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Lead Veterinary Surgeon - Hinckley, Leicestershire

Employer
Medivet
Location
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Salary
Up to £66,529 depending on experience
Closing date
10 Aug 2021

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Sector
Animal Health, Industry, Small Animal, Practice, Emergency and Critical Care, Hospital, Veterinary
Job Type
Veterinary Surgeon
Contract Type
Permanent
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Job Details

Joining our professional, personable team at our Hinckley Roston Drive practice, you’ll deliver exceptional care by going beyond consulting to listen and empathising, putting patients and clients first, always.

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 package up to £66,529 depending on experience, to include:
• Competitive salary
• Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance per annum
• Accommodation allowance £6,600 per annum
• £1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave per annum
• VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
• 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays per annum

The role is working 4 days per week plus 1:3 Saturdays. 

Please note flexible working requirements will also be considered. 

We offer excellent long-term prospects for the right candidate, with advancement in skills and specialism actively encouraged, plus support with full certificate funding!

Benefits include: fantastic career progression and partnership opportunities, paid sabbatical after every five years’ service, company discounts and reward scheme, access to Employee Assistance Programme, additional benefits, including 100% attendance scheme and ‘peternity’ leave. 

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.

Key accountabilities:

We are seeking an ambitious Lead Veterinary Surgeon that will drive high clinical standards and take ownership. There is a large scope to generate a dedicated client base. 

Skills and experience:

The ideal candidate will have at least 3-5 years' UK small animal practice (or UK equivalent) experience. 

Strong management and mentor skills are essential as you will play a crucial part within the team.

You must be a Veterinary Surgeon who is registered with the RCVS.

Branch:

Our practice has a very long-standing and friendly client base who appreciate the personal service we provide. You will be part of a fully supportive team that are dedicated to their clients and patients.

Hinckley is a pleasant market town surrounded by beautiful countryside in southwest Leicestershire. The town is situated midpoint between the bustling cities of Leicester and Coventry with fantastic commuter routes onto the major motorway networks. Birmingham Airport is conveniently located just 40 minutes away from the practice. Hinckley Town Centre offers an excellent variety of shops, independent cafes, restaurants, bars and nightlife.

Company

We’re a family of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care.

We’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work.

In everything we do, we work together and look out for each other. We’re all working towards the same goal: exceptional care.

Our people support each other within practices and across regions, and our clinicians work closely with our Support Centre colleagues – forming one team made of many teams. We work hard together but socialise, too. We’re proud that our community fosters strong bonds and friendships.

All our people are warmly encouraged to get involved in shaping the business, to consider becoming partners, or move into management roles. Every day, there’s a chance to have an impact on this business in its exciting growth phase.

Search our opportunities and apply today to become part of our family.

Find Us
Website:
Telephone
01923 470000
Location
Unit 4 Mowat Industrial Estate
Sandown Road
Watford
Herts
WD24 7UY
United Kingdom
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