Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Braintree
Job Title: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Small Animal
Type: Small Animal & Equine Practice
Location: Braintree District of Essex
Practice Type: This is a busy small animal and equine rural practice located on the Essex Suffolk borders with a friendly and supportive team with a collaborative approach. You will be joining a larger practice all working from the same site.
Facilities: They are equipped with usual diagnostics, ultrasound/CR radiography/endoscopy, visiting peripatetic medics/ophthalmologists.
Team: 6 Veterinary Surgeons, 8 experienced Veterinary Nurses, and several kennel assistants.
Hours: This is a full-time role working 40 hours per week over 4 days a week. Variable shift pattern 8 am-7 pm.
Weekends: 1 in 6 Saturday mornings 9 am-12 pm and 1 in 6 weekends Saturday 8 am-4 pm and Sunday 8 am-12 pm.
OOHS: Out-of-hours are covered by Vets Now
Duties: The role will involve contributing to all sides of small animal veterinary roles, both consults, and theatre, with the ability to follow up your own cases within a supportive environment. They have a diverse range of clients whose requirements are equally varied.
Skills/Exp: The ideal candidate will have some experience, who is happy to work as a team member, and has good communication skills with both their colleagues and clients. Empathy and an excellent bedside manner are essential.
Sole Charge: Joining a large experienced team
Branch Work: No
Salary: Competitive - to be discussed in the interview.
Benefits (subject to pro-rata):
- 5 weeks paid holiday, not including bank holidays
- 5 days paid CPD leave
- £1250 CPD Allowance per annum
- Private Medical Insurance
- VDS Membership paid
- BVA Membership paid
- Service-based holiday entitlement increases
- Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave, and surrogacy pay
- Enhanced paternity pay
- Birthday leave
- Discounted veterinary fees
- Plus much, much more
Ref: JN -072021-21476
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