An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced veterinary surgeon to work alongside and lead the fantastic team in our Ashby practice. Medivet Ashby is a large practice with 3 consult rooms, 1 double surgical theatre, dental suite, digital x-ray room, prep area, separate dog and cat isolation rooms, ultrasound, laparoscopic equipment and inhouse blood machines. We have fantastic clients and we are active in the local community.
The role is working 4 days per week plus 1 in 3 Saturdays or 1 in 6 full weekends with no out of hours.
Joining our national network of veterinary surgeons at Medivet, offers exceptional opportunities for career development while enjoying a very competitive salary package.
Negotiable salary package up to £65,269 PA, including:
- £1,500 CPD Allowance plus 3 days CPD leave (FTE)
- Accommodation allowance of £5,400 per annum.
- Company vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance.
- 5 weeks' annual leave.
- 4 weeks' paid sabbatical (after each 5 years of service).
- Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Pay.
- RCVS, BVA and VDS fees paid.
- Enhanced maternity/paternity pay.
- 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 to welcome a new pet into your home.
- Long service awards.
The ideal candidate will have a certificate in diagnostic imaging or internal medicine and be looking to develop their clinical skills, client base and reputation. We are looking for a great communicator, someone with ambition and drive to ensure our wonderful clients and patients are given gold standard care. As 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 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 and empathetically and have the ability to share knowledge and lead by being an outstanding, positive example to others.
We also offer relocation allowances should you move more than 40 miles from your current home address and can 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.
Medivet is growing rapidly and it is an exciting time to join us - we encourage growth and development within our roles and are truly committed to helping our Medivet family members achieve their goals.
Skills and experience:
You must be a Veterinary Surgeon who is registered with the RCVS.
Ideally, you will have 3-5 years' UK (or equivalent) veterinary experience and a keen interest in internal medicine or imaging.
Medivet Ashby is a large practice with 3 consult rooms, 1 double surgical theatre, dental suite, digital x-ray room, prep area, separate dog and cat isolation rooms, ultrasound, laparoscopic equipment and inhouse blood machines. We have fantastic clients and we are active in the local community.
Scunthorpe is located in North Lincolnshire just off the M180 and M18 motorways allowing easy transport links to the Lincolnshire Wolds, Hull, Doncaster, Lincoln and York. It is a bustling town with restaurants, cinema, shopping parks and many other activities.
For those who enjoy country air and long walk, Scunthorpe is a stones throw away from the rolling hills of the Lincolnshire Wolds which is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the highest land between Kent and Yorkshire. In the Wold there are many quaint market villages with plenty of independent shops and history to explore.
To the East there is the popular seaside resort of Cleethorpes with many traditional seaside restaurants and activities, the boating lake, The Jungle Zoo and Cleethorpes Light Railway.