Lead Veterinary Surgeon - Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Lead Veterinary Surgeon to join our Burton-on-Trent practice in Staffordshire.
This role is working 4 days per week, you will also be part of a 1:3 or a 1:6 full weekend rota.
Joining our professional, personable team in the practice,
you’ll deliver exceptional care by going beyond consulting to
listen and empathising, putting patients and clients first,
As well as your day to day duties within practice caring for your patients and clients, you will play a key role in leading and managing the team. You will have the drive and ambition to develop the practice client base, ensuring high standards of care are always delivered.
As qualified MRCVS, you’ll already have good experience gained in small animal practice. You’ll be competent in clinical examination and surgery and confident working sole charge or as part of the wider team. Sharing our values being trustworthy, caring and progressive, you will have all the softer skills essential to working effectively and empathetically, such as good communication skills, mediation experience, and the ability to share knowledge and lead by being an outstanding, positive example to others.
Branch Partnership opportunities within this practice are also available where you can own part of the clinic, have complete clinical freedom whilst receiving full support from the wider Medivet network.
Salary & benefits:
Competitive salary, dependent on experience
Accommodation allowance £5,400
Vehicle or vehicle allowance £2,500
CPD allowance £1,500 plus 3 days CPD leave
VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
Fantastic career progression
Rewards & Benefits:
Joining our national network of veterinary surgeons at Medivet,
offers exceptional opportunities for career development while
enjoying a very competitive salary package. We’ll also look after
you with a company vehicle and accommodation allowances. A generous
CPD allowance is also designed to drive your progress, balanced by
5 weeks annual holiday allowance (FTE).
We can also support Certificates of Sponsorship for a Tier 2 (General) Visa if you meet the criteria and are eligible to register as a veterinary surgeon with the RCVS upon arrival in the UK.
Burton is a friendly practice who bond over their full practice tea breaks. The team consists of 1 other vet, 2 RVN's and 2 PCA's. You will also receive support from the Area Manager and Regional Director.
The practice is close to the A38 and 20 minutes from Derby city centre and less than 45 minutes away from Nottingham and Birmingham
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