Veterinary Surgeon - West Midlands - Ref RL12677
JHP Recruitment Ltd
West Midlands, United Kingdom
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a passionate Veterinary Surgeon to join our clients close-knit team in the West Midlands. You will be joining a busy SA practice consulting, caring for in-patients, and operating. You will have the support of working in a team of 8 vets with great back-up and the opportunity to discuss clinical cases.
The standard week is 4.5days between 9am- 6pm/7pm depending on your shift. There will be one or two days a week spent at a branch surgery working with an experienced team there. They are open on Saturdays, and you will take part in the shared rota currently working two out of six Saturdays (8.45am-5pm), hopefully this will reduce to two in eight Saturdays. Salary for the role is up to £53,000 depending on experience.
The team consists of 8 VNs, 3 trainee VNs, and 4 ACAs. There is a separated dog & cat waiting area, separate dog & cat wards, 4 consulting rooms, prep room, x-ray, theatre, cat isolation and dog isolation. They are fully equipped: DR X-ray, dental x-ray, ultrasound; Idexx Catalyst/Procyte/Snap Reader; endoscopy- 2.7mm rigid, 5mm rigid, 3.5mm flexible and 8mm video endoscopes.
They pride themselves on doing their best and providing an excellent service with the aim to be the best non-referral clinic. They also have the ability to perform cardiac scans and abdominal ultrasound in conjunction with a specialist, as well as other specialist help via video link.
Certifications will be supported as developmental opportunities. Ideally you will be an all-rounder with great communication, medicine and surgical skills, although they are happy to take on someone with less experience who is willing to learn and improve.
Some experience is essential. However, a willingness to work well as part of a team, to be able to cope under pressure, and a desire to learn both under supervision and from reading around the subject is equally important. Other requirements are having great communication skills and a true compassion for pets and the clients.
Benefits (subject to pro rata)
· 5 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
· 5 days paid CPD leave
· £1250 CPD Allowance per annum
· Private Medical Insurance
· VDS Membership paid
· BVA Membership paid
· Service based holiday entitlement increases
· VDS cover
· Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
· Enhanced paternity pay
· Birthday leave
· Discounted veterinary fees
· My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
For more information call directly on 01392 444115 or email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: 01392 444115
Address: West Midlands, United Kingdom