Medivet North Harrow/Barnfield House has been serving the pets of North Harrow and Bushey since the 1960's.
This three vet clinic is very well equipped with digital x-ray, ultrasound, haematology and biochemistry analysers, multiparameter anaesthetic monitor and therapeutic laser, allowing the team to work-up cases to an excellent standard.
For more complicated cases, Medivet Watford is a short drive away. Here, cases can be treated by our team of surgery, imaging, medicine and cardiology certificate holders and benefit from endoscopy, laparoscopy, advanced ultrasound and CT.
Medivet North Harrow hosts an OOH service so patients are hospitalised in the clinic overnight and there are no OOH or on-call shifts.
We are seeking a Veterinary Surgeon to join our North Harrow practice on a maternity cover contract, 6-12 months.
In this role, you will be responsible for consultations, routine surgery and management of inpatients. Medivet has a "lock-up" clinic close by in Bushey Heath, some shifts will be worked at this clinic and will be sole charge.
Salary and hours:
The hours are 39 per week across 4 -days a week or 5-days with 2 half days - 1:3 Saturdays: 08:00-14:30. Fair share of bank holiday cover duties - No on-call or out of hour shifts required!
Salary is dependent on experience and includes £10,200 housing allowance, vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance. Plus £1500 CPD plus 3-days CPD leave, RCVS, VDS and BVA membership. 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays - package details based on FTE.
Accommodation is also available if required!
Skills and experience:
- 2+ years UK experience
- Comfortable working sole charge with support of the clinic nearby
- Competent performing routine surgeries unassisted
- Confident to manage inpatient care