Veterinary Surgeon- Whittlesey, Peterborough
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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We are seeking a Veterinary Surgeon to join our new branch in Whittlesey, Peterborough.
As qualified MRCVS, you’ll already have good experience gained in small animal practice. You will be competent in clinical examination and surgery and confident working sole charge or as part of the wider team. Sharing our values being trustworthy, caring and progressive, you will have all the softer skills essential to working effectively, building trusting relationships with your colleagues, harnessing our one team culture.
You will also display good communication skills and the desire to share your knowledge and skills by being an outstanding, positive example to others.
We have an excellent support structure in place and we take pride in our collaborative approach; you will have the opportunity to call upon our experienced vets for advice whenever you need it.
The role is working 4 days per week plus 1 in 3 Saturdays.
Salary & Benefits:
Package up to £47,669 dependent on experience, to include:
-Very competitive salary
-£7,800 accommodation allowance per annum
-Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance per annum
-£1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave per annum
-VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
-5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays per annum
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.
Skills and experience
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 1-2 years’ UK small animal practice (or UK equivalent) experience and be confident in their recommendations.
You must be patient and client-centric, have excellent communication skills and be competent in routine surgery.
Our team in Whittlesey deliver exceptional care to clients and patients in Peterborough, from routine vaccinations to surgery and emergency treatment. Our surgery is fully equipped with modern facilities and diagnostic equipment, including X-ray and ultrasound. Our friendly team consists of 4 Vets, 3 RVNs, a Patient Care Assistant and 4 part time Client Care Assistants. Our light and airy practice has been refurbished in the last two years and offers plenty of natural light into our large premises. We offer plenty of on-site parking, spacious reception, staff room area and a garden.
We’re located in the part of England where the rain falls the least and the sun shines the most! The town of Whittlesey sits on the very western edge of the fens, 6 miles east of Peterborough.
Peterborough is a large city best known for its magnificent gothic Cathedral. Its central location gives you the perfect opportunity to explore, the beautiful seaside on the North West Norfolk coast can be easily reached by car in an hour. Peterborough station also offers direct rail links to London King’s Cross in just an hour.
Address: Peterborough, United Kingdom