Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Full or Part-Time Biggleswade - Bedfordshire

£30K-£45K DOE (pro-rata if part-time) - Small Animal - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 1839 Date Posted: Tuesday 06 Mar 2018
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We are recruiting for a confident and enthusiastic Registered Veterinary Surgeon to join a reputable and well-established small animal practice based in Biggleswade, Bedfordshire. This opportunity is available on a full or part-time basis with a minimum commitment of 20 working hours per week.

Key Details:

  • Full or part-time contract considered: 20 hours minimum
  • Hours: Monday-Friday 09:00am-20:00pm
  • Weekends: 1:3 – Saturday 09:00am-18:00pm and Sunday 10:00am-16:00pm
  • OOH: No
  • Sole Charge: Occasional
  • Branch Work: No
  • Computer System: RX Works

About the Practice:
This small animal practice is based in Biggleswade, Bedfordshire and provides a high-standard of care to patients and clients in an air-conditioned state of the art surgery. The facilities are purpose built to industry leading standards and include digital X-ray, IDEXX blood machines, ultrasound and Tonopen.

It is staffed by a friendly and passionate team of 2 Registered Veterinary Surgeons, 1 Registered Veterinary Nurse, 3 Student Nurses and 3 Receptionists. The team also encourages staff to develop their individual interests with a dedicated CPD allowance.

This surgery is located around 20-minutes from Cambridge and has great transport links to direct transport links into central London. The site also benefits from free on-site parking.

The Person:
We are looking for a dedicated Registered Veterinary Surgeon with good general surgical and medical skills to join an established and supportive practice. You must enjoy working with a varied small animal caseload whilst building positive relationships with clients and patients.

The team will consider full or part-time hours with a minimum of 20 hours per week. There is no OOH involved within this role, but the successful candidate must be confident with some sole charge responsibilities and be willing to contribute to a 1:3 weekend rota over a Saturday and Sunday.

The Package:

  • Competitive salary between £30,000-£45,000 DOE (pro-rata if part-time)
  • Dedicated CPD allowance and funding of additional certificates for the right candidate
  • Paid memberships – RCVS, VDS, BVA
  • Excellent career development opportunities
  • Company pension scheme
  • Great company discounts

Must have:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom
  • Minimum 1+ years’ post-graduate experience in the United Kingdom

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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