Veterinary Surgeon - St Annes, Lancashire

Myerscough Veterinary Group
St Annes, Lytham St Annes
Competitive Salary
Closing date
25 May 2021

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Animal Health, Small Animal, Practice, Veterinary
Job Type
Veterinary Surgeon
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Job Details

The Role
We are currently looking for a veterinary surgeon to join the My Vet team based at our St Annes branch. This is a full-time role working 40 hours per week over 4 days with 1 in 4 weekends (daytime) solely at our St Annes practice, except the weekends are at the main Clayton le Dale hospital alongside 2 other veterinary surgeons. There are no out of hours with this role. We are a busy consulting and operating site based in a bustling coastal town. Our normal day consists of consulting in the morning and afternoon with surgical time in the middle of the day. You will be working closely with the Vet at our Lytham and Freckleton branch. They have a close-knit team with RVN, receptionist and receptionist/kennel assistant. The branch has ultrasound, surgical suite, dental area, Idexx machines and nurse clinics.

About Us
Here at Myerscough vets we have a fantastic, rare and exciting opportunity for an experienced Vet Surgeon who is ready to take the next step in their career! Maybe you have an interest in management or running your own practice! Maybe you are ready to take on more senior duties. Well, we have the perfect role for you!

We are looking for a vet surgeon who is comfortable with all first opinion procedures to lead our St Anne's branch. You will work closely with the other 15 sites within our group but will be able to make a real impact on the practice’s future. This is a busy consulting and operating site based in a bustling coastal town. The normal day consists of consulting morning and afternoon with surgical time in the middle of the day.

· We are open to full and part time applications
· Full time = 40 hours per week, over 4 days
· Just 1 in 4 weekends (daytime) at the main hospital (Clayton Le Dale)
· No Out of Hours

We have a great team of 26 veterinary surgeons and 16 registered veterinary nurses. We have certificate holders in medicine, surgery, ophthalmology, and dermatology. Our practice is well equipped with an on-site CT scanner, digital x-ray, dental x-ray, endoscopy/ bronchoscopy, 24-hour hospitalisation and tonometer. We also have an onsite rehabilitation centre.

Applicant Requirements
This role would ideally suit someone with some experience who is wanting to further their career. Ideally, they should be happy sole operating but there will be some support availability as required.

Benefits (subject to pro rata)
•    5 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
•    5 days paid CPD leave
•    £1500 CPD Allowance per annum
•    Private Medical Insurance
•    VDS 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.

When applying for this role please quote job reference BH2960.

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Welcome to the Myerscough Veterinary Group website. We are a friendly veterinary practice dedicated to delivering the highest level of care to the animals entrusted to us.

Our companion animal surgeries are located in Clitheroe, Padiham, Oswaldtwistle, Great Harwood, Haslingden, Bacup, Clayton Le Dale, Lostock Hall (Preston), Brierfield, the three former Footprints branches in St Annes, Lytham and Freckleton, Ashton on Ribble, Preston (with the RSPCA) and the Ilkey surgery of Regent Veterinary Practice. All surgeries offer appointments until 6pm during the week (6.30pm at St Annes and Ilkley) and our Clayton Le Dale site is open from 8am until 8pm each weekday with vet consultations until 7.30pm. We offer consultations on Saturdays at 10 branches and at Clayton Le Dale on Sundays and bank holidays.

Our own team of 19 vets provide a 24 hour emergency service and trained staff are on site at our Clayton Le Dale centre 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Many of our sites are equipped for surgery and we have four speciallly fitted vehicles which offer ambulance services for the transfer of patients between branches.

With an experienced team of farm vets based at Clitheroe, we provide veterinary support for farms in the Ribble Valley and well beyond.

Find Us
01254 814863
Myerscough House
Longsight Road

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