Veterinary Surgeon Required At Bridge St Vets, Driffield
1 month ago
Bridge Street Veterinary Practice
Driffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our team here at Bridge St Vets, Driffield.
You will be involved with all aspects of the practice from first consultations through to clinical workups and surgical cases. You will be a self-motivated small animal Veterinary Surgeon looking to embrace general practice with the huge variety of cases, people and animals it presents, as well as enjoying great work/life balance as part of a dedicated vet team.
As a confident communicator, you look forward to meeting and talking with clients on a daily basis, as well as greeting and caring for their companions. The full-time role is a 4-day week and one in three Saturday mornings (there is no OOH). However, we welcome all applicants and are happy to offer your preferred hours.
The salary for the role is up to £65,000 depending on experience.
Bridge Street Vets was established in 2013 and in that short time has become a very well-respected practice with a huge client base. We have a spacious, light waiting room and prep areas, making it a very pleasant building to work in. We are also a Silver ISFM Cat-Friendly Clinic.
Two consulting rooms with height adjustable tables (with a third planned),
Separate dog and cat waiting areas and wards,
Imaging room, with digital x-ray processor, dental x-ray and ultrasound scanner
In-house IDEXX haematology and biochemistry analysers,
Dedicated operating theatre
Spacious and light preparation area
VN training practice
Fantastic south-facing gardens to the rear provide us with the ideal place for a quiet and relaxing sunny summertime lunch breaks.
About the Team and Culture
Our supportive and caring team consists of three vets, 3 RVNs and an SVN alongside a very experienced client care team. Our Vets are extremely passionate about providing top standards of care and one has a particular interest in feline medicine. We are keen to further develop specific interests with professional development and firmly believe in working together, discussing cases and supporting each other. Our Nurses and support team form the backbone of a well-run and organised practice. We see a large and very varied caseload and also offer a fantastic pet health club encouraging preventative health care!
The right candidate will be a Veterinary Surgeon capable of delivering high quality and personable veterinary care. A desire to be involved in the development and growth of the practice is very important. An experienced candidate would be ideal, but we can also offer mentoring for recent graduates. There will be some minimal sole charge duties.
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 -
Work life balance
• 6.6 weeks annual leave
• Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
• Your birthday as a paid day off
• 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
• £1250 CPD allowance with 40 hours paid pro rata
• Certificate support
• 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
• RCVS fees
• 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. Quote BH8087 when applying for this role.
Address: 21 Bridge Street YO25 6DB, Driffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom