Veterinary Surgeon – Staffordshire
Due to one of the vets taking time off to start a family our client is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced full time veterinary surgeon to become part of their friendly, supportive and professional team. The ideal candidate will be confident in routine small animal medical and surgical cases and will enjoy building strong relationships with clients. They will have the ability to work some sole charge.
The employer appreciates the importance of a good work/life balance, with the role consisting of a 40 hour working week with a half day off every Wednesday and includes a 1:3 Saturday rota (9am-2pm) with no on-call or OOH. The package includes over 6 weeks holiday, paid VDS cover and fully funded and generous CPD allowance including RCVS membership.
The practice has high spec ultrasound, digital x-ray, latest IDEXX in-house laboratory, dental machine and dedicated theatre. With a varied case load with a near equal split of canine and feline cases.
You will be joining a clinical team consisting of 2 existing veterinarians and 5 RVNs, each with at least 15 years of experience, along with an excellent support staff of 3 receptionists and a practice administrator. The team are a close knit and stable with a very happy working environment, priding themselves on the high level of service that they offer to both clients and their pets.
The practice has a strong belief in clinical freedom and case continuity and have regular case discussions to help and support each other with the more challenging cases. There are visiting surgical specialists attending the practice to allow staff to handle more complex cases in-house.