Our lovely client is seeking a full time veterinary surgeon. They are an 8 site independent practice based around Staines-Upon-Thames. They are looking for someone with at least one year’s UK experience to work a 4 day week split between one of their branches and their main hospital.
The practice is well equipped and has a complete in house laboratory, dental and digital radiography, ultrasonography, laparoscopy, endoscopy (both flexible and rigid) and CT Scanner onsite too.
The vet team is comprised of 15 vets with a range of experience including post graduate certificates (Surgery, Diagnostic Imaging, Dermatology) and AVP status. CPD including certificate study is actively encouraged and they have other colleagues studying for internal medicine and cardiology certificates. With the equipment that they have and experience within the team they are fortunate to be able to work cases up to a high level both medically and surgically, keeping 95% of their cases in house rather than referring. Senior Vets within the practice will support others with cases
Job Role: Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon
Job Location: Staines-Upon-Thames and surrounding
Salary Offered: DOE
Benefits: RCVS, VDS, BVA, BSAVA fees covered. £1500 CPD/5 days but certificates encouraged and funded (subject to funding agreement)
Role Duties Include: Small Animal First Opinion practice with consults/surgeries at branches, inpatient care and non-routine procedures/investigations at main site. CT onsite at Staines with MRI also available offsite.
Shift Pattern: 4 day week with fixed day off each week
Shift Times: 0830-1900 with no more than one shift a week 0730-1800 (if at Staines)
Out of Hours: 1/9 evening rota until 9.30pm and Vets Now on site.
Weekends: 8-5 Saturday 9-4 Sunday - NB SUNDAY HOURS ARE CURRENTLY BEING REVIEWED
Sole Charge: yes at branches
Software Used: RxWorks
Accommodation Available: there may be potential for this in the short term for a permanent but also available for locum
Driving license/car: essential