Mixed Vet Surgeon Required At Links Veterinary Group, Haddington
Up to £60,000 DOE
Links Veterinary Group, Haddington
Alderston Field Haldane Ave, East Lothian, United Kingdom
We have an excellent opportunity for a Mixed Veterinary Surgeon to come and join our team here at Links Vets, East Lothian. The role includes mix of companion animal consulting and surgery. 80% small 15% farm 5% equine. Farm work mainly beef and sheep. Some days spent sole working in branch surgeries. You will have the clinical freedom to be responsible for own caseload. Out of hours work from our main Haddington branch, with a Registered Veterinary Nurse on call also to assist. Candidates would be expected to do a maximum of one evening surgery until 6.30pm per week with 5pm finishes for the rest of the week.
Salary up to £60,000 negotiable D.O.E.
Links Vets has 5 branches across beautiful East Lothian, with beaches and countless outdoor pursuits on our doorstep. Our main Haddington branch is housed in a purpose built building and equipped with digital xray, ultrasound, dental suite, two dedicated operating theatres, prep room, separate cat and dog ward and 4 large, airy consult rooms. We have visiting orthopaedic, internal medicine and cardiac specialists which allow for internal work up of complex cases, with plans for in house ophthalmology referral service. With such a large, committed team and a low Veterinary Surgeon to client ratio, clinicians are able to dedicate their time to cases and client communication.
Our team consists of 12 Veterinary Surgeons, 11 Registered Veterinary Nurses and a strong, dedicated Reception team. We are a friendly and relaxed team who enjoys working together in a supportive environment. Certificate training and further development are also actively encouraged and supported.
Our ideal candidate must be experienced and happy with taking sole charge, when required. We are also looking for someone who is friendly and an adaptable team player, who appreciates the importance of good client communication.
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 use BH4721 as a reference when applying for the role.
Address: Links Veterinary Group, Haddington, Alderston Field Haldane Ave, East Lothian, United Kingdom