We are working with a charity practice in Birmingham that is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a permanent basis. This role is a predominantly weekend role, working every other weekend.
Founded in 1917 by animal welfare pioneer, Maria Dickin CBE, PDSA is the UK’s leading veterinary charity. Operating through a UK-wide network of 48 Pet Hospitals, PDSA provides low cost and free veterinary care to the sick and injured pets of people in need and promotes responsible pet ownership.
The hospitals are well equipped with the likes of ASIF Kits, Endoscopes, Digital Xrays, Ultrasounds and ECG equipment - just to name a few! They have a very varied caseload with great opportunities for Surgical and Medical development.
Our client is seeking a Veterinary Surgeon who will be responsible for the delivery of an efficient, professional and caring service to clients, providing a high standard of customer service and clinical care whilst also promoting pet wellbeing and delivering preventive services.
This is a part-time role where you will be working predominantly over the weekend, every other weekend.
In return, they are offering a competitive salary that is reflective of experience and an excellent package (pro-rata for part-time roles) that includes:
- Allocated CPD funding of 37.5 hours
- Excellent career opportunities/development
- 5 weeks holiday per year
- Paid statutory holidays
- Travel allowance
- Life assurance 4 x annual salary
- Contributory pension scheme
- Private medical insurance (after 12 months service – permanent employees only)
The successful candidate will be an RCVS registered Veterinary Surgeon and responsible for updating their knowledge by attending regular CPD training. You will be involved in all aspects of clinical governance at the Pet Hospital, responsible for managing cases cost-effectively, encouraging financial contributions from clients, and making sure that all resources are used appropriately.
Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon
Type: Small Animals
Hours: Part-time, Weekends mainly
Weekends: Every other weekend
Out of hours: None
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Ref: JN -032020-14880
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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