Veterinary Surgeon - Full or Part Time – Blantyre
Salary: £37,000-60,000 (Dependent upon experience)
Job Type: Full-time & part-time opportunities available
Work schedule : 4 day working week (No OOH’s, Saturday or Sunday on a shared rota basis)
Location: Hairmyres and Blantyre
Do you want to expand your clinical case load as part of an award-winning group that boasts excellent facilities?
Are you looking for a role that provides the variation of branch work both as part of a team and sole charge and also provides the opportunity to work as part of a Hospital team with certificate holders?
The Pets’n’Vets Family are an award-winning group of small animal practices that have been serving Glasgow and the surrounding areas for 50 years. Our sites are based in Blantyre, Hairmyres, Crookfur, Queens Park, Queen Margaret Drive & Scotstoun. We are equally proud of our purpose-built Veterinary Roundhouse Hospital in Glasgow’s Southside, providing both primary care and referral surgery services year-round.
We currently have an amazing opportunity to welcome a dedicated and experienced veterinary surgeon and there has never been a better time to join us!
Who we are looking for
You will work between our Hairmyres and Blantyre practices. You will also have regular rota’d days working within the Roundhouse Hospital allowing you to follow more advanced cases and have direct access to the wonderful services and facilities within the hospital.
This position will suit an experienced vet who thrives on being part of a supportive team and on building rapport with our longstanding client base, providing a high level of clinical care for our patients. For those looking to expand their case load and be part of developing a new phase of services in our established clinics, this is a perfect opportunity.
About the Team
We have a wonderful, friendly team at Pets’n’Vets and any new associates will be warmly welcomed. As a team we all support each other, with regular clinical and whole team meetings. The team are all passionate, dedicated veterinary professionals who pride themselves on offering high standards of care, while identifying areas to further improve. Our large Vet team includes a variety of different experience levels and includes certificate holders in Surgery, ECC, Cardiology and Medicine. You will also be supported by experienced Nursing, PCA, Reception and Admin teams.
We actively encourage professional development, so please do speak to us about any professional interests or goals that you may have. If mentoring is something that you really enjoy, we have ample opportunity to be involved with this at Pets’n’Vets too! This is a fantastic opportunity to join two branch sites at the start of their expansion chapter. You will have the opportunity to have a real impact in the services the branches offer and their future.
Pets’n’Vets are delighted to be part of Linnaeus with almost 180 sites across the UK and Ireland. We are part of a growing community of like-minded veterinary professionals who are passionate about what they do. There are lots of career progression opportunities available such as leadership and mentorship roles within Pets’n’Vets, as well as opportunities to move into clinical and non-clinical roles within the wider group. Together, we are able to provide the highest standards in pet care and achieve our collective Purpose: A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS.
- 5 weeks holiday per year + birthday leave day
- Extensive CPD allowance & we are happy to support certificates.
- Admin time built into the working day
- Access to an extensive in-house library of free online courses/content, both clinical and non-clinical.
- Specsavers Free Eye Test (and voucher for glasses for VDU use if applicable)
- Cycle2Work Scheme
- Employee Assistance Programme with BUPA
- RCVS Fee Paid
- 1st opinion and referral hospital, excellent team ethos and lovely clients
- Pension scheme – automatic enrolment and completely hassle free
- Discount for own pets
- Up to £4,000 Relocation package may be available
- Enhanced parental leave policy
- Enhanced sickness policy
- Gym membership discount
For more information, to apply, or to arrange a tour of the hospital, please do not hesitate to contact Vicky for an informal chat.
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