We are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate Veterinary Surgeon to join our close-knit team. We have a diverse day on offer for the successful candidate with day to day duties involve consulting 9am-11am, with 15 minute consultations. Operations are booked between 11am until 1pm with a minimum of a two hour break in the afternoon. Consulting then restarts again from 4:30pm-7pm. This would be for 5 days per week although this could be flexible with part time applicants considered. Salary for the role is between £40,000-£45,000 FTE depending on experience.
Hillman vets are a 6 branch practice based in the West Midlands. We have branches based in Walsall, Darlaston, Brownhills, Lichfield and Cannock. We are a strong team consisting of 9 FTE Veterinary surgeons with varying interests and 11 FTE Veterinary nurses. We also have a strong support team of VCA's and dedicated receptionists. We have digital x-rays machines, Ultrasound machines which we use for abdominal scanning and also echocardiograms. We also own a laser therapy machine and laparoscopic equipment. We support certificates and further personal development and currently have 4 of our vets studying for certificates. We are opposite the arboretum in Walsall and have close links to Birmingham city centre. Here you will find a huge range of shops, bars, restaurants and theatres to enjoy.
We have 9 FTE Veterinary surgeons and 11 FTE Veterinary nurses. We have 22 support staff in our team which include VCA's and dedicated receptionists. We currently have 4 veterinary surgeons studying towards certificates in Surgery, Ophthalmology and Diagnostic imaging. We also have special interests in cardiology, medicine, physiotherapy and exotics amongst our team. We require a new veterinary surgeon who can join our team and help us to continue being able to offer a high standard of care to our clients in both medicine and surgery.
The successful candidate will have use of a digital x-ray machine, laparoscopic equipment and ultrasound. The candidate would not be expected to work out of hours and the weekend rota is 1: 6 Saturdays 9am-3pm. Ideally the successful candidate would have experience in consulting and routine surgery.
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
- 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
- CPD/training support
- Paid bereavement leave
- Company sick pay
- Employee opinion survey
- 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 LGBTQ+ 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.
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