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SA Head Vet (Maternity Cover), Edinburgh (SN/13693)

2 months ago
4 months ago

Gardner Llewelyn

Stephen Nicolle

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Our client we have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced head veterinary surgeon to join their team in Edinburgh, on a fixed-term maternity cover contract.

The current team of five vets works across 3 sites, with access to ultrasound, digital x-ray and laparoscopy equipment, as well as an in-house laboratory.

They are looking for someone who works to excellent clinical standards, is enthusiastic and passionate about veterinary medicine and will drive the practice forward both clinically and commercially.

You will be an excellent communicator that can dynamically lead a clinical team, whilst being instrumental in strategically planning, facilitating and delivering regulatory compliance across all practices.

This is a full-time role over 4.5 days per week with 1:2 Saturday mornings, 9am-12pm, although there can be some degree of flexibility with the rota for the right candidate.

• A competitive salary and benefits
package (pro rata)
• Industry leading
maternity/paternity/adoption leave benefit
of 10 weeks full and 10 weeks half pay
• RCVS and VDS fees covered
• Up to 7 weeks annual leave plus Bank
Holidays with our buy and sell holiday
scheme (pro rata)
• Pension Scheme
• Generous CPD allowance/certificate
• Perk Box, offering a variety of staff
discounts for retail and entertainment
venues across the county
• Employee Assistance Programme, our
people are our strongest asset
• Discounted staff pet care plan
• Other benefits include cycle to work
scheme/reduced gym
membership/pension/Sharesave and

You will be covering all first opinion duties where required and have experience in all basic surgery and good consulting skills. The practice is offering a competitive salary commensurate with experience, a funded CPD package as well as 4 weeks holiday plus bank holidays. The ideal candidate will have at least 1 years UK experience.

There is an excellent salary package on offer here - If you're interested or you would like to apply for this position, please email your CV and Cover Letter to or call Stephen Nicolle on 01291 645 871.

Gardner Llewelyn are a three-time award winning agency in 2015/16/17 who supply Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary Nurses on a locum and permanent basis to the UK Veterinary profession. We have been a carbon zero company since 2013 and pride ourselves on being an ethical and responsible company. A full registration process is required prior to commencing work placements.

Tel: 01291 645 871
Address: Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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