Are you an inspiring Head Veterinary Surgeon that delivers a gold standard level of care to patients?
Would you like the challenge of helping a practice obtain hospital status and become RCVS Accredited?
Our client has large, modern, purpose-built veterinary clinic and they are looking for Head Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time permanent basis. They are looking for a Vet who is passionate about clinical excellence, will be a role model of their ethics and values and will be responsible for motivating the veterinary team to deliver gold standard care every time.
This practice has all the latest equipment, with a digital x-ray, ultrasound, in-house laboratory and much more. Their facilities are well-suited to vets with advanced surgical interest and they have a varied and interesting caseload. Plus, they support certificates, managerial and leadership development. All of their Head Vets have a wider role as part of the group’s leadership team where input in activities and company direction is encouraged.
Your standard working hours will be 40 hours per week. You will be required to work shifts within the practice opening hours. You will also be part of the weekend rota too, working 1 in every 4 weekends. You will get time off during the week to make up for the weekend hours worked. Please note, these opening hours will change when we provide overnight care and obtain hospital status.
In return, our client is offering an excellent package that includes:
- Competitive salary
- 33 days holiday including bank holidays
- 5% Pension Contribution, Cyclescheme & Childcare Vouchers
- £1,500 CPD allowance per annum / 5 days off
- VDS Fees covered
- RCVS membership
- Well structured rota
- Good work life balance and a great place to work.
- Free lunch every Friday
The successful candidate will:
- Have experience in leading a team
- Be highly skilled and knowledgeable in all areas of veterinary medicine and procedures
- Be passionate about delivering top quality veterinary care
- Be confident in coaching and guiding colleagues
- Be keen to be in a management position in a fast-paced clinic.
Type: Permanent Head Veterinary Surgeon
Weekend: On a rota basis
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Ref: JN -062018-3992
We are an equal opportunity agency and look forward to assisting you with your future career aspirations. We have an experienced team of consultants that are ready to give you support and advice on applying for veterinary opportunities.
To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and eligible to work in the UK.
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