Small Animal Associate Vet Surgeon Job, Staffordshire, England - Staffordshire

£40,000 - £70,000+ - Veterinarian
Ref: 8827 Date Posted: Tuesday 28 Jun 2022
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Salary: £40,000 - £70,000+ 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 take the next step in their career. This role would be suitable for someone who has a surgical bias and will be predominantly focused on leading and developing the clinical team in this area.

This role consists of 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday (between the hours of 08:00 - 19:00). You will also be required to participate in a weekend rota, with time given back in lieu. There is no out of hours requirement for this role, as this is provided by VetsNow. They are a flexible working practice and therefore they are keen to consider full time and part-time applicants, let them know the hours you want to work. 

The clinic has a high surgical caseload, with a mix of soft tissue and orthopaedic cases. They would be keen to hear from veterinary surgeons who would consider a predominantly surgical role, with consultations in relation to supporting this surgical service. There may be the opportunity to progress this role in the future, therefore they would love to hear from veterinary surgeons who would be keen to develop a more advanced surgical service for the  – although this isn’t a deal-breaker. 

They are a growing practice with great facilities including 4 consult rooms, a cat ward, dog ward, operating theatre, digital x-ray, dental x-ray, ultrasound and access to endoscope if needed. They hold the ISFM silver award for cat care and the a patient safety award. 

The veterinary team enjoy all aspects of general veterinary practice. High-quality clinical care is of utmost importance to the team and they routinely conduct audits, ensuring that they are always working towards gold standard first opinion pet care. The team feel like a surgical vet would complement their interests and offer support in this area, whilst providing the successful candidate with a career opportunity to progress and grow the surgical provision at the clinic.

One of the best parts of working here is their close-knit, enthusiastic team. They are all food lovers and often do sausage roll runs as well as chocolate treasure hunts around the practice. As a team, they are very focused on the happiness of their team and take their team-building and well-being afternoons extremely seriously, which have included “Bake-Off” style competitions, Christmas quizzes and Halloween pumpkin carving. They may also be partial to a spot of BINGO and love some Festive Fun.

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