Permanent Part-Time Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Part-Time Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Subject to Experience

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

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  • Job ref:

    JN -062019-11419

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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We have an exciting opportunity for a part-time Veterinary Surgeon to join a busy established small animal veterinary hospital based south of Cambridge. Our client is looking for a vet with 2+ years of post-graduate experience that will work well with their friendly team and be client focused.

The Practice:

This is our client’ flagship hospital supporting the Cambridge area, it is a state of the art building, that provides an exceptional environment for clients, staff and most importantly the pets.

The practice maintains a strong local focus and is committed to serving the community as well as providing support and referral facilities to the wider area. The hospital provides a full range of services from routine preventative health care, through to advanced surgery and medicine.

The Role:

This part-time role is 27 hours a week and will include 1 in 3 Saturday mornings 09:00-13:00. As a team member, you will be responsible for the day to day veterinary work and contribute towards the performance of the practices. You will have the support not only from the practice team but surrounding surgeries within the group.

Your main responsibilities will include:

Patient/ Clinical Care - Ensure that a very high standard of clinical care within the team

Client Care - To ensure that you and your team strive for exceptional levels of client service and satisfaction

Team Work - Working within your team, and the wider group, to contribute all skills, efforts and personal strengths to ensure a great team ethos.

Management Team - You will receive full support and development to allow you to grow and achieve your full potential.

In return, our client is offering a highly competitive salary and benefits that include:

  • 4 weeks holiday plus bank holidays (one bank holiday per year to be working is compulsory with a day of your choice back in lieu)
  • RCVS fees paid
  • VDS Membership
  • £1000 CPD allowance with 5 days off to attend (Higher budget/courses negotiable)
  • Staff discount scheme
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • Additional CPD for Clinical Coaches
  • Holiday entitlement increase with years of service
  • Village Vet Bonus scheme
  • Occupational Health Scheme
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Tax-free childcare

The Candidate:

Our client is looking for a veterinary surgeon with a minimum of 2 years of post-graduate experience in small animal medical and surgery. You will have the capability of working in a sole charge situation and if you have experience of a sole charge role that would be of great benefit. Previous experience in a 24-hours emergency critical care centre would be desirable but not essential.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Part-time, 27 hours per week

Weekends: 1 in 3 Saturday morning 09:00-13:00

Salary: Competitive - Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -062019-11419

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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