Job ID: 10172
Job Title: Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon
Region: South East
Profession: Veterinary Surgeon
Category: Small Animal
Start Date: ASAP
End Date: Ongoing
Job Description: An excellent opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic veterinary surgeon to join the dedicated and expanding small animal clinical team at a RCVS Accredited Hospital in Buckinghamshire.
The Hospital was purpose built in 2009 and provides a modern fully equipped facility with three operating theatres, digital X-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy and a superb in-house laboratory staffed by qualified lab technicians and undertakes its own orthopaedic surgery including TPLO operations.
The Hospitals primary focus id the care of in patients undergoing surgical or investigative procedures and is supported buy their four local branch surgeries from which pets are referred to the Hospital for inpatient procedures. The team are very friendly and supportive, providing an excellent environment to develop your general veterinary and surgical skills. They are also a registered VN Training Practice. To provide the best continuity of care, vets are assigned to each branch surgery and follow their cases through to the Hospital for inpatient care and in order to provide the best possible care to their clients and their pets the practice continue to provide their own OOH's service from the Hospital.
The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic vet with excellent client care skills, able to build strong trusting relationships with clients and to articulate clear treatment advice and options. You will need to be able to work within the practices clinical and non clinical teams and to proactively help with the development of your branch surgery. It is also important that you want to develop your general veterinary and surgical skills.
Hours – Full time (days per week plus OOH rota, approx. 1:6) - PT considered.
The package on offer includes:
A generous salary commensurate with experience and qualifications
CPD - strongly encouraged
33 days holiday including bank holidays