Locum Veterinary Surgeon - October 2018 Ongoing - Newcastle Upon Tyne - Tyne & Wear

This vacancy is now closed
£240 - £300 p/d DOE - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 2068 Date Posted: Thursday 04 Oct 2018
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Type: Small animal 85% / large animal 15% (If you would like Farm work this is also an option)

Start date: October 2018

End Date: Ongoing

Hours Mon-Fri: 8.30 – 6.00/6.30 at the branch surgeries with some later shifts at main hospital (Average 40 hours per week)

OOH: One night on call per week (will always be 2 vets on call). Locum - our client would ask that the locum to help out with out of hours as and when necessary but would understand if they couldn't do it.)

Weekends: 1 in 6 (Saturday and Sunday) with one week day off the following week (Monday or Friday) to make a long weekend off.

Team: Over 30 vets and a large team of qualified nurses, support staff, around 150 in total across 9 branches

Sole charge: Limited to weekends, OOH and smaller branch practices

Accommodation: This can be arranged if needed – Lovely self-contained flats are available

Vehicle: Can be provided if required

Holidays: Our client would accommodate any holiday you wanted to take.

Facilities: Full medical, surgical, and hospitalisation facilities, 24 hour Nursing Care, dental equipment, radiography, ultrasonography, endoscopy, ECG and in-house laboratories etc

The person: They are looking for a vet that is competent with basic surgery and consultation skills, minimum 6 months post grad experience

Other: A number of Certificate holders in Medicine, Surgery along with a very Friendly and supportive team

Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • 6 months post-grad UK experience

What happens next?

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with your latest CV.  Alternatively, contact us to find out more details or to have a confidential discussion about this or other opportunities.

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