • Generous CPD allowance with 3 days leave
  • Paid 4-week sabbatical after every five years of service
  • Access to a learning and development platform
  • Vehicle allowance
  • Accommodation Allowance
  • Access to employee assist programme
  • Internal courses available ongoing
  • Attendance bonus schemes
  • Memberships: Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS and BVA)
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards scheme
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity pay

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: 7696

T: 0333 014 7374

E: info@vetseekers.co.uk

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