Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Full-time

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Full-time

  • Location

    Ayr, Ayrshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Up to £50,000 P/A DOE

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

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  • Job ref:

    JN -032020-14615

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-12-31 00:00:00

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We are working with an established small animal practice in Ayr on the west coast of Ayrshire that is looking to recruit a Veterinary Surgeon in a Full-time permanent position.

The Practice:

The practice is located around 30 minutes from Glasgow on the beautiful west coast and has good transport links including Prestwick Airport.

The bright, spacious, air-conditioned surgery is built to industry-leading standards and has all the usual toys including digital X-ray, ultrasound and in-house laboratory facilities.

The Role:

This is a permanent full-time position for a Veterinary Surgeon. Ideally, you will be happy to work full-time 4 days per week or hours to suit, with 1 in 4 full daytime weekend rota with no OOH requirements. By joining the practice you will be part of a team of 8 vets and 9 RVNS. The team are dedicated to providing high-quality patient care and clinical standards. This role plays a key part within a small, friendly team the ideal candidate will be adaptable and flexible as from time to time, as the position will be based across both Ayr and Irvine practice.

Our client believes there is real importance on ongoing client care and continuity across cases so you can develop your own client base.  There’s a healthy caseload for those who already have/would like to study towards a certificate too. You'll also have access to great equipment to fulfill your role and have a forward-thinking team to help you progress, potentially into a clinical lead role.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary up to £50,000.00 subject to experience and excellent benefits that include; Opportunity to start at /work towards clinical lead level, professional fees paid (VDS,BVA and RCVS), CPD encouraged inclusive of a generous allowance, pension, staff discounts and more

The Candidate:

Our client is looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon that is still passionate about the veterinary community, has a positive attitude, that you aren’t afraid to make changes and are happy to voice your opinion. A Vet who wants to share their experience and knowledge and take the lead and offer direction/mentorship to our younger colleagues. A candidate who is friendly, approachable and is happy to work as a team with a genuine passion and empathy for animal welfare and client care. Enthusiasm and energy are a must, as is a willingness to communicate with colleagues and clients, in the best interests of the patients.

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-Time

Weekends: 1 in 4 full-day time weekend

Out of hours: TBC

Sole charge: TBC

Salary: Up to £50,000, Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -032020-14615

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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