Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Independent Practices

West Sussex, UK


Vet Surgeon

Jul 11

Permanent full or part time vet with at least 12 months experience required for 100% small animal clinic

No OOH, paid overtime, flexible weekday shifts, 1 in 3 Saturday mornings.

We have digital x-ray, dental x-ray, an excellent ultrasound machine and in-house lab. We use sevoflurane anaesthesia, and have a visiting scanner, endoscopist, laser acupuncturist, dermatologist, ophthalmologist and orthopaedic surgeon.

The team is 3.5 FTVE, ably supported by 8 long serving highly competent RVNs, 2 SVNs about to qualify and 4 support staff.

Certificate holders, or those working towards certification are particularly encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate will have 5 weeks’ paid holiday, paid CPD and memberships, and support towards a certificate, if required.

The position requires a vet capable of sole charge on a Saturday morning, or for an hour or two in the evenings. However, support and second cover can easily be arranged if appropriate, until the recruit feels confident.

Number of hours to be worked per week:

To be negotiated. Full time would be 36-40 hours per week, (candidate’s choice) plus one in three Saturday mornings. This would include up to two late evening clinics, (minimum of one) and two early starts per week.

Part-time would be considered, precise hours to be discussed, but at least one evening clinic per week is required of all staff.

Out of hours payment/bonuses:

We pay the usual hourly rate for any time worked over the contracted hours per week

Salary: £31,460.00-£72,885.00 per year

ID: 33310

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