Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon

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    Veterinary Surgeon

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    Permanent Full-Time

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    Dependent on Experience

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    about 1 year ago

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We are working with an independent small animal practice in Stowmarket, Suffolk that is looking for Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a permanent basis.

This is a full-time position that would suit a vet with a minimum of 1 years post-graduation experience.

The Practice: 
This practice is proud to be an independent practice that aims to exceed clients expectations with regards to the care that they provide to their patients. In every case, they ask themselves what would they want if it was their pet. This ethos, along with excellent professional expertise and state of the art equipment means they can say that they are "Their clients best friends' Best Friends". 

The practice has 4 Vets, 6 nurses and 1 SVN’s with state of the art equipment including an Endoscope, digital X-ray, dental X-ray, ultrasound, separate cat and dog wards, in-house laboratory, imaging suite and modern dentistry suite. 

The Role: 
The practice is looking for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon with at least 1-year post graduate experience to join them on a permanent basis.

This is a full-time role work on average 44 hours per week, with one late night finish each week. There are no out of hour requirements and the weekend rota is 1 in 4 Saturday mornings 08.30-12.00 (noon). The consults are 15 minutes/

There will some period of sole charge required on Saturdays and when covering the late shift, so you will need to be comfortable with this.

The Candidate: 
You will have at least 1-year post graduate experience and comfortable with all parts of a general practice role. The practice actively encourages and support their staff in their development and clinical interests and are open to suggestions on improvements and development to help with the care of their patients.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary that will be reflective of experience and will be discussed at interview. 


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon
Type: Small Animal
Start: Mid November - Any dates would be considered
Hours: Full-time - Average of 44hours per week
Weekends: 1 in 4 Saturday mornings 08.30-12.00
Out of hours: None
Sole charge: Some
Branch work: None
Computer System: Robovet
Consults: 15 minutes. Vets rotate between consults and surgery 
Salary: Will be discussed at interview and will be reflective of experience.
Ref: AK/27235

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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