We are looking for a full time Emergency and Critical Care Veterinary Surgeon to join us 3-4 days per week with 1 in 4 weekends. No nights. The role includes consultations for emergency cases, admitting referral cases, managing critical patients, some medical work ups and basic urgent surgeries.
We are a small animal referral centre, with great facilities at our state of the art purpose-built hospital, including MRI, CT, 3 ultrasounds, ECG, digital radiography and fluoroscopy. We offer referral services in orthopaedics, soft tissue surgery, neurology, internal medicine, ECC and cardiology. Our practice is ideally situated, within easy reach of the stunning Northumberland coastline and the cultural delights of Newcastle upon Tyne.
Our team includes 18 vets, 35 nurses and a Neurology diplomat and resident. All of the vets are certificate holders in their designated field or in the process of completing their certificates. We are a friendly practice, with a good work ethic and great team work. We will support your interests through our generous CPD allowance and ensure you are refreshed with ample holidays and look after you with our wellbeing programme.
Salary is £40,000 - £60,000 dependent on experience.
We want someone with an interest in ECC or internal medicine that enjoys being part of a team. Ideally you will have experience dealing with small animals and are confident to manage emergency cases. You will have basic ultrasound and skills and able to manage critical patients.
Benefits (subject to pro rata):
• 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
• Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave, surrogacy pay
• Enhanced paternity pay
• Birthday leave
• Discounted veterinary fees
• My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
• Cycle to Work scheme
• 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.
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