Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Newcastle upon Tyne

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Highly Competitive Salary + Benefits

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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We are working with a client based 20 mins from Newcastle that is looking for a 100% small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join their team on a permanent basis.

The role is full time and would suit an experienced or a new graduate vet.

The Client:
Our client is a mixed practice which has 8 different branches in the area and treats small and large animals including equine and farm plus exotics.  
Their main animal hospital moved to a new purpose-built site and includes state-of-the-art new facilities with four operating theatres, a dental suite, fully-equipped diagnostic laboratory, X-ray room, ultrasound including Doppler for the investigation of complex heart conditions, and endoscopy facilities.  There are separate wards for dogs, cats, birds, small mammals and exotics, a physio and hydrotherapy suite, and six consulting rooms.  The practice employs more than 50 staff, including 16 vets, 11 qualified veterinary nurses, 4 trainee nurses, 5 nursing auxiliaries, a hydrotherapist and administration/support help. 

The Role:
Especially for new graduates, this would be a fantastic start to your career, as our client really believes in providing the best possible start to your career, and by joining a team of 5 existing new graduate vets, you’ll benefit from an instant support network of like-minded professionals. 

A place on their Graduate Academy will give you structured CPD, paid professional memberships, a £5,000 welcome bonus and a trip to the UK congress.

This position is open to all experience levels, not just new graduates. The current team is a happy working unit which means adapting to and being a team player with good communication and customer care skills both internal and external being key.

Type:  Permanent Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon
Hours:  Full Time. Mon - Fri, 8am - 6pm 
WE: 1 in 6 Sat & Sun
OOHs: 1:6 evening on call 
Salary: Competitive and negotiable based on skills and experience + CPD + BVA + VDS + private healthcare

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 PW/26134 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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