Lead Veterinary Surgeon

Lead Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    North London

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £60,000 - £80,000 perm annum (DOE)

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Do you want to be part of a well-established team of certificate holding vets providing high standards of care in a prestigious North London practice?  We are currently recruiting for a Lead Veterinary Surgeon with strong people management skills, enthusiasm ambition, and strong industry knowledge to help lead the team forward with new ideas.
Are you a confident Veterinary Surgeon looking for the next step in your career?
Do you have strong people management skills to motivate and mold a team to be the best they possibly can be?
Do you have passion and enthusiasm for the veterinary industry with a high level of ambition and new ideas you could apply to a new position?
The Practice:
This practice is one of the top providers of veterinary care in North London and has a strong team of 8 vets, most of which are certificate holders in Medicine or Surgery.  The practice also has an array of facilities to provide a full service of care and very rarely refer any patients.  All branches are modern and fully equipped with up to date surgical and diagnostic equipment. They offer a range of services ranging from free puppy and kitten consultations, vaccinations, spaying and neutering, digital x-ray, dental x-ray, ultrasound, separate dog and cat facilities and a fully equipped in-house laboratory.  They have a large, friendly team of vets and nurses who are all highly trained and regularly kept up to date with ongoing training to ensure all staff has up to date knowledge with the advances of veterinary medicine and surgery.
The Role:
This is a full-time position working 44hours per week with rota’d weekends and no out of hour requirements.
This position will include a degree of clinical work and weekend consulting, however, it will include regular liaisons with the management team to discuss new ideas, marketing, industry etc to drive the practice forward and keep up to date with all modern services. This position will also include a large amount of people management, molding of the team, motivating and organising of the teams of Vets and Nurses as well as covering rota aspects etc. 
In return, the practice can offer a highly generous salary between £60,000-£80,000 plus additional benefits.  There is also accommodation available if required.
The Candidate:
This role is all about finding the right candidate and what you can bring to this position.  You must be highly experienced, ideally with a minimum of 4-6years + in practice, have enthusiasm, drive, ambition, dedication and more importantly fantastic people management and motivation skills.
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: Click APPLY to apply for this role and a member of our team will be in touch if you have been successful.
To discuss the role in more details:
Please call or email our team to discuss the specific details for this role such as practice details, exact location, salaries or any other queries you may have. Please also quote reference SA/27270 when enquiring about this vacancy.
To have a no obligation confidential discussion or to enquire about other positions in this area please contact us today on 01423 701 321, alternatively email 
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