Role: Locum Veterinary Surgeon
Type: Small Animal
Location: Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Start: All start dates considered
Finish: Ongoing, until a perm vet is recruited
Hours: Full-time, Monday-Friday 09:00-19:00 (with 1-hour lunch break)
Weekends: Yes, every other Saturday morning 09:00-13:00 (consults only)
Out of hours: None, covered by Vets Now
Sole Charge: Yes, the existing vet will be unavailable to mentor or have cases referred to them.
Branch Work: No
Duties: Mix of surgical/operating and consulting – the candidate will not be flat out busy all-day
Consults: Consults are 09:00-12:30, 14:00-15:00 and 15:30-18:30. If you are operating this will be in the morning and will then be involved in the afternoon/evening consults
Accommodation: Basic accommodation is available at the practice - in the practice staff room
Pets/Partners: The practice is unable to support pets or partners
Vehicle: Not required for the role
Pay Rate: £250-£300 per day subject to experience
Skills/Experience: A wide range of surgical experience needed in this role and the ability to write up notes fully/comprehensively and to liaise with their clients/report lab results/book in for follow up appointments with themselves - see a case through to the end!
Other Info: You will need your own VDS cover.
Ref: JN -012020-13690
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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