Veterinary Surgeon Required At Alphavet Veterinary Centre, Langstone
up to £50,000 depending on experience
Alphavet Veterinary Centre, Langstone
Newport, Gwent, United Kingdom
We are looking for a first opinion Veterinary Surgeon to join our fantastic team of GP and Referral vets at Alphavet Veterinary Centre, Langstone. No two days are the same here at our busy practice, and you will have several duties such as assisting with surgeries, caring for in-patients, and carrying out your own appointments.
This is a full-time position, working 10-hour shifts across 4 days, with a 1:4 share of the Saturday morning rota. However, we are happy to consider part-time shifts for the right candidate. No on-call/out of hour requirement.
The salary for this role is up to £50,000 depending on experience. We also offer a relocation bonus up to £5,000.
We are a friendly, first opinion and referral practice located just outside of central Newport in Langstone. We look after a varied and interesting caseload and have an excellent range of equipment to support this, including both rigid and flexible endoscopy, digital x-ray suite and dental radiography, ultrasonography, 4 consult rooms, separate dog cat and iso kennels and 2 fully equipped theatres for first opinion and orthopaedic surgeries.
We are very lucky to be the only practice in the UK that has a Vetsnow 24/7 site running alongside us in the Langstone building, Vetsnow specialises in emergency critical care, covering the OOH in our area. Our teams regularly share cases and work together to look after the animals in our care.
About the Team and Culture
Our wonderful team is made up of 5 vets supported by 13 nurses, 2 VCA's and 9 receptionists/admin team. We have two surgical certificate holders, who take referrals in orthopaedic and spinal cases, and our experienced team of nurses provide excellent support to our vets. We encourage the personal development of our staff, including gaining certificates and CPD, which is funded along with all IVC benefits.
MRCVS. We are looking for a caring person that can work well within the team in a sometimes-fast paced setting, who is able to show initiative and has a passion for a high level of patient and client care.
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
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
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.
If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch. BH5321
Address: Newport, Gwent, United Kingdom