Joining our professional, personable team at our Solihull practice, you’ll deliver exceptional care by going beyond consulting to listening and empathising, putting patients and clients first, always.
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 in sole charge or as part of the wider team. Sharing our values of being trustworthy, caring, and progressive, you will have all the softer skills essential to working effectively, building trusting relationships with your colleagues, and 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.
Joining our national network of veterinary surgeons at Medivet offers exceptional opportunities for career development while enjoying a very competitive salary package (FTE).
The role is working 4 days per week plus 1 in 3 Saturdays.
Rewards and Benefits:
- - Salary package up to £66,469 per annum depending on experience
- - 5 weeks' annual leave
- - 4 weeks' paid sabbatical (after every 5 years of service)
- - Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Pay
- - CPD Allowance £1,500 plus 3 days CPD leave (FTE)
- - RCVS, BVA, and VDS fees paid
- - Vehicle allowance or Company Vehicle
- - Accommodation allowance
- - Access to Wellbeing support and EAP programme
- - Access to a wide range of discounts for days out, high street, and on 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:
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of one year's UK small animal practice (or UK equivalent) experience. You must have a client-oriented approach and excellent communication skills, work to a very high standard both medically and surgically and have the drive and ambition to help develop this practice further.
Solihull is situated 7.5 miles southwest of Birmingham and 18 miles northwest of Warwick, with Birmingham Airport easily reachable in just 15 minutes. The large affluent town boasts historic architecture and is surrounded by picturesque countryside with nearly three-quarters of the borough defined as a Green Belt.
Our busy branch provides excellent facilities and a comprehensive range of additional services including digital x-ray, endoscopy, ultrasound, capnography, ECG, soft tissue, and orthopaedic surgery. You will be exposed to a varied and interesting caseload as part of our bustling and tight-knit community.
You will be joining a well-established team that includes 3 vets and 5 support staff. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Veterinary Surgeon to be part of a supportive team with a multitude of skills.