We are working on behalf of a leading veterinary charity based in Gillingham in Kent, who are looking for a Permanent Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly team.
This leading veterinary charity provides low-cost and free veterinary care and promotes responsible pet ownership. Currently employing a team of 40, they pride themselves on supporting their community clients and offer a range of services and facilities, including:
- Digital X-ray
- Blood pressure
This is a full-time role working 37.5 hours per week in 7.5 hours shifts as follows - 08.00-16.30, 09.00-17.30 and 09.30-18.00. Weekends are on a rota of 1 in 5 or 6 Saturday mornings 09.00-12.00 and there are no out of hours responsibilities with this role. There may be some sole charge on a Saturday morning so you should be comfortable with this and the occasional visit to a nearby practice in Margate. In return, our client is able to offer a competitive salary and benefits package, dependent on experience, including:
- £7,000 per annum allowance for accommodation and car
- 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
- Extra day holiday at Christmas
- Half RCVS fees paid
- Generous CPD allowance of £1,000 plus 5 days per year
- Certificates are supported
- Opportunities for progression to Team Leader
You will be joining a busy, lively team, so you should be a good team player with strong communication skills. You should be confident in consultations and emergency surgery with some sole charge on Saturday mornings.
Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon
Type: Small Animal
Start: June 2019
Hours: Full time 37.5 hours per week
Weekends: On a rota of 1 in 5 or 6
Out of hours: None
Sole charge: Some on a Saturday morning
Salary: Charitable practice. Generous benefits package
Ref: JN -052019-10633
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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