Veterinary surgeon required at Easipetcare, Kettering
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our team here at Easipetcare, Kettering! The role provides a varied consulting caseload that will allow the less experienced to hone their skills and will keep the experienced vet stimulated. Team work is key in our team with knowledge sharing on cases encouraged to ensure good patient outcomes. We are supported by VetCT tele-radiology as well as unlimited VerCT telemedicine support for those trickier cases.
Surgery is on a rotational basis within the team with and interesting mix of soft tissue surgery, imaging and dentistry planned for surgical days, this is supported by a long standing and experienced nursing team. We also have the tools for basic orthopaedics available for suitably experienced candidates. Time is allocated for admin on a daily basis to allow for calls etc which allows you to concentrate on your patients during consult time without the pressure of needing to squeeze admin in between. No Sundays and no after hours. Saturdays are on a rotational 1 in 3 basis. Salary for the role is between £45,000 - £50,000 FTE depending on experience.
This is a modern, large practice with an established client base. The practice is well equipped, including digital x-ray, consult rooms, separate kennels, cattery, prep and theatre. The practice has excellent transport links, including a direct train to London that takes just 1hr, and 30mins to Luton Airport. Just 30 mins to the large market town of Northampton, with Rushden Lakes shopping centre.
We are a five-vet team with a great support team - four RVN's led by our highly experienced Head Nurse who have been with us since our opening ten years ago and our super friendly reception team of seven receptionists. We are a family friendly team who regularly host charity bake offs.
The ideal candidate will be a Registered Veterinary surgeon with a great work ethic and excellent communication skills. The ability to work well in a team, have a passion for all aspects of veterinary care and a sense of humour is essential.
Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata
• Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service
• CPD paid days and allowance
• L&D opportunities through the IVC Evidensia Academy
• Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
• Private Medical Insurance
• BVA Membership paid
• VDS cover
• Birthday leave
• Discounted veterinary fees
• Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
• Cycle to Work scheme
• Service-related company sick pay
• Sponsorship for overseas employees
• Initiatives focussed 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.
If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch. Please use BH4190 as a reference when applying for this role.
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