Veterinary Surgeon Required At Lamond Veterinary Clinic
4 months ago
up to £55,000 depending on experience
Lamond Veterinary Clinic
West Lothian, United Kingdom
We are undergoing an exciting and much-anticipated expansion and are looking for two Veterinary Surgeons to complement our increased capacity.
We invest heavily in our team’s job satisfaction and work environment, and we protect our work-life balance. We support and stand behind our team in every situation, whether dealing with difficult cases or standing firm with difficult clients.
The rota involves working 40 hours over 4 days per week from 9:00 am-6:30 pm. You would need to work occasional Saturdays from 9:00 am-4:00 pm. There are no OOH as this is now covered by Vets Now. We are willing to discuss special arrangements for working hours and patterns as we know life is never simple!
The salary for this role is up to £55,000 depending on experience.
We are a thriving practice with an exceptional reputation. We are passionate about staff development and training at every level of the team and invest in all interests.
The site is currently undergoing a state-of-the-art refurbishment and expansion and we are very well equipped with surgical and diagnostic kit. Facilities include: two theatres (with mono and bipolar surgical electrocautery units), double dental suite (with radiography), ECG, ultrasound (with capacity for echocardiography), endoscopes, digital radiography, and a Class IV laser.
A high proportion of our clients seek gold standard treatment, and our caseload is large and varied with many longstanding, loyal clients. Working closely with the Scottish SPCA and other local charities you will also have opportunities to meaningfully contribute to animal welfare through surgeries, consultations, and legal casework.
Our motivated team includes 8 Veterinary Surgeons, 12 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 3 Veterinary Care Assistants, and 9 Support Staff. We have several Vet and Vet Nurse certificate holders and several members of our team undertaking them.
We are looking for a confident all-rounder with a positive attitude. The ideal candidate would be level-headed with excellent communication skills. Candidates need to be confident performing all aspects of first opinion practice. This role is not suitable for a new/ recent graduate. Candidates must be MRCVS.
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. BH5224.
Address: Bankton Square, West Lothian, United Kingdom