A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join our Dearne Valley 24 hour Hospital due to the expansion of our team.
The ideal candidate will hold a certificate or will be working towards, we will consider a variety of specialisms. Full certificate funding can be provided with potential to buy out of current certificate. A client-orientated approach and excellent communication skills is a must, alongside the ability to work to a high standard both medically and surgically.
We offer excellent long term prospects for the right candidate, with advancement in skills and specialism actively encouraged. Experience working in an environment where colleagues support you by sharing skills and knowledge to give our patients the best outcomes.
Salary and hours
This role works to a 4 day week plus 1:6 full weekends.
You will receive a comprehensive range of benefits including:
Salary package up to £60,000 depending on experience
5 weeks' annual leave
4 weeks' paid sabbatical (after each 5 years of service)
Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Pay
CPD Allowance £1,500 plus 3 days CPD leave per annum (FTE)
RCVS, BVA and VDS fees paid
Vehicle allowance or Company Vehicle
Access to Wellbeing support and EAP programme
Access to wide range of discounts for days out, high street and holidays.
100% attendance bonus schemes
1 day 'Pet'ernity Leave
We also offer relocation allowances should you move more than 40 miles from your current home address.
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.
Skills and experience:
As a 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, building trusting relationships with your colleagues, harnessing our one team culture.
You will also display good communication skills and the desire to share your knowledge and skills by being an outstanding, positive example to others.
Medivet 24 hour Dearne Valley Hospital offers well-equipped facilities including digital and dental x-ray, ultrasound, tonometer, bronchoscope and endoscope, video otoscope, blood pressure machine, ECG, full lab including microscope, haematology and biochemistry analyser, bone kit as well as full ex-lap kit including suction and diathermy. You will also have access to our state of the art onsite CT scanner and mobile MRI.
Dearne Valley is a 24 hour purpose built facility with 3 large consulting rooms, 2 theatres, large prep area, internal lab facilities and large learning and office spaces.