Job ID: 8186
Job Title: Lead Veterinary Surgeon
Profession: Veterinary Surgeon
Category: Small Animal
Start Date: ASAP
End Date: Ongoing
Job Description: Fantastic opportunity for a full time veterinary surgeon with a surgical bias to join an established and friendly team at a modern and well equipped small animal practice in Edinburgh.
Duties and responsibilities will include:
Carrying our consultations independently (15 mins)
Developing own caseload work with clients and insurance companies to work cases up to a high level
Conducting routine surgical procedures for cats, dogs and rabbits
Performing dentals with the help of dental radiography and carrying out surgical extractions
performing more extensive soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery
Helping with the smooth running of the practice
Supporting other vets as well as student nurses
Taking sole charge on occasion
This is a full time role of 40 hours per week with weekends on a rota basis (1 in 3) and no OOH's.
Applicants need to be competent and confident surgically as well as having strong medical skills and previous experience of working in a busy practice with a varied caseload.
In return they offer a supportive and friendly working environment together with career development opportunities and an excellent package and benefits that include; competitive salary, CPD allowance and exclusive company discounts and rewards.