We are seeking a Lead Veterinary Surgeon to join our Willesborough practice based in Ashford.
The practice is a 100% small animal accredited training practice which is well equipped with the usual gadgets and toys (including digital X-ray, colour Doppler ultrasound, flexible and rigid endoscopes, air driven dental machine, ECG and laparoscopic tower and equipment).
There is an equal shared rota of theatre and consulting and you will work within an amazing, close-knit team in a relaxed and supportive environment.
This is a full-time position, covering 4 days a week and 1:3 weekends, providing a great work life balance.
Medivet also offers outstanding career progression, including post-graduate study and partnership. We are growing rapidly and it is an exciting time to join us - we encourage growth and development within your role and are truly committed to help our Medivet family members achieve their goals!
Salary & Benefits
Competitive salary of up to £55,000 - £75,000
5 weeks' annual leave
4 weeks' paid sabbatical (after each 5 years of service)
Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Pay
CPD Allowance £1,500 plus 3 days CPD leave per annum (FTE)
RCVS, BVA and VDS fees paid
Vehicle allowance or Company Vehicle
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
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.
Medivet Willesborough has recently been acquired, so the opportunities are endless! The practice has a great track history, with a list of amazing reviews and ratings.
This practice is located in Willesborough, Ashford and can be found around the corner from William Harvey Hospital. The area is a pleasant village based in Kent and is surrounded by a range of shopping facilities, restaurants and bars.
There is also nature and wildlife to be found, including the Conningbrook Lakes Country Park, a hidden gem which is known for providing lovely strolls, sailing and fishing classes.