Hospital/Medical Veterinary Surgeon - Alder Liverpool

  • Location Liverpool, Merseyside
  • Salary Salary up to £60,000 plus benefits
  • Hours Full-time
  • Contract Permanent
  • VET00642/226/CS
  • Closing date 27th Oct 2020

We have lots of great roles for those who share our values

We’re a community of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care. We’re set on building something extraordinary: creating the most forward-thinking and innovative place in the veterinary industry.

We’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work.

Our mission to deliver progressive, around the clock care means our employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.

We provide ongoing support to our teams, both in practice and through our dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from our advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Medical Vet to join our friendly and loyal team in our 24 Hour Hospital Alder which is or hub practice for our 14 practices in Liverpool. Our practice has a friendly client base who appreciate the personal service we provide.

Main areas of this position is to provide high quality care for the inpatients whilst maintaining the relationship with referring veterinary surgeons. This vacancy would suit somebody who has just finished or is working towards a medicine certificate.

You will have a fantastic team around you for support 24 hours round the clock which includes 1 soft tissue surgeon, 2 orthopaedic surgeons and imaging vet and a dedicated night team.

This is a newly refurbished hospital in Alder with high quality equipment installed which includes a CT scanner.

This role would be a daytime role, 4 days a week. You will provide high quality medical treatment to all hospitalised patients whilst maintaining good working relationships with our referring vets.

What you'll bring to the team? You must be an experienced vet with a client-oriented approach and excellent communication skills, work to a very high standard both medically and surgically and have the drive and ambition to help develop this practice further.

The ideal candidate will have at least 3-5 years' UK small animal practice (or UK equivalent) experience and would suit someone who is very close to finishing a medical certificate.

This role requires a motivated vet to work confidently in a busy environment with the ability to make sound clinical judgement. Strong management and mentor skills are essential as you will play a crucial part within the team.

Career progression is actively promoted and partnership opportunities are available for the right candidate.

This is a great opportunity to take the next step in your career.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Salary £55,000 - £60,000 dependent on experience, plus:
  • Accommodation allowance of £6,600
  • Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance
  • £1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave
  • VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
  • 5 weeks' annual leave plus bank holidays

Medivet is growing rapidly and it is an exciting time to join us - we encourage growth and development within your role and are truly committed to help our Medivet family members achieve their goals. To apply please using the link provided.

Skills and experience:

You must be a Veterinary Surgeon registered with the RCVS and have at least 3-5 years small animal experience

Apply today to become part of our family.

Why join us?

We’re a family of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care.

We’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work.

Search our opportunities and apply today to become part of our family.

Progress your career with Medivet

Development is at the heart of everything we do. We have a wealth of opportunities for veterinary professionals to pursue their interests, develop their clinical and business skills, and take their careers in whichever directions they choose.

How we work

Medivet is a family of passionate, supportive and thoughtful veterinary professionals. We work as one team to support each other, grow the business, and make sure every pet receives the very best care.

Meet some of our people

Learn more about life at Medivet from colleagues in clinical and non-clinical roles.

Megan Jones

Deputy Head Nurse

“I branched out to other companies, but returned to Medivet having not found the same family community elsewhere.”

Jerry Dunne

Branch Partner and Veterinary Surgeon

“I thought I was going to stay for two years and move on to the next job but I fell in love with the team and the spirit of everything.”

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