Veterinary Surgeon Required At Eaton Veterinary Practice
Up to £60,000 DOE
Eaton Veterinary Practice
Cringleford, Norfolk, United Kingdom
We are looking for an experienced small animal veterinary surgeon with confidence in general surgery and medicine to join our single site practice. This role will be on a fixed term contract basis whilst a colleague is on sabbatical leave, with the potential to go permanent.
You will enjoy consulting and working up cases; but also, value developing good client relationships. This role is for a three-day working week (10 hours per day) and a 1 in 5 Saturday morning surgery. Saturdays finish at 1.30pm and there is no OOH. There may be scope for additional hours if required.
The salary for this role is up to £60,000 depending on experience.
Eaton Vets is located in a village setting on the edge of Norwich. The surgery is purpose-built with a large reception area and 4 consulting rooms. There is a dedicated theatre; a separate diagnostics room with digital radiography, dental x-ray, and ultrasound; and a large prep area with its own dental area. A window in prep allows for easy viewing directly into the cattery to help with monitoring patients and the kennels and isolation suite are nearby. We are fortunate in having a very loyal clientele who have weathered the unusual events of the last year or so with good humour and kindness! Norwich is a vibrant city with good links to both the countryside and beautiful Norfolk coastline, as well as relatively easy access to Cambridge and London.
About the Team and Culture
We are a friendly, supportive team of 5 vets, 4 RVNs, 3 SVNs, a dispenser, 4 receptionists and a practice manager, many of whom have worked here for a long time.
Consults are 15 minutes long, well-spaced and with time allowed for paperwork and phone calls within the working day.
We have a great reputation locally for providing excellent care and treating our patients as if they were our own pets and we are looking for somebody with a similar approach to join our team.
We are looking for a friendly, approachable vet who is enjoys consulting and is confident with medicine and general surgery. You will like being part of a team and have excellent communication skills. In return we can offer a varied caseload, the opportunity to build good client relationships with continuity of care, plus a generous CPD budget in a friendly and supportive environment. You must have at least 2 years minimum experience.
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:
• 6.9 weeks annual leave
• 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
• £1,350 CPD allowance with 30 hours paid pro-rata
• 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 and quote reference BH6607.
Address: Cringleford House 24-28 Cantley Lane, Cringleford, Norfolk, United Kingdom