Small Animal or Mixed Veterinary Surgeon

Location Scotland
Discipline: Pet, Vet & Animal Health
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££29,000 - £75,000 DOE PLUS COMPANY BENEFITS!
Contact name: Jemma Snow

Contact email:
Job ref: 14058JS
Published: 11 months ago

Job Title: Small Animal or Mixed Animal Vet

Location of the Job: North East Scotland, United Kingdom

The Company:

My clients are a busy, long established, RCVS-accredited, independent small animal, equine and farm animal veterinary practice.

They are a team of skilled Vets, Nurses and Receptionists, striving to provide excellent patient care for their customers animals, alongside an understanding of your concerns as an owner.

Provide their own 24 hour emergency service, ensuring that when their customers need them most, they will be there for them.

The practice works out of two branches.

Consultations are available mornings, afternoons and evenings.

Nurse clinics are also available during the day for post-operative checks, weight clinics or minor upsets.

They have separate cat and dog wards with comfortable hospitalisation facilities and large walk in kennels for the larger breeds.

Their experienced equine team of vets provide routine work, such as 2 and 5 stage horse vetting's, flu jabs, and routine dentistry as well as emergency care around the clock for their customers horses, ponies and donkeys.

My clients also provide a complete routine service to a wide range of farming enterprises, such as dairy, beef and sheep.

They encourage their vets to work cases up to a high standard, allowing clinical and professional freedom.

They support each other clinically and case discussions are positively encouraged as part of a culture of support and collaboration.

They have an amazing long-serving, hardworking team of nurses and receptionists who are friendly, helpful and well accomplished.

There is always a friendly face or a spare hand to help out.

The Industry: Veterinary, Vet, Surgeon, Medicine, Small Animal, Pet, Exotics, MIxed Animal, Farm, Equine, Ruminant, Monogastric, Cattle, Beef, Sheep, Dairy, Animal Health, Animal Nutrition, Animal Feed, Companion Animals

The Job Role details:

An exciting opportunity has arisen at my clients fabulous veterinary practice for a full time veterinary surgeon, either as a mixed vet or solely small animal.

To start ASAP.

Aim of the role:

My client is looking for an enthusiastic, confident, team player, cheerful and vet who is willing to get stuck in.

Key Responsibilities:

To be a full time veterinary surgeon.

Duties will include consulting, surgical procedures, minor procedures, client liaison, working up cases, caring for hospitalised animals, treatment plans and visits.

My clients believe in providing for their clients as well as they can so they have an on call rota (negotiable for SA only vets!).

Four or Five day week

Ideal Person Skills and Qualifications:

MUST be a qualified RCVS registered Vet.

MUST be an enthusiastic, confident, team player, cheerful and vet who is willing to get stuck in.

IDEALLY looking for at least 12 months of UK experience or more, however a confident new graduate would be considered.

IDEALLY looking for an individual with surgical bias, which will be welcomed and supported.

IDEALLY would live within 30mins of the practice.

Additional Information:

5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays

Generous CPD allowance

Pension scheme

40hrs per week - would consider part time.

Salary package:

£29,000+ depending upon experience

How to apply: Please send your CV and cover letter to;

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