Due to our clients' continued growing reputation, a fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced veterinary surgeon to join their modern, vibrant, independent, and family-owned practice in Chichester, West Sussex. This is a permanent full-time role that would suit, ideally, an Advanced Practitioner in Medicine or an experienced medic who has worked in veterinary hospitals.
Based within our clients' beautifully refurbished clinic nestled at the foot of the South Downs National Park in sunny West Sussex, they are ‘more than a vets’ – a family that upholds the values of respect, humility, professionalism, and communication. They provide a personal service that their clients deserve, delivered with real empathy and care – because it is how they would want to be treated themselves.
Since opening the clinic has grown considerably and their close-knit team thrives on its family-style atmosphere, bonding clients and delivering impeccable client care.
The clinic is supported locally by our clients' hospital which they are proud to announce is currently the only independently owned hospital in the UK to have full RCVS accreditation as well as achieving outstanding status in all associated awards. In addition to this, they have 4 branches surrounding the hospital, all of which are accredited and designed to the highest standards with comprehensive facilities.
They have comprehensive facilities and equipment inclusive of ultrasound, dental radiography, digital radiography, dedicated theatre as well as separate cat and dog ward
The Role and Candidate:
Our client is looking for a driven and ambitious veterinary surgeon to work alongside and complement their existing dynamic team of experienced veterinary surgeons and nurses as they continue to develop their multidisciplinary service. Ideally, you will be an Advanced Practitioner in Medicine or an experienced medic who has worked in veterinary hospitals
You will be passionate about providing a high level of care for patients and a premium service for clients. In addition, you will be able to efficiently investigate cases to a high standard and have a medical mindset, as well as being surgically competent. Good communication and personal skills are essential and you will be encouraged to maintain continuity with clients and see cases through to a conclusion.
You will be joining a 12-vet team, based at the hospital you will work alongside the Advanced Practitioners supporting the wards, consultations, and procedures.
The is a permanent full-time role where you will have a four-day working week with one day off (3 day week after working a weekend at the hospital). The weekend rota is 1 in 8 full weekends (days only) and 1 in 8 Saturdays at the hospital.
In return for your hard work and dedication, our client is offering a competitive package that includes:
- Salary subject to experience and Certificate/Advanced Practitioner Status
- 22 days’ holiday (5 weeks + 2 days)
- CPD allowance £1500
- Auto-enrolment pension scheme
- Support for a Certificate if required and training agreements considered
- CVS, VDS, and BSAVA membership
Our client believes in taking care of their team, through consistent communication, trust, and honesty, treating everyone in an individual way.
This is an exciting opportunity where you will work within excellent surroundings, supported by a family-style team in a thriving independent practice. We invite you to join our clients' family and be part of something special.
Ref: JN -082020-16222
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