Locum Veterinary Surgeon - ASAP - Ongoing

Locum Veterinary Surgeon - ASAP - Ongoing

  • Location

    Dunstable, Bedfordshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £250-£300 per day subject to experience

  • Contact:

    Sue Hanson

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -012020-13690

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-06-26 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2020-01-13 00:00:00

  • Contact:


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.

What happens next:

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