Small Animal Surgeon - Orthopaedics, Mixed, Soft Tissue

Small Animal Surgeon - Orthopaedics, Mixed, Soft Tissue

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive/Top Market Rate

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

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  • Job ref:

    JN -062021-20955

  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Our client is currently recruiting for a Surgeon who is board certified, or residency-trained (ECVS or ACVS) to join their multi disciplinary team of specialists.

Our client is moving to a brand new 40,000 sqft state-of-the-art facilities in 2021 you will be part of a team that has been provided with some of the most advanced equipment and facilities in Europe.

You will be committed to developing the practice and providing high standards of care to both patients and referring veterinary surgeons. You will join a surgical team already comprising three senior clinicians, one resident and one surgical intern. Their purpose-built, referral-only hospital is complimented by an excellent multi-disciplinary specialist-led team and provides the opportunity to work with some of the most exceptional and dedicated veterinary professionals in a supportive environment.

This exciting role will require the candidate to:

Provide clinical services as a specialist consultant, either exclusively orthopaedic referrals, or a combination of orthopaedic and soft tissue surgery cases.

Work with the surgery team for development of the surgical service

Support and develop the Surgery team, in particular by supervising and teaching residents, interns, technicians and nurses

Work collaboratively with all other services and foster good relationships

Develop new ways of working and SOP’s within the new centre

Demonstrate professional standards that will advance patient care

Be an ambassador for the team

This is an exciting time to join our client as they move to a new state-of-the-art referral centre around January 2022. Training and a supportive working environment are where they excel and their larger group offers huge potential to work with an exceptional team and also work within a large network of supportive specialists across the world.

What kind of person you need to be

You need to be a highly motivated starter with the:

Desire to provide the best clinical service to all our patients

Ability to help develop and shape a growing service

Ability to work as part of a team and individually

Passion and commitment to excellence in orthopaedic surgery

Specific Experience / Qualifications / Status / Citizenship Requirements

You must fulfil the following requirements:

Membership of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (or eligible to become member)

Excellent command of written and spoken English

Strong communication skills and professional approach

Provide evidence of your Right to Work in the UK

It’s a very exciting time to join a forward-thinking and highly motivated team that has the support of the Linnaeus Group, providing significant investment in providing new innovative services, a contemporary state-of-the art working environment and commitment to personal and career development. With an excellent support team in place, you’ll be able to concentrate on what you do best in a friendly and supportive practice.

What's on offer

Full time position based on 4 days per week

Very competitive salary

A generous benefits package including 25 days’ holiday, private medical insurance, life insurance, supported CPD, registration fees and pension

A good work life balance

Opportunities for progression and to develop your career

Located only 30 minutes by train from Central London, within easy reach of the beautiful Essex countryside and extremely well located for international travel links by air and train

for more information or to apply, please contact - 01423701321