Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Dubai, UAE

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £70,000-£80,000 (tax free) per annum (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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We are currently recruiting on behalf of a dedicated, small animal practice based in Dubai, UAE.  Our client is looking for a full-time Veterinary Surgeon to join the team. The practice is offering a salary of £70,000-£80,000 per year (Tax-Free).

The Practice:
Our client is a dedicated, small animal practice who is able to provide a comprehensive, medical and surgical veterinary care.  Opened in 2014, our client is a 24-hour veterinary clinic who is able to provide state of the art services and facilities, ranging from routine preventative care for young, healthy pets; early detection and treatment of disease and complete medical and surgical care.  Consisting of a team of 7 vets and 13 nurses, our client has a dedicated team who are committed to providing the best possible veterinary care.

The Role:
This is a busy and challenging role, but incredibly rewarding. You will work a five day week, with the opportunity to do some night work, which would be 7 nights on, followed by a full 7 days off, this would be about 4 times per year. Which is ideal as it gives you additional time to travel to the rest of the UAE or further afield linked with your holiday days. 

The salary will be £70,000-£80,000 (tax-free), as a side note, you would have to earn around £135,000 in the UK to have this take-home pay.

The Candidate:
You will need to be surgically proficient and be able to stand on your own two feet. It is fast paced environment and offers pretty much everything surgically. They may refer spinal cases but other than that all of the work is done in-house. The ideal candidate will be very serious about the move to the UAE. 
The interview process will be through Skype with our client.

The Conditions:
The process and requirements to practice in the UAE are quite demanding, so please research this thoroughly before applying to make sure you are eligible. We can help advise you but any registration and further checks will be done with our client in Dubai.

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS.

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 PW/27739 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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