Job ID: 10084

Job Title: Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon - up to £60,000

Region: East Anglia

County: Cambridgeshire

Profession: Veterinary Surgeon

Category: Small Animal

Position: Permanent

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: Ongoing

Job Description: An exciting opportunity has arisen for a new Veterinary Surgeon to join the supportive and experienced team at an independent, modern and progressive small animal practice in Peterborough.

This independent, family run practice opened it's doors in January 2020 with the ethos or providing a friendly and compassionate approach to their patients while striving to be the best advocates for them in their time of need and throughout their life.

The surgery is purpose built and much attention to detail in its design has been given towards creating a stress free environment for pets and improving the whole "visit to the vets" experience. They are an accredited Gold Level Cat Friendly Clinic with totally separate dog and cat waiting areas and a designated cats only consultation room. They have also created a separate dog waiting area for their more nervous canine patients and a room dedicated to clients and their beloved pets when the time comes to say goodbye.

There is a spacious, well equipped operating area, fully equipped dental suite and separate dog, cat and isolations wards as well as an intensive care area for critically ill patients or those still recovering from an anaesthetic. The practice boasts modern and up to date x-ray (including dental) and ultrasound facilities, extensive in-house laboratory and has recently invested in a flexible endoscope. Consults are 15 minutes as standard and they are one of only a handful of practices in the UK to perform keyhole surgery. Routine laparoscopic surgery is performed daily.

The close knit team includes a Cardiology certificate holder, a Surgical certificate holder and another vet studying towards a certificate in Internal Medicine as well as 5 qualified and experienced RVN's. The team also benefit from visiting orthopaedic and surgical European diplomats.

Here you will enjoy a good and varied caseload with encouragement and support to see your own cases through from start to finish.

The role is full time, including 1:4 weekends (mornings only) and no OOH's, however, part time applications can also be considered.

The generous package on offer includes:
* A competitive salary of up to £60,000 DOE
* Generous CPFD allowance with Certificates funded
* Private Health Insurance
* Death in service benefit
* 5.5 weeks holiday PLUS bank holidays off
* £500 relocation package

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