Small Animal Vet

Location Suffolk
Discipline: Pet, Vet & Animal Health
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £29000-60000 Dependent on experience
Contact name: Jemma Snow

Contact email:
Job ref: 14148JS
Published: 11 months ago

Job Title: Experienced Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Location of the Job: Suffolk, England, United Kingdom

The Company:

My clients are an independent, family-owned practice who are passionate at providing consistent, high standard veterinary care. Serving the community for over 30 years, their centres are just a short drive from Cambridge, Ely and Bury St. Edmunds.

Your pets are my clients first priority. They offer care for dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters and other animals in a professional and friendly environment.

The team consists of 7 vets and 7 nurses, as well as 2 nurse assistants, 3 receptionists and a practice manager.

The successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of the job - Consults, Medicine and Surgery.

Must be confident with sole charge.

CPD is provided as my clients believe in investing in their people, and infrastructure, to provide the best care.

There is the opportunity to complete a certificate for the right person!

The Industry: Veterinary, Vet, Surgeon, Medicine, Small Animal, Pet, Exotics, 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 (would consider a 4 day week).

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.

Four or Five day week

Some weekend work, on a rota basis

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 3-4yrs 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 60mins of the practice.

Additional Information:

5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays

Generous CPD allowance

Pension scheme

40hrs per week.

Salary package:

£29,000 - £60,000 depending upon experience

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

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