Veterinary Surgeon Required At Cheshire Pet, Holmes Chapel
9 months ago
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire, United Kingdom
We are looking for an enthusiastic, friendly caring Veterinary Surgeon to work with our friendly and supportive team. The role is ideally suited to a Vet with a minimum of 2 years of clinical and surgical experience. We want you to enjoy building relationships with our proactive clients and working up interesting cases. Enthusiasm for surgery is encouraged with a wide range of equipment.
We are flexible with shifts and are looking for at least 32 hours per week. The clinic is open from 8:00am-7:00pm Monday to Friday. We work on Saturday mornings from 8:30am- 1:00pm and the rota is currently 1:5. There are no Sundays involved. Our out-of-hours are delegated to Vets Now.
We are also offering a welcome bonus up to £1,500.
The surgery is located in the village of Holmes Chapel on the Cheshire Plain. We are close to the peak district and Junction 18 of the M6 allowing quick access to the motorway network. Our lovely practice has been established for 21 years. It is purpose-built and provides a fantastic environment to work in. We provide an exotics referral service & physiotherapy on-site with an underwater treadmill. We encourage surgical skills with a wide range of equipment including laparoscopy and a good range of orthopaedic kits. Diagnostics include digital X-Ray, dental X-Ray, and ultrasound. We have separate wards and a separate dental room.
We have a supportive and friendly team of 4-5 Veterinary Surgeons, 8 Registered Veterinary Nurses, and 1 Student Veterinary Nurse. We offer an exotic service, but this role is more focused on cats and dogs. As we emerge from Covid we are looking forward to nights out eating, more dog walks, and Sunday lunches!
The preferred candidate will be friendly, caring, and enjoys building up relationships with clients. They will be proactive and enthusiastic about surgery. We encourage the GP role and we want you to feel proud of it. Certificates are encouraged and funded. We are looking for a Vet that has a minimum of 2 years of experience working in a small animal first opinion practice.
Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata:
- Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service
- CPD paid days and allowance
- L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy
- Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
- Private Medical Insurance
- BVA Membership paid
- VDS cover
- Birthday leave
- Discounted veterinary fees
- Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Service-related company sick pay
- Sponsorship for overseas employees
- Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
- Relocation packages
- Career progression opportunities
As a BAME and LGBTQ+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.
If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch. Please quote BH5226 when applying for this role.
Tel: 07977 242 401
Address: Manor Lane, Holmes Chapel, Cheshire, United Kingdom