Night Veterinary Surgeon- Thirsk, Thirsk 24 Hour
Thirsk, United Kingdom
Our 24 hour centre in Thirsk is just one of 20 across the country that supports our practice network in the region. Here you’ll find everything you need to deliver exceptional care, from a professional and passionate team to extraordinary facilities, such as high spec ultrasound and a software system that enables truly continuous exceptional care, that’s always there.
As qualified MRCVS , you’ll already be an experienced Night Vet or have experience within ECC, and you are dedicated to delivering outstanding emergency and critical care to your patients. Sharing our values being trustworthy, caring and progressive, you’ll also have great communication skills and a confident, can do approach. Here, you’ll be excited about the bigger development opportunities on offer, alongside an excellent work life balance that includes working 7 nights on, 14 nights off rota, however, other shift patterns could be negotiated as we are looking for either part time or full time Night Vets.
Salary and benefits:
Salary up to £65,000 + £2,000 joining fee!
Vehicle or vehicle allowance
CPD allowance with CPD leave
VDS, RCVS and BVS fees paid
4 weeks paid sabbatical after 5 years service.
We also offer generous annual leave plus fantastic career progression and training opportunities.
Skills and experience
The ideal candidate will have a passion for emergency and critical care and will thrive on working at gold standard in patient and client care. All our practices share the same software, so you will have access to your patients’ history at all times; case continuity guaranteed!
You must be a registered Veterinary Surgeon with the RCVS.
You must be confident working sole charge, with the ability to make sound clinical judgement.
Night shift experience is desirable but not essential.
Rewards and Benefits
Joining our national network of veterinary surgeons at Medivet, offers exceptional opportunities for career development while enjoying a very competitive salary package. We’ll also look after you with a company vehicle and accommodation allowances. A generous CPD allowance is also designed to drive your progress, balanced by 5 weeks annual holiday allowance (FTE).
We can also support Certificates of Sponsorship for a Tier 2 (General) Visa if you meet the criteria and are eligible to register as a veterinary surgeon with the RCVS upon arrival in the UK.
This is a thriving practice set in North Yorkshire in the market town of Thirsk with 4 consult rooms, large operating theatre, digital X-ray room, ultrasound and well-equipped prep area. The practice has a large waiting area with a dedicated reception team and night nurse team.
This is a busy branch with a large client base where no two days are like the other. The caseload varies from routine consultations to procedures, from emergency and critical care for our own clients as well as clients from surrounding vets - so no one day is like the other. The branch is well equipped already but also undergoing a refurbishment to gain hospital status including construction of a cat ward, a cat friendly waiting area, and a large meeting room for internal CPD and client evenings. We have a large theatre, dedicated imaging suite, a large prep area, a separate dental/treatment area, and four generously proportioned consult rooms. Our in house lab is well equipped.
Relationships are what are important to us - both between our colleagues and to our clients and their pets. We are a historic practice with a rich heritage and we honor that by building strong relationships with each other and our clients, while pushing forward with new techniques and management of cases. We encourage growth in all our staff and opportunities for further education and study are available. The team is dynamic, overflowing with enthusiasm and drive which is contagious and makes everyone strive to achieve their best.
Address: Thirsk, United Kingdom