Job ID: 9070
Job Title: Part Time Veterinary Surgeon
Region: West Midlands
County: West Midlands
Profession: Veterinary Surgeon
Category: Small Animal
Start Date: ASAP
End Date: Ongoing
Job Description: Part-time experienced vet needed. Hours between 15 - 30 considered with scheduling flexibility offered. Salary circa £50,000 pro rata based on experience.
Passionate about high quality care this practice has all the usual equipment plus dental x-ray, laparoscopy, endoscopy, Kyon TPLO equipment and harmonic scalpel. They are a 3.5 vet practice with 2 RVN's, 2 SVN's, an ACA (due to become an SVN in September), 4 reception staff and a Practice Manager (RVN). Both partners are highly experienced surgeons. Onn is a Certificate holder (PGCert SAS) and the other is in final stages of completion. Individual interests with certificates are encouraged and funded.
The clinic sees a varied caseload with a high proportion of insured clients. They aim to keep the majority of caseload in house, but are within 45 minutes of a quality referral hospital if needed. Patients seen are approximately 45% dogs, 40% cats, 10% rabbits, 5% other small fluffy's.
The clinic is open 8-7 weekdays, 9-6 Saturday, no Sundays. Saturday rota is 1 in 4, sole charge, consulting only. Vets are given one set ops day per week, however consult only roles considered. Days are scheduled with 15 minute consults with a catch up/ break scheduled every 4 - 5 consults. There is also 15 - 30 mins (depending on shift length) of time given in the middle of the day for calls, usually post lunch which is a 1 hour break. Leaving on time is prioritised with their last appointment time being 6.45pm, the clinic closes and phones are switched over at 7pm with 30 mins of protected time after for calls/notes.
Location wise, the area is bordered by green belt with good access to the countryside and also close to J3 of the M5 and 7 miles from Birmingham City Centre.
Their ideal candidate is positive, with a good sense of humour and a growth mindset,