Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £50,000-£60,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

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  • Job ref:

    JN -122018-8123

  • Published:

    5 months ago

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  • Start date:

    2019-03-04 00:00:00

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We are currently working with a friendly independent veterinary centre in Abington, Northampton that is looking to recruit a part-time Out Of Hours Veterinary surgeon to start as soon as possible. This practice offers a wide range of services including a 24 hour emergency service to ensure patients are getting the best care.

The Practice:

This independent practice 3 branches in the area of Northampton. Their highly qualified and experienced team use the most up to date diagnostic tools and tests available to veterinary medicine today and strive to offer the very best treatment options for each case. Round the clock in-patient care is provided by their dedicated veterinary & nursing team.  This is a busy referral and first opinion practice, and they are about to undertake an expansion at one of their local sites. They currently employee 18 Veterinary Surgeons (including numerous certificate holders in various disciplines) and have a large nursing team - employing around 80 staff in total.

The Role:  

This is a part-time night position with shifts running from 20:00 to 08:00, working 7 nights on and 14 off, averaging 26 hours per week. You will be working with a Veterinary Nurse and Kennel Assistant on site, and providing support to a Veterinary Nurse at a nearby practice Monday-Thursday nights.

In return, our client offers a salary of £50,000- £60,000 (full-time equivalent) per annum (DOE), CPD allowance, exclusive company discounts, reward schemes, and career development. If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.

The Candidate:

The successful candidate will be MRCVS - confident to work in sole charge, able to perform emergency surgery and have excellent communication skills. Our client is also happy to support candidates working towards a postgraduate certificate.

The Summary:

Role: Night Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small animal

Location: Northampton

Hours: Full time 7 nights on, 14 off

Weekends: Yes

OOH: Yes

Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

Ref: JN -122018-8123

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

What happens next:

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