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Veterinary Surgeon - Sedgley, Dudley

St George's Vets, Sedgley
Sedgley, Dudley
Salary between £35,000-£50,000 depending on experience and subject to pro rata
Closing date
16 Feb 2022

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Part Time Veterinary Surgeon required at St George's Vets, Sedgley, Dudley

The Role
We are looking for a GP veterinary surgeon who loves consulting, to work sole charge in our Sedgley branch. Our consultations are 15 (some are 30) minutes long in maximum 2hour blocks. Breaks for phone calls, reporting bloods and repeat prescriptions are built into the diary.

Having a lunch break and leaving on time should be the norm, not the exception!
You will be supported by an RVN and receptionist. Our experienced RVN runs clinics which include- weight, senior, nail clips, AGs, POCs. The ability to do routine surgery is ideal but not essential for this role. Facilities and time to operate daily if desired.

This role is part time with some flexibility on working hours. There is on call or OOH at this branch as we have our own night staff at our hospital.
Our nearby hospital provides immediate clinical support to branch vets as well as providing OOH, diagnostic imaging, advanced surgery and overnight hospitalisation to branch cases.

The job is located in Sedgley in the West Midlands. It has a long established and loyal client base so we would like a vet who places a strong emphasis on building relationships with our clients and their pets.

We are looking for a part time veterinary surgeon. Duties will include consulting, surgical procedures, client liaison, working up cases, and treatment plans at one of our established branches.

The Rota
Working Monday and Tuesday 9.30 to 6.30pm, Wednesday 9.30 to 2pm, Saturdays 9am to 4pm on 1:2 rota at our Wolverhampton Consulting centre branch
Approx 24 hrs/week
Salary: Between £35,000-£50,000 Depending on experience and subject to pro rata
About Us
St George’s are a busy, long established, RCVS-accredited veterinary practice with multiple sites alongside our hospital. Our main case load consists of dogs, cats, rabbits and guinea pigs.
Our ethos is to provide a high standard of supportive and compassionate care to our clients and their pets. Our 15-minute consults allow us to spend more time with our clients, focusing on quality rather than quantity. We encourage our vets to work cases up to a high standard, allowing clinical and professional freedom. We support each other clinically and case discussions are positively encouraged as part of a culture of support and collaboration.
We offer the very best in preventative medicine as well as when pets are unwell, but we understand that all clients and their pets have individual needs.

Successful Candidate
We would be looking for someone who is enthusiastic, confident, a team player with excellent communication skills, cheerful and willing to get stuck in. Ideally, we are looking for at least 12 months of experience or more, however a confident new graduate would be considered. Special interests will be welcomed and supported including relevant certificate study.
This vacancy would also be suitable for transition back into practice for colleagues who may be currently on a career break.
Progression to senior vet/branch leader roles are available with correct experience/training.
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
•    Pension
•    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.

If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch. Please quote BH3653 when applying for this role.

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At St George’s, we love animals just as much as you do. So we’re dedicated to delivering exceptional levels of care and advice at all times, to help you and your pet enjoy the best possible life together. 

In addition to our state-of-the-art St George’s Hospital facilities in Wolverhampton, we have five branch surgeries – in Albrighton, Bushbury, Halesowen, Perton and Sedgley – plus our Vets 2 You mobile service that visits pets in the Stourbridge area.

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