We are seeking a Veterinary Surgeon to support our two practices in the Southend region.
This role offers great flexibility and gives an excellent opportunity to be part of a close-knit network of friendly vets, nurses, and support staff. You will have an interesting and varied caseload and will work between our Wickford and South Woodham Branches.
The ideal candidate will have at least 6 months' UK small animal experience (or UK equivalent) and will have a client-orientated approach with excellent communication skills. You will be supported and encouraged to work to high medical and surgical standards. You will also have the opportunity to build up your own caseload. Would suit someone looking to gain a caseload to complete a certificate.
Some days of sole charge work.
Salary & Benefits:
£7,800 accommodation allowance
Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance
£1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave, and in-house CPD training
VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
5 weeks annual leave
Fantastic career progression
A colleague of the month awards, Hills staff feeding schemes, plus many more benefits available!
Skills and experience:
Skills and experience
You must a Veterinary Surgeon who is registered with the RCVS.
Ideally, you will also have at least 6 months' UK (or equivalent) veterinary experience with small animals.
This role will be based at Medivet Hockley, which is located in a historic village bursting with culture and nature. The practice provides a range of services for their patients, including ultrasound and x-rays. It is supported by Medivet 24 Hour Southend and has access to a range of other services provided by the Medivet group, such as MRI and CT imaging.
Medivet Hockley is led by Lead Veterinary Surgeon and Partner Nik Kwint, who has been a part of the Medivet family for over 10 years. The rest of the team consists of a Veterinary Surgeon and 5 Nurses, including a Head Nurse.
This practice is also nearby to Southend-on-Sea airport and is a drive away from the famous Southend Pier and a multitude of shops, restaurants, bars, and shopping centers - some of which are included in our retail benefits!