Two x Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Charity Hospital Bradford - West Yorkshire

£33,281 - £47,227 - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 5151 Date Posted: Tuesday 25 Feb 2020
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Are you looking for a new challenge and want to be a part of an amazing team?

We are looking to recruit two permanent veterinary surgeons to join a charity animal hospital in Bradford.  Their Hospital has a fast pace and varied caseload and will allow you to use your skills to your full potential, making this an interesting and rewarding place to work. They have a passion for personal development, client care and the welfare of pets.  

Key Details:

•             37.5  working week

•             Veterinary Surgeon's typically work incremental shifts from 8am-4.30pm to 10am-6.30pm and vet nurses from 8am-4.30pm to 9.30am to 6pm.

•             No OOH, as this is fully outsourced - Vets Now do night cover on site.

•             The caseload is varied and would make a great opportunity for someone completing a certificate or looking to further develop their skills. 

•             They have the work / life balance sorted with a genuine 37.5 hour working week, no evening OOH (latest finish 6pm

•             Clinical staff typically work 1 in 6 Saturday mornings from 9-12 and receive time off in lieu the following week

•             Pets and people at the heart of what they do UK wide

About the Role:

•             They are seeking a Veterinary Surgeon (VS) for the delivery of an efficient, professional and caring service to all the hospitals clients and to provide a high standard of customer service and clinical care whilst also promoting pet wellbeing and delivering preventive services.

•             The hospital building is well equipped with plenty of consulting space allowing them to meet the demands of this busy small practice.

•             The caseload is very varied on a day to day basis

•             They are a friendly welcoming team that are very supportive.

•             They aim to promote a healthy life for all their pets by preventing, educating and treating sick and injured animals with passion and compassion.

•             Responsible for managing cases cost-effectively, encouraging financial contributions from clients

About Them:

•             As the UK’s leading veterinary charity, with 48 Pet Hospitals, they strive to improve pets’ lives – through prevention, education and treatment.

•             Every year their dedicated vet teams carry out 2.7 million treatments on 470,000 pets.

•             Their national network of around 120 high street shops help us to provide these treatments through selling both donated and new goods.

•             They believe that they work better together, so everyone from their vets, volunteers, shop teams and to office support colleagues - are driven in to the help improve the lives of every pet.


•             Salary - £33,281 - £47,227 pro rata per annum

•             Hours 37.5 Hours per week full time permanent

•             CPD is encouraged and self-development is actively encouraged

•             Allocated CPD funding of 37.5 hours

•             Excellent career opportunities/development

•             37.5hr working week

•             5 weeks holiday per year

•             Paid statutory holidays

•             Travel allowance

•             Life assurance 4 x annual salary

•             Contributory pension scheme

•             Private medical insurance (after 12 months service)

Must haves:

•             RCVS registered and qualified

•             Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.

•             Excellent communication skills

•             1 years’ 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.

T: 0333 014 7374



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