Small Animal Vet Surgeon Job, West Yorkshire, England - West Lothian

£40,000 - £60,000+ - Small - Vet Surgeon
Ref: 4674 Date Posted: Thursday 10 Jun 2021
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Salary: £30000 - £50000+ (Depending on experience)

Package: Fantastic package available - (see below)

Type of Work: Small Animal Vet Surgeon

Job Details: Our client is looking for a full-time Veterinary Surgeon to join their team in West Lothian. If you are enthusiastic, hard-working and keen to be part of a friendly and supportive team, then they would love to meet you! 

Rota and duties:

  • This is a full-time role,
  • Working 39.25 hours per week over 4 fixed days each week
  • 1:4 weekends, 
  • Saturday 9-6 and Sunday 10-4

The practice has been completely refurbished and is equipped with the latest technology. They have an impressive 9 consulting rooms, 3 operating theatres and various onsite laboratory testing. They are conveniently located within the Pets at Home store in the centre of Livingston’s retail park. They have a brilliant team of 8 Veterinary Surgeons, 8 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 1 Student Veterinary Nurse, 1 Animal Care Assistant and 7 Client Care Advisors. They are a training practice where they support and mentor new Vet Graduates through the Vets4Pets Graduate programme as well as sponsoring and ongoing training for their SVN’s until qualified.

They are looking for someone who has the following attributes:

  • Excellent communicator
  • Adept Team player
  • Compassionate & Caring
  • Ambitious & Enthusiastic
  • Promoter and keen participant of continuous development
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role

Package details:

  • Very competitive Salary depending on experience – (range: £40-£60K DOE)
  • 5.5 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
  • Additional week’s holiday after 2 years’ service
  • 5 days paid CPD leave
  • £1500 CPD Allowance per annum
  • Daily clinical rounds for Vets and nurses
  • 30 minute of case/CPD discussion every weekday for vets – allocated in diary
  • Daily paid coffee breaks - strongly encouraged for staff wellbeing
  • O/T paid or available as TOIL, same situation with any encroachment of lunch breaks
  • Shared late vet rota for last minute emergency cases
  • Varied weekly workload – comprising of 2 x consulting days/1 x Ops day/1 x Duty Vet
  • No sole charge required, experienced team of vets/nurses available for case support
  • Open communication & consultation with practice Management Team
  • MRCVS Membership paid
  • BVA Membership paid
  • VDS cover
  • Birthday leave
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Group Pension
  • Paid bereavement leave
  • Company sick pay
  • Free uniform in a number of roles
  • Annual pay reviews
  • Social events
  • Sponsorship for overseas employees
  • Academy & Leadership courses
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Free annual flu jabs
  • Friendly and competent RVNs keen to perform scheduled 3 procedures


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