Small Animal Associate Vet Surgeon Job, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England - Tyne and Wear

£30,000 - £50,000+ - Veterinarian
Ref: 8706 Date Posted: Sunday 19 Jun 2022
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Salary: £30,000 - £50,000+ DOE

Package: Fantastic package available - 

• A highly motivated, stable and supportive team environment
• Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service
• CPD paid days and allowance
• Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
• Private Medical Insurance
• BVA Membership paid
• Sponsorship for overseas employees
• Relocation packages, up to £10,000

Type of Work: Small Animal Vet Surgeon

Job Details: Our client is looking for an experienced veterinary surgeon to complement their friendly team.

When you join them, you will benefit from working with an experienced and diverse team including 4 certificate holders (specialties include surgery, small animal medicine, and cardiology) and 5 vets currently working towards certificates (including dentistry and emergency and critical care). They are lucky to also have a great team of support staff including 14 RVNs and SVNs, 3 animal care assistants, and an abundance of helpful reception and administrative staff. A number of their wonderful RVNs are trained in schedule 3 procedures, allowing their vets time to deal with more complex cases, and they also have RVNs working towards further qualifications in ECC, behaviour, and feline nursing. There is a great atmosphere amongst the staff and help is always at hand for the trickier cases!

Facilities you will benefit from include:

  • Direct digital radiography
  • Ultrasonography with Doppler
  • In-house laboratory
  • ECG
  • Dental radiography
  • CT scanner
  • Endoscopy
  • Laparoscopy (currently offer laparoscopic spays but scope to expand to further laparoscopic procedures in the near future)

The role:

  • Part-time hours negotiable on application
  • 1 in 6 Saturdays
  • Shared bank holiday rota (generally 1-2 per year) with TOIL for each bank holiday worked
  • No out-of-hour commitments 
  • Job role can either be 100% consulting vet, or time split between consulting, surgery, medical procedures, and dentistry
  • Consulting split between their main site and one of their other 5 branches

They are looking for an enthusiastic, caring veterinary surgeon with excellent communication skills. They will consider all levels of experience for this role, from recent graduates to certificate holders or those wishing to return to work after a break.


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