Veterinary Surgeon Required At Ashleigh Vets
4 months ago
Up to £60,000 DOE
Ashleigh Veterinary Centre, Chorlton
Whalley Range, Manchester, United Kingdom
Here at Ashleigh Vets, we are looking for a dedicated Veterinary Surgeon to join the team. The duties will include carrying out consultations, operations, inpatients, and work-ups as expected for the level of experience. Ideally the candidate should be able to cope with most consults/routine operation without assistance. This role would ideally suit someone who wishes to progress their basic skill set. We would happily support anyone wishing to pursue certification in a chosen field.
The rota will involve working 40 hours per week over 4 days. The days are a mix of shifts including:
The weekend work includes working on a Saturday morning from 8:30am-11:30am and Sunday from 10:00am-11:00am and is worked in a 1 in 6-7 rota.
There is a second on-call component is rota’d to give advice and support to the night Vets and occasionally you might need to come and help them.
The Salary will be up to £60,000 depending on experience. Part time applicants are also welcome to apply
Ashleigh vets has been proudly caring for the pets of south Manchester for the last 50 years and is fortunate to have a lovely client base and good reputation. With easy access to airports, motorways and city centre it’s an ideal location. Well equipped with usual toys (digital xrays, video endoscope, ultrasound) we can cater for most patient’s needs. We pride ourself on giving honest advice to clients and NEVER work in a target driven way.
Here at Ashleigh we are a constantly busy practice but are lucky enough to have a really wonderful team. Everyone looks out for each other and has each other’s back, which makes a good atmosphere. Meet ups outside of work were common place when we were allowed! And I’m, sure they will restart once we can. We want everyone to have a good work/life balance
The successful applicant must be a hard worker, want to learn and be a team player, but most importantly have a good sense of humour!
We are a team of 11 vets (1 diploma holder, 1 cert holder, 4 others sitting certs), 9 RVNs (most have exotic qualifications), 3 student nurses)1 PM, 6 aux nurses, 5 receptionists, 2 admin assistants
. Experienced enough to be able to do most routine surgeries/consults without additional support
. Must be a hard worker
. Must be able to multi-task
. Must be friendly and able to have a laugh too!
Because our employee’s matter
We recognise that our people are fundamental to the success of our business. Investing in our people, premises and processes is at the heart of what we do. In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from -
Work life balance
- 6.6 weeks annual leave
- Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
- Your birthday as a paid day off
- Private medical insurance
- Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
- Non-accidental injury support
- £1250 CPD allowance with 40 hours paid pro rata
- Certificate support
- Learning and development opportunities via the IVC Evidensia Academy
- Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopaedia provider
- All our Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
- All our Vets get £1000 per annum to spend via our Care Fund
- Infection Prevention and Control Programme
- Quality Improvement Programme
- BVA membership
- VDS cover
- Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
- Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer
- Discounted staff pet care
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 BH6614 as a reference when applying for this role.
Address: 221 Upper Chorlton Road, Whalley Range, Manchester, United Kingdom