Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon

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    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

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    over 1 year ago

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We are currently working on behalf of a well-established independent practice on the Norfolk/Suffolk border who due to expansion are looking for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join their 8 Vet team.

The Practice:
Our client is a family run, privately owned practice which has been in Norfolk and Suffolk for over 100 years. They pride themselves on being a practice that can look after any animal family member from a tree frog to an alpaca as well as more normal pets, horses, and commercial farm animals. Their family of Vets, Nurses, and lay staff work hard to provide a friendly and professional service to all their customers and their animals. This practice is also a resident vet for two local zoos so if you have an interest and experience in exotics this is a great opportunity!

The Role:
This position is full time working Monday to Friday 8.30am - 6 pm. The weekend rota will be 1 in 2 Saturday mornings 8.30am - 12 pm and you will receive half a day in lieu during the week. 

There is an out of hours rota of 1 in 6 weekends and 1 in 6 weeknights on call. When you are on call for the full weekend you will have the following Friday off to make a 3-day weekend. 

The Candidate:
This position would suit an experienced veterinary surgeon with 3 years + experience. You will be confident with routine surgery and consults, a great communicator and work well in a team.

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon 
Type: Full Time
Location: Norfolk
Start: ASAP
Hours: Full-time, Monday - Friday 8.30 - 6.00 
Weekends: 1 in 2 Saturday mornings 8.30 - 12.00 
OOHs: 1 in 6 weekends and 1 in 6 evenings 
Accommodation: Yes, temporary housing available for 3 months - offer a relocation package
Salary: Competitive salary DOE + 25 days holiday + Bank holiday + 5 days CPD (£1000) + accommodation + fuel + pension + private healthcare

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 ZE/27202 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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