Night Veterinary Surgeon - Dorchester

  • Location Dorchester, Dorset
  • Salary Competitive Salary
  • Hours Full-time
  • Contract Permanent
  • Closing date 16th Dec 2020

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

We are seeking a Night Veterinary Surgeon to join our 24-hr hospital in Dorchester.

The night team is made up of one Night Vet and Night Nurse, with additional support from our wider team of on-call vets/nurses, if required.

This is a permanent full time role, the shift pattern consists of 7 nights on, 7 nights off, (Monday - Sunday), 7pm - 9am -weekends are included in this pattern.

We are committed to providing a high quality, good value and honest veterinary service to all pets, both day and night. All our practices share the same software, so you will have access to your patients’ history at all times; case continuity guaranteed!

We are seeking someone with a passion for emergency and critical care and who thrives on working at gold standard in patient and client care. ECC Certificate holders are preferred but no previous night experience is necessary and we offer the potential to study an ECC certificate, if desired.

Skills and Experience

  • You must a Veterinary Surgeon who is registered with the RCVS.
  • A full drivers license is required
  • At least 2 years UK (or equivalent) veterinary experience with small animals
  • Night shift experience is desirable but not essential
  • You must be confident working sole charge with support staff, with the ability to make sound clinical judgement.
  • Comfortable with all routine procedures
  • Good communication skills
  • Team player

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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