Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Bournemouth - Dorset

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£30,000-£45,000 - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 2222 Date Posted: Monday 01 Apr 2019
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We are looking for an enthusiastic, professional Veterinary Surgeon to join our client's established team in Bournemouth.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced colleague to join a large and rapidly growing 24/7 business with plenty of opportunities to develop new skills and/or to develop a specialist interest within general practice. Vet flexible rota can be worked around outside work interests.

Key Details:

  • Full and part time hours considered
  • Hours: Monday to Friday 9:00am til 7:00pm
  • Weekends: 1 in 3 on rota basis
  • Sole Charge: None
  • OOH: None
  • Branch Work: None
  • Computer System: RX Works 

About the Practice:

The bright, spacious, air-conditioned surgery is purpose built to industry leading standards with a wide range of equipment including modern ultrasound, digital x ray (including dental), extensive orthopaedic equipment, full IDEXX top of the range in house lab, multiple infusion pumps, multi parameter vital stats monitoring, air conditioned consult rooms, large 2 storey standalone practice with multiple operating areas. They currently see 600 – 700 1st opinion consults per week (including small but significant number of exotics, especially reptiles) spread over a 24 hour day including 30 – 40 surgical cases per week.

The practice is located in central Bournemouth, which is home to the UK’s best beach with 7 miles of golden sand, ideally located for water sports, outdoor activities and with easy access to the New Forest, Purbecks and beyond. Bournemouth has a vibrant nightlife with well established a university and student scene as well as many great restaurants, pubs and entertainment venues.

The Person:

By joining this practice you will be part of a team dedicated to providing superb standards of client and animal care. The ideal candidates to join the team will have good general surgical and medical skills and experience in emergency surgery. You must be will be adaptable and flexible and enjoy the variety provided by the clients and colleagues.

This rewarding position is full or part time for the right candidate and will include some weekends on a rota basis. There is no sole charge or OOH requirement with this role due to the surgery being 24/7 and having a full onsite OOH team.

The Package:

  • Competitive salary between £30,000-£45,000 DOE (pro-rata if part time)
  • Dedicated and funded CPD allowance
  • Paid professional memberships – RCVS, BVA, VDS
  • Fantastic company discounts and rewards

Must have:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom
  • 1+ years’ post-graduate experience in the United Kingdom
  • Excellent communication and client care abilities

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.

T: 0333 014 7374     

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