Small Animal Associate Vet Surgeon Job, Wales - South West Wales

£35,000 - £55,000+ DOE - Veterinarian
Ref: 10149 Date Posted: Thursday 06 Oct 2022
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Salary: £35,000 - £55,000+ 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. They have an exciting opportunity for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them. They are looking for a vet who will fit into their friendly, supportive team and provide a high quality of service to their clients. As a mixed practice they can offer a small or large animal only or a mixed vet role during the daytime and out of hours. This means their vets experience a good variety of cases whilst being able to focus on their interests and/or preferred species or enjoy a mixed vet role. 

They care about their teams’ work/life balance and offer a flexible approach to working ​patterns and will accept both full and part-time applications.

For the full-time shift pattern, you could work 40 hours over 5 days per week. The opening hours are 8.30 am until 5 pm, with no evening surgeries. On-call is currently 1:4 weeknights and weekends. Following a weekend on-call vets receive a delayed weekend (Monday and Tuesday as TOIL). ​All on-call shifts are supported by one of their excellent RVNs and there are always 2 vets on-call (one for large and one for small animals). Extra on-call support is also provided if necessary. 

They are a mixed practice caring for small animals, horses and livestock in West Wales within a friendly community with plenty of opportunities to relax and socialise outside of work. The team are involved in Guiding, Scouting, sea ​swimming, ​DPJ Foundation, running, cycling (both road and mountain), rowing, horse riding, farming and much more! The practice also proudly supports local events, societies, schools​ and charities.
They ​and are undergo​ing a refurbishment ​and expansion of our, already well-equipped, small animal facilities, office space and staff area to improve their working environment. They regularly invest in new equipment, most recently dental radiography, an extra cattle repro scanner and new practice vans.

The team is made up of 10 vets, 6 ​RVNs, 2 ​SVNs, 3 animal nursing assistants, 1 admin, 3 receptionists and their practice manager. ​ They have a super mix of clinical and non-clinical staff both experienced (including vet and RVN certificate holders and others with special interests) and more recent, who all play a vital role in making their practice a caring, interesting and enjoyable workplace. Across their varied team their focus is high clinical standards and they hold regular practice meetings, clinical case discussions​, in-house CPD and farmer meetings.


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