Night Veterinary Surgeon - Watford 24 Hour

  • Location Watford, Hertfordshire
  • Salary Up to £62,000 package, depending on experience
  • Hours Full-time
  • Contract Permanent
  • VET00584
  • Closing date 26th Jan 2021

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

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 working at a gold standard in patient and client care. The successful candidate will have experience in emergency surgery such as including splenectomy, c-section and GDV as well as diagnostics.

This is a permanent full time role, covering an average of 49 hours a week. The shift pattern consists of 7 nights on, 7 nights off (Monday - Sunday) 7pm - 9am - weekends are included in this pattern.

This role offers a total package of up to £62,000 per annum, depending on experience. This includes base of £46,931, £10,200 housing allowance, vehicle or £2500 allowance, £1500 CPD allowance + 2 days CPD leave, RCVS, VDS and BVA membership.

Medivet also offers outstanding career progression, including post-graduate study. We encourage growth and development within your role and are truly committed to help our Medivet family members achieve their goals!

Key Accountabilities

Running the hospital at night alongside a qualified RVN. Managing in patients, emergencies and emergency consults.

Skills and Experience

  • Ideally holds or studying for an ECC certificate
  • Experience with advanced emergency surgery including splenectomy, c-section and GDV
  • Experience with diagnostics including abdominal and cardiac ultrasound
  • Excellent communication and ability to approach a busy hospital with a calm disposition

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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