Veterinary Surgeon - Dubai

Dubai (City) (AE)
Salary equivalent of £125,000 pa + benefits
15 Feb 2021
15 Mar 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Earn some real money tax-free in a perfect climate with an extremely varied caseload.  This is an opportunity to get ahead not only financially but also in veterinary strength and capability.  

Umm Suqeim Veterinary Centre is Dubai's only 24-hour small animal veterinary hospital - open every minute of every day. We are recruiting for an additional colleague to work alongside 9 veterinary surgeons (3 with Memberships) and 10 qualified veterinary nurses, dedicated nurse assistants, receptionists and a full-time pharmacist. Our premises feature twin villas with separate cat and dog clinics - and a gold standard ISFM cat-friendly hospital. We have a hydrotherapy and physiotherapy centre and dedicated dental suite including dental x-ray, and 2 im3 machines.

It is a busy vibrant practice where we push the standards of care to the highest level and have top quality medicine and surgical skills. There is a plethora of equipment - you name it & we have probably got it! We have Esaote Mylab Seven ultrasound and have full digital radiography. We have a very wide and varied case-load in solely small animal practice, and guarantee you will experience cases that are challenging and rewarding.  For those of you interested in sitting certificates, this is a place where you will be exposed to a high caseload.

Dubai is a fantastic place to live and work, with no pollution, a very cosmopolitan outlook and year-round sunshine. It is ideally situated to travel the world with both Europe, Africa and Asia a few hours away. We live in a thriving metropolis with a melting pot of cultures and foods, stunning beaches, excellent recreation pursuits and busy nightlife! Dubai is the Las Vegas of the Middle East. Dubai has taken a very balanced approach to the pandemic which ensures high levels of safety whilst allowing relative normality.

You should possess an excellent bedside manner with good communication skills, enjoy working with people and animals, and work well in a team. A minimum of 3 years of relevant working experience is needed for registration, however 5 years is ideal.  We offer an excellent tax-free package (equivalent to £125 000 pa pre-tax in the UK), with good time off and CPD support. A mix of night and day work can allow you up to 4 months off per year.