Assistant Veterinary Surgeon Isle of Portland

Job description: We are currently recruiting an Assistant Veterinary Surgeon to work in a fantastic practice located in the beautiful Isle of Portland in Dorset. The practice is very well equipped including in house radiography, ultrasound and laboratory and the opportunity to manage more complex cases through a 24 Hour hospital located in Dorchester. This would be a fantastic opportunity for a veterinary surgeon who is looking to work with a great team including a very experienced Branch Partner.

The ideal candidate will be confident with ideally at least 1 year experience working at a busy small animal practice/hospital. You’ll be competent in clinical examination and surgery and confident working sole charge or as part of the wider team.

Location details: The Isle of Portland lies to the south of Weymouth, and is one of the Jurassic Coast’s most fascinating destinations. It offers some of the spectacular views, great beaches as well as brilliant walking opportunities and the picturesque Portland Bill lighthouse. It is a fantastic place to live.

Salary and benefits: The Portland practice runs a 4-day week rota to assist with an excellent work life balance. This is a 4 day week role that offers a competitive basic salary (dependant on experience) as well as a generous CPD allowance of £1500 CPD with 3-days CPD leave.  You are entitled for 5 weeks annual holiday allowance plus bank holidays. RCVS, VDS and BVA membership are fully paid.

We can also support Certificates of Sponsorship for a Tier 2 (General) Visa if you meet the criteria and are eligible to register as a veterinary surgeon with the RCVS upon arrival in the UK.

Start date: We are looking for an experienced Assistant Veterinary Surgeon that can start ASAP. To apply please send your updated CV.