Small Animal Associate Vet Surgeon Job, Northern Ireland - County Antrim

£30,000 - £50,000+ - Veterinarian
Ref: 8668 Date Posted: Friday 10 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 a Veterinary Surgeon to join their team. The role includes a mixture of consulting and operating each day.  The suitable candidate will be responsible for maintaining good communication with clients throughout their pet's treatment, ensuring appropriate choice of tests and medications to suit the client's budget.  Interpretation of test results, research where necessary or discussion with third parties to determine a course of action.  Help and guidance can and will be provided from the team for all of these steps.  Basic surgical skills to include neutering and lump removals but for those less experienced they are happy to provide support while surgical confidence is improved upon. 

Rota: 5 days per week which can be flexible. 1 in 5 nights on call during the week. 1 in 6 weekends (9-6pm Sat, 9-1pm Sunday). Out of hours up to 10pm weeknights.

They are a 7 vet practice, with 3 branches that have  x-ray/dental/ultrasound/endoscope/orthopaedic kits (including plating, MMP, CCWO and suction kit. They pride themselves on their high colleague retention, team culture and positive working environment! You’ll be encouraged to develop special interests while being supported by their amazing team.  

They currently have a certificate holder in surgery, another vet studying for a Medicine Certificate and a nurse with a Certificate in anaesthesia.

They are looking for someone capable of performing routine general practice surgery, procedures and case workup and management. They need to be able to work as part of a team. A Vet degree is essential and further post graduate qualifications would be desirable but not essential.


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