Veterinary Surgeon Barton-upon-Humber

We are seeking a passionate veterinary surgeon to help us take the Barton-upon-Humber practice forward.

You will be working alongside an established and experienced team of both vets and nurses with a varied caseload both medical and surgical and you will be fully involved with all aspects of working up cases and their follow up. We have a culture of encouragement and support where needed but also offer the perfect environment in which to develop areas of special interest and drive the team and practice to make a difference to our client and patient care.

There is flexibility regarding full and part-time roles including hours to suit around school pick-ups. There are no OOH duties. In addition we allocate time within the rota for you to contact clients with results, arrange referrals, or discuss cases with colleagues over a cup of tea.

Salary package of up to £57,369 PA, including:

Accommodation Allowance.
Vehicle allowance or company vehicle.
CPD Allowance.
Payment of RCVS, VDS, BVA fees.
Employee benefits:

Relocation package of up to £2000.
3 days paid CPD leave per year.
5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays per annum.
4 day week plus 1:3 half or 1:6 full weekend.
Pension scheme.
Paid sabbatical after five years’ service.
Funded Certificate opportunities.
Annual pay reviews.
Additional paid leave for exceptional attendance.
Colleague purchase scheme.
Enhanced maternity/paternity leave.
Hapibenefits – Receive a range of discounts on your shopping, entertainment and meals out.
24 hour access to wellbeing and employee assistance program.

Skills and experience:

The candidate will need to be a qualified MRCVS and confident in routine procedures and consultations. We can also support Certificates of Sponsorship for a Tier 2 (General) Visa if you meet the criteria and are eligible to register with the RCVS upon arrival in the UK.

The successful candidate will be a strong communicator, a team player and have a positive pro-active attitude. You will be caring, with a client orientated approach enabling you to build on the trusting relationships already in place between the clients and our team.

You would be very welcome to come and meet the team, have a look around and an informal chat to discuss the role further.

The practice is situated in a lovely traditional market town. It has a rural feel yet is within close reach of the cities of Hull and Lincoln including various transport links for a quick trip to Europe.

The practice is RCVS accredited, nurse training practice with excellent facilities. Equipment includes in-house laboratory, x-ray, dental, ultrasound, ECG, blood pressure and multi-parameter anaesthetic monitors.

There are spacious consulting rooms and a minimum 15 minute appointment times. Range of services are provided including advanced soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery. This is a very well established practice with a very loyal client base.

Most of the vets currently hold or are working towards a certificate. One of the vets has a certificate in emergency and critical care and is about to enrol on an internal medicine certificate. There is also another vet  working towards his surgery certificate and other vet has a cert AVP and is currently working towards a certificate in cardiology.  The nursing team are equally enthusiastic with plans for further certification.

To apply, please forward your CV