Permanent Senior Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Senior Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Knowle, Bristol

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

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  • Job ref:

    JN -032020-14830

  • Published:

    4 months ago

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We are working with a well-established two site practice in Bristol that is looking to recruit a Veterinary Surgeon on a full-time permanent basis. Our client is looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon that will join them in a Senior Vet role,

The Practice:

With seven vets and four qualified vet nurses, plus a very experienced nursing and reception team, our client has a huge amount of knowledge and experience available in the practice! In recent years the addition of a major extension to their main site has enabled them to provide a large airy waiting and reception area, plus two large consulting rooms and a dedicated nurse clinic consulting room. As well as an in-house laboratory that enables rapid diagnoses of pet's condition, they also now have a digital x-ray machine so they can be thorough and prompt with treating pets.

The Role:

Our client is recruiting for an experienced Senior Vet to join their team. The ideal candidate will be confident and competent in all soft tissue surgery and basic orthopaedics and happy to support and mentor less experienced team members as required.

The rota is based on a 40 hour week to include weekends and evenings with only in-patient after hours with their partner Vets Now taking care of all new cases OOH.

In return, our client is offering an excellent salary and benefits package that is reflective of skills and experience.

The Candidate:

Excellent leadership, organisational and communication skills are essential in order to develop and support the team, provide clinical management and to maintain clinical protocols. They are looking for a vet that is confident, enthusiastic with a naturally caring disposition, you will be passionate about providing exceptional care for clients and their pets. They are an RCVS Practice Standards accredited practice and hold gold and bronze awards for the International Cat Care award.


Role: Permanent Senior Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: On a rota basis

Out of hours: Only for in-patients

Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits

Ref: JN -032020-14830

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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