Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon, Small Animal Vet

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £36,000 - £59,000 per annum (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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We are currently recruiting for a purpose-built, modern veterinary practice situated in Portsmouth (opening in April); they require a full-time Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a permanent basis.

The Practice:
Our client is a low-cost, high-quality veterinary healthcare provider, offering a full range of affordable small animal veterinary services to clients, operating a no appointment, walk-in clinic system. They offer a range of clinical services from preventative healthcare through to complex medical, surgical and orthopaedic procedures. They have superb, spacious, purpose-built surroundings with two operating theatres, six consulting rooms, digital x-ray and an up-to-date Idexx in-house laboratory.

The Role:
Our client is looking for an enthusiastic small animal Veterinary Surgeon with at least two years of qualified experience, who is passionate about the provision of high-quality service to patients and clients. You will need to be competent in sole charge as this will be required.

You will be a key participant in the running of our clients dynamic and forward thinking clinic in Portsmouth supporting the clinical director and the rest of the veterinary team. 

The Candidate:
They are looking for a vet that continually improves their professional knowledge and experience and is an excellent communicator, understanding that educating pet owners about their pets’ welfare is just as important as providing high-quality treatment.

In return, our client offers a comprehensive package of:

•             Competitive (DOE, these are reviewed on a case by case basis) between £36,000 and £59,000
•             RCVS registration fees
•             CPD support up to £1,500 pa & up to 5 days training
•             VDS cover
•             25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays                             
•             A well-structured rota

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 PW/27980 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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