Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon

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    Veterinary Surgeon

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    Permanent Full-Time

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    Dependent on Experience

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Our client is looking to recruit a Lead Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon on a permanent basis to start at their practice in the Chichester area of West Sussex.

The Practice
Our clients' group of practices which includes nurse training sites with comprehensive diagnostic and surgical facilities. Their practices also include a registered veterinary hospital which is staffed 24 hours a day. Their other sites are smaller clinics offering an appointment system, these clinics refer casework to the larger clinics if required.

Their clinics feature a wide range of diagnostic and surgical facilities, including State of the art digital x-ray services, gold standard radiography with the ability to email plates for quick diagnosis and referral. In-house blood tests: Biochemistry and haematology for rapid results. Endoscopy, blood pressure monitoring, extensive hospitalisation facilities and sterile operating theatres.

The Role
This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a busy practice with a really great team of 2.5 Vets and support nurses.

This is a full-time position working 4.5 days per week, with a weekend rota that includes -
3:8 Saturday morning and 1:8 Saturday all day.

The out of hours rota includes -
1:8 week of nights - starting Saturday pm until the following Saturday am (with Mon-Fri daytime off)

In return, our client offers a competitive salary that is reflective of experience.

Type: Permanent Lead Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon                  
Hours: Full time - 4.5 days a week
OOH: 1:8 week of nights
Weekends: 3:8 Saturdays am and 1:8 Saturday all day   
Sole Charge: Yes
Salary: A Competitive salary that is reflective of experience.

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:
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 AK/25648 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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