Job ID: 9775
Job Title: Full or Part Time Orthopaedic Surgeon
Region: South West
Profession: Veterinary Surgeon
Category: Small Animal
Start Date: ASAP
End Date: Ongoing
Job Description: Great opportunity available for a Full or Part Time Orthopaedic surgeon to manage orthopaedic cases in a 24 hour hospital in Bridgewater.
The role will involve overall responsibility for orthopaedic and pain management cases at a busy, growing, client focused practice. The full time position will also involve first opinion work. The part time position can be solely orthopaedic based, including consultations, surgery and collaborating with the nursing team managing OA and chronic pain clinics. Days/hours flexible.
The ideal candidate will have a good grounding in general practice and a good surgical skill level. (currently the practice offers TPLO and patella surgery), good leadership skills and an approachable personality. A genuine like of clients is essential and an interest in soft tissue surgery would be great.
The practice is very well established in the local area and growing with scope to develop and progress. They have their own separate night team which is also expanding to provide OOH care for surrounding practices. They have a hugely supportive team of 7 vets plus RVN's, SVN's, ANA's and receptionists with cases discussed and CPD knowledge shared. Facilities available include x-ray, ultrasound, lab endoscopy, laparoscopy, PRP kit, gait analysis force plat, TPLO kit, Robovet PMS and simple health plan.
A full time position would be 40 hours per week/ 4 ay working week, 1:6 weekend rota. No OOH's/ Part time hours are flexible and negotiable.
The package on offer includes:
6.6 weeks holiday
5 days/ £1700 CPD allowance, certificates supported
MRCVS, VDS and a society membership of your choice paid
Enhanced maternity, paternity and sick pay