Locum Veterinary Surgeon - December - Ongoing

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Negotiable / Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -112020-17733

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Role: Locum Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Location: Wellington, Somerset

Start Date: December

End Date: Ongoing, until a perm vet is recruited


It would be a 4 day week with a mixture of consulting and operating Usually 3 days consulting and 1 ops day.

They do their own OOH which is a 1 in 7 rotas. Weekends are split into a Saturday shift 9-12.30pm consulting in the morning followed by Saturday afternoon for emergency calls and Saturday night. The handover to the Sunday vet is at 8 am Sunday morning. On Sundays, they don’t have any consulting they only cover emergency calls through to Monday morning. They always have a nurse on-site to look after inpatients and take the phones.

The other part of the weekend is Friday night and Saturday morning consulting 9-12.30pm followed by covering the Sunday from 8 am until 9 am Monday morning.

TOIL for weekend work is the following Monday and Friday off following a Sunday on-call and Monday afternoon off following a Saturday on-call. The week prior to the Saturday on call there isn’t a night on call in the week.

Branch Work: None

Out of hours: See above

Sole Charge: Yes

Accommodation: TBC

Vehicle: Not required for the role

Pay Rate: Negotiable / Dependent on Experience

Ref: JN -112020-17733

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