Job ID: 10502
Job Title: Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon
Region: North East
County: County Durham
Profession: Veterinary Surgeon
Category: Small Animal
Start Date: ASAP
End Date: Ongoing
Job Description: An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated veterinary surgeon to join the friends team of 8 vets, with a range of experience and varied interested, at a purpose built, RCVS accredited small animal hospital in County Durham.
If you enjoy the great outdoors, then this is the perfect location for you. Not only do they have the beautiful beaches of the Northumberland coastline, but the North Pennines and the Lake District are all on the doorstep and the historic cities of Durham and Newcastle both within a 30 minute drive.
The practice is well equipped within-house lab, digital x-ray, dental x-ray ultrasound, endoscopy, and laparoscopy and holds the ISFM Car Friendly Clinic Silver Award. Within the team, two vets currently have Cert AVP qualifications with two other vets working towards their qualification. Several team members have already completed VetGDP training and their is a long standing culture of support and mentoring new graduates as well as exciting career opportunities.
Flexible working can be considered, with a full time role consisting of a 4 day week, Saturdays on a rota and night duties and weekend OOH until 10pm.
Included in the package on offer:
· VDS and RCVS fees paid
· £1750 CPD allowance per year and actively encouraged (more if you a certificate holder), and
· 6.6 weeks paid holiday, including bank holidays
· Enhanced paternity, maternity, adoption, shared parental leave, and surrogacy pay
· Discounted Veterinary fees
· Enhanced company sick pay
· Cycle to work scheme