Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon

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    Veterinary Surgeon

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    Permanent Full-Time

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    about 1 year ago

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We have an excellent opportunity for a Veterinary Surgeon who is primarily small animal but is comfortable with doing very minimal farm/equine work to join a fantastic practice in Dover, Kent.

This is a full-time permanent role and our client will consider a New Grad through to an experienced Vet for this position.

For the mixed veterinary surgeon, the work will be split mainly 80% small animal, 15% exotics, 5% large animal/equine.

The Company:
Our client is a six-vet General Practice right on the south coast of Kent. They have branch surgeries in the neighboring towns around Dover. 
They are a General Practice for all animal species, who also accept referrals of avian (bird), reptile and all exotic species from other veterinary practices and zoological/wildlife collections across Kent and beyond; as well as surgical referrals for both orthopaedic and soft tissue surgery. 
They have comprehensive in-house surgical, laboratory, dental and diagnostic facilities, they treat and operate on all exotics including reptiles, birds, small mammals, amphibians, and fish. 
They offer a full 24-hour emergency service by their own staff at their main surgery; they provide veterinary services to Kent's top wildlife and zoological collections.

The Role:
The majority of this role will be 80% small animal with 15% exotics and 5% split across basic large and equine work, however, they will also consider 100% small animal vets.

The hours Monday - Friday are 08:30-19:00, with the OOH and weekend rota being:
OOH 1:5 week nights
1:5 full weekends 
1:5 Saturday mornings 09:00 - 13:00
These are pager carrier OOH's shifts.

You must be able to drive and hold a full driving license.

Type: Permanent SA/Mixed Veterinary Surgeon
Hours: Full time 
WK/OOH: 1 in 5
Salary: Competitive salary £30,000+ DOE including benefits
Accommodation: 1 Bed Flat

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:
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/26718 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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