Veterinary Surgeon - Ballymena, Antrim

Employer
Fenaghy Veterinary Clinic
Location
Ballymena, Mid & East Antrim
Salary
Competitive salary
Closing date
13 May 2021

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Sector
Small Animal, Practice, Veterinary
Job Type
Veterinary Surgeon
Contract Type
Permanent
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Job Details

The Role
We have an exciting opportunity for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our team here at Fenaghy Vets. There is a large and varied case load of both medical and surgical small animal cases covering our clinics in Ballymena and Antrim. Duties are split between consulting, operating, work ups, inpatient care and out of hours duties. Guidance and support will also need to be provided to our Veterinary Nurses and the larger team. CPD and Postgraduate studies in all areas are encouraged and supported.

  • 1 night on call per week until 10pm (vets now takes over)
  • 1 in 6 weekends working a Saturday (9:00am-5:00pm, Sunday 9:00am-12:00noon)
  • Bank holiday cover on a rota
  • 1 weekday off (which stays the same every week)

About Us
We have a highly variable and exciting caseload of medical, soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery. We have excellent facilities including digital x-ray, ultrasound and in-house laboratory and a focus on clinical excellence and client care.

We are a busy small animal clinic with an experienced and friendly team of 8 Vets, 9 Nurses, 7 Support Staff alongside our visiting specialist Ophthalmologist.

Applicant Requirements
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated RCVS registered Veterinary Surgeon with experience to join our team. You will be confident in performing routine surgery and skilled at communicating with clients and colleagues alike. Share our passion for excellent client and patient care and work well within a busy team environment. In return we can provide you with a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.

Benefits
- 5 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
- 5 days paid CPD leave
- £1250 CPD Allowance per annum
- Private Medical Insurance
- VDS Membership paid
- BVA Membership paid
- Service based holiday entitlement increases
- VDS cover
- Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
- Enhanced paternity pay
- Birthday leave
- Discounted veterinary fees
- My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Pension
- CPD/training support
- Paid bereavement leave
- Company sick pay
- Employee opinion survey
- Free uniform in a number of roles
- Annual pay reviews
- Social events
- Sponsorship for overseas employees
- Academy & Leadership courses
- Focus on employee wellbeing
- Relocation packages
- Career progression opportunities
- Free flu jabs
- 5 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
- 5 days paid CPD leave
- £1250 CPD Allowance per annum
- Private Medical Insurance
- VDS Membership paid
- BVA Membership paid
- Service based holiday entitlement increases
- VDS cover
- Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay
- Enhanced paternity pay
- Birthday leave
- Discounted veterinary fees
- My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Pension
- CPD/training support
- Paid bereavement leave
- Company sick pay
- Employee opinion survey
- Free uniform in a number of roles
- Annual pay reviews
- Social events
- Sponsorship for overseas employees
- Academy & Leadership courses
- Focus on employee wellbeing
- Relocation packages
- Career progression opportunities
- Free flu jabs

As a BAME and LGBT+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups.
As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.

Company

We first opened in February 2004, in a small business unit on the Fenaghy Road in Galgorm, Ballymena. Within 4 years we had moved to a much larger premises on the Galgorm Road, and we are proud to have opened our second clinic on the Greystone Road in Antrim in July 2012.

Find Us
Website:
Telephone
028 2563 1999
Location
133 Galgorm Road
Ballymena
County Antrim
+BT42 1DE
United Kingdom

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