Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    St Helens

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive + Benefits

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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We are currently working with a lovely, friendly independent practice that is looking to recruit a small animal Veterinary Surgeon on a permanent basis. 

This is a full-time position to join our clients' lovely practice in St. Helens, Merseyside.

The Practice: 
This independent veterinary group is owned by veterinary surgeons who are able to offer a professional, plus referral service both in the local community and nationally.  Their dedicated team of vets and nurses are happy to provide a comprehensive and caring service from their local branch practices as well, as their small animal hospital which is at the centre of their referral network.  
This current permanent full-time vacancy is based at one of their branches in Merseyside working alongside 1 vet and 5 nurses.  
The practice is able to provide the following services:  back up of a large hospital & referral centre, blood sampling service, home visits, nurse clinics and has up to date facilities which include dentistry equipment, X- ray facilities, and ultrasound.

The Role: 
This is a permanent full-time role working Monday to Friday, the standard shifts are 08:30 18:30 with one late night per week until 20:00. 

The weekend rota is 1:8/9 and there are no out of hours requirements. There will be sole charge on the weekends, so you must be comfortable with this.

The Candidate: 
This post would suit a small animal veterinary surgeon with about 2 years' experience who is confident with some sole charge, 15-minute consults, and routine general veterinary procedures.

In Summary:

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon
Type: Small Animal
Hours: Full Time - Monday to Friday 08:30:00-18:30 with one late evening per week till 20:00
Weekends: 1:8/9 weekends
Out of hours: None
Sole charge: At weekends
Computer System: RxWorks
Consults:15 minutes
Salary: Competitive & Negotiable - [DOE] + CPD +  private healthcare+ pension
Ref: HN/26871

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 HN/26871 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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