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

Up to £55,000 DOE - Small - Veterinarian
Ref: 8131 Date Posted: Wednesday 04 May 2022
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Salary: Up to £55,000 depending on experience. 

Package: Fantastic range of benefits available 

Type of Work: Small Animal Vet Surgeon

Job Details: An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Veterinary Surgeon to join this team in Co Antrim, just a short drive to Belfast! 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 the team are happy to provide support while surgical confidence is improved upon. 

Rota involves working 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.

This is a 7 vet practice with 3 branches, well equipped with x-ray/dental/ultrasound/endoscope/orthopaedic kit (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 the 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.

Applicant Requirements: Capable of performing routine general practice surgery, procedures and case workup and management. Needs to be able to work as part of a team. Vet Degree is essential and further post graduate qualifications would be desirable but not essential



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