Job ID: 11672
Job Title: Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon
Region: South West
Profession: Veterinary Surgeon
Category: Small Animal
Start Date: ASAP
End Date: Ongoing
Job Description: Our client is currently looking for a new small animal vet to join their team at a practice in Chippenham, Wiltshire.
You will be joining a large, sociable team of 10 vets, 10 RVNs and 2 SVNs, plus receptionists and support staff. Interests amongst the team include imaging, internal medicine, emergency care and dentistry. The practice boasts excellent facilities including laboratory, in house blood machines, digital x-ray suite, dental x-ray, ultrasound scanner. They have two sites located close to good transport links including the M4 and Chippenham’s mainline railway station. The practice has been established in the community for 50+ years and enjoys a location on the edge of the Cotswolds, close to Bath.
The role would see you work between 2-4 days per week (depending on candidate) and 1 in 4 weekends, with an additional vet consulting. The shifts are a mix of 8-6, 8:30-6:30 and 9-7. The OOHs are covered by a designated OOH service. Split between the main practice in Chippenham, but also some sole charge in their Corsham practice. The role would be a mix of consulting and operating. You will enjoy multiple periods of admin time over the day (totalling to 2hrs), a designated lunch break and consults finishing 30mins before your finish time. New ideas and development are encouraged within the team, with team meetings and clinical clubs held on a monthly basis.
Included in the package on offer:
Salary £32k – £50k dependent on experience, within in a pay structure which ensures fairness
6.6 weeks holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays (pro rata)
£1750 CPD allowance (pro rata). CPD and certificates actively encouraged.
RCVS, VDS & an additional professional membership paid
Discounted veterinary fees
Career development opportunities.