Veterinary Surgeon Required At St Marys Veterinary Clinic
4 months ago
up to £50,000 depending on experience
St Marys Veterinary Clinic
Dorset, United Kingdom
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and dedicated Veterinary Surgeon to join our team here at St Marys Veterinary Clinic!
A normal day would consist of two hours consulting and two hours operating in the mornings with an hour break for lunch and then consulting in the afternoon. There are no night duties at St Mary's as we are covered by Vets Now. The rota is Monday to Friday 9:00 - 18:30 (with one half day each week), plus a 1 in 3 Saturday morning. There are regular clinical meetings and frequent informal case discussions. Appropriate support is supplied, dependent on the needs of the successful candidate.
Salary and Rota
You will work 5 days per week with one half-day and a one in three Saturday morning cover.
No Out of Hours.
Salary up to £50,000 depending on experience.
St Mary's Veterinary Clinic is a small animal clinic based in Dorset, with ready access to the Jurassic coast and New Forest, with good air and rail connections from the nearby towns of Bournemouth and Poole. We have an in-house laboratory, Digital X-ray and Dental X-ray facilities, modern ultrasound, endoscope, bronchoscope and other toys. Most cases are dealt with in-house, but we have a close support from Southern Counties Veterinary Services, one of the largest referral centres in the UK. We are renowned for being a caring, family feel practice and have cat friendly status.
We are a 3 Vet, 6 Nurse practice and are part of the IVC graduate training academy. We also pride ourselves on being a nurse training practice. We have an exceptionally friendly team all with a great sense of humour. If you want to take part in the regular eating of cake and biscuits, you have to be quick, and, have very sharp elbows.
The successful candidate should be able to work to a high standard and have experience in consulting, routine surgery and case work ups. You must be able to cope with sole charge, although in general, this will only happen on a Saturday morning. Appropriate support and training are available.
About the Team and Culture
We have 2 Veterinary Surgeons and 5 Veterinary Nurses at present although we are looking to expand our team.
We are looking for someone who is a confident clinician with some surgical experience. Training will be available for the right candidate if required.
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. BH5187.
Address: 300 Ringwood Road, Dorset, United Kingdom