Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon

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    Veterinary Surgeon

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    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Highly Competitive Salary + Benefits

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    about 1 year ago

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We are currently working with an RCVS accredited mixed practice based in the heart of Kent that is looking for a mixed veterinary surgeon to join their team on a permanent basis.

Our client has been treating and caring for animals in the Kent area for over 100 years and has built up a friendly, reputable practice.  Their main branch is based in Cranbrook with four other branches located in the area. They work with companion animals equine and farm animals [90% small animal 10% large and equine) including referrals and second opinion work.  Their practice is well equipped and is able to offer the following services: acupuncture, X-ray, dentistry, ECG referrals, Echocardiography & Ultrasound, Endoscopy, Ophthalmology referrals, nutrition advice, vaccinations, a variety of clinics, microchipping, pet insurance and passports plus 24-hour emergencies.

Working with 10 vets and 7 nurses plus  a practice support team this is a permanent full time position working an average of 40 hours per week Monday to Friday various shifts between 9am-7pm, 1:4 weekend rota on call Friday, Saturday & Sunday, and 1:5 nights per week on call – with time off in lieu.  Sole charge applies purely when working on call however advice, help and assistance is always available.

The ideal candidate will be comfortable with mixed animal veterinary work and will be client focused and happy to work as part of an integrated team.
Type:  Permanent Mixed Veterinary Surgeon
Hours: 40 hours per week Monday to Friday 9am-7pm
WE/On call:  1:4 - Friday, Saturday & Sunday – on call
OOHs/On call:  1:5 nights per week - on call
Sole Charge:  while on call – although help will always be at hand
Accommodation: Yes
Vehicle: will be available during working hours
Salary:  Competitive – dependent on skills and experience + CPD

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 SH/17661 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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