We are working with a two-branch practice in Kendal in the beautiful Lake District National Park. They are looking for a full-time permanent small animal Veterinary Surgeon.
The two branch practice is very well equipped. You will be joining an experienced team of 7 vets, nurses and receptionists. As the two branches are only a mile apart, they are able to offer excellent continuity of care, and daily morning meetings ensure a team approach.
This is a full-time permanent opportunity for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon. The on-call is quiet with 1.5 in 6 weekends, and 1 in 5 weeknights, backed up with RVN support. A maximum of a four day week allows quality time to enjoy the beautiful Lake District on your doorstep, yet fantastic transport links mean that nowhere is too far away.
You should be a confident surgeon with general surgical and medical skills and experience in emergency surgery, capable of working sole charge at times, and with a strong customer-service focus. You will be passionate about providing an excellent service and working as part of a highly-skilled team. You will also enjoy a variety of cases and have the ability to work these up to a high standard. Enthusiasm and energy are a must, as is a willingness to communicate with colleagues and clients, in the best interests of your patients. You will also have the opportunity to study towards a certificate as this is strongly encouraged. In return, our clients’ can offer a competitive package and benefits that include - competitive salary, CPD allowance and exclusive company discounts and rewards
Role: Veterinary Surgeon
Type: Small Animal
Weekends: 1.5 in 6
Other: 1 in 5 weeknights
Sole charge: Some
Salary: Competitive salary package - Subject to Experience
Ref: JN -112018-7790
To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.
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