Job ID: 9845
Job Title: Equine Veterinary Surgeon
Region: South East
Profession: Veterinary Surgeon
Start Date: ASAP
End Date: Ongoing
Job Description: An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Equine Clinician to join a modern hospital in rural Essex, located within easy reach of London and the M25.
The practice has been independently owned since 1980 and has all the up to date equipment including video endoscopy, laparoscopy, ultrasound, DR radiography, BEVA AI centre and in-house laboratory within a recently built hospital to ensure job satisfaction.
The role will involve providing an ambulatory service for mixed sport horses and leisure horses. You will be encouraged to take charge of your own cases, but the skilled team make internal referrals ideal for the more challenging cases. They also have a diplomat in internal medicine and stud medicine as part of their team.
The successful candidate will be a capable general practitioner who wants the opportunity to use of develop their own area of expertise. Applicants should be competent and confident in general equine practice, and excel in communication. Special interest would be welcomed, with help and support available to develop those. There is the opportunity to acquire further qualifications. Candidates with specialist skills or certificates will also be considered.
This is a full time role consisting of a 4 day working week, 2 in 8 weekends and 1 weeknight on call per week.
Salary range is £36K - £44k per annum (2 -5 years qualified0, or £45K - £55K per annum (5+ years qualified) depending on experience. Other benefits include an out of hours bonus, generous CPD scheme and 31.5 days holiday per year, increasing for long serving team members.