Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type:       Veterinary Surgeon
Location:        Luton, Bedfordshire
Salary:            Discussed at Interview, DOE
Hours:            4.5 days pw, No OOH’s

Job ref:           1487

Here at Vetfinders we are helping a practice find their next hire. They have a new opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated, 100% Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon to join their team.

If you are an individual who is commitment to developing and growing both yourself and the clients, then come and join an independent mixed animal practice in Luton, Bedfordshire.

Role

· 4.5 Days per Week

· No OOH’s

· Monday – Friday

· Some Saturday mornings on a shared rota.

· Competitive salary package

Temporary COVID hours are in place at the moment, this will change when Government restrictions are lifted.

You will need to be motivated and confident, also be keen to take responsibility for your own cases and clients.

You will be able to engage and empathise with your clients and be keen to work up cases as fully as possible without referring. Communication with pet owners and colleagues is an essential skill

You will be based at the main Luton surgery, but there is a need to travel between branches so your own vehicle is required.

This could suit a new grad, but a minimum of 1 years’ post grad experience is preferred.

The Practice

This is an independent mixed practice (the vacancy is for a 100% Small Animal vet), comprising of three surgeries. They are located in Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire, with excellent airport, train and motorway links. They are RCVS accredited, and provide SVN training through the College of Animal Welfare, and they are also a main centre providing clinical services for the Blue Cross. They are privileged to have the experience and dedication of their supportive clinicians, nurses, reception and administration teams.

This independent practice provides excellence in all aspects of pet care. With many years of experience in the veterinary sector, the team has a genuine passion for animal health.

They aspire to create an environment that offers clinical excellence combined with first rate patient care.

Benefits

  • VDS & RCVS fees included
  • Paid membership of your choice
  • CPD allowance
  • Employer contribution pension scheme
  • Staff discounts
  • 20 working days holiday per year plus statutory bank holidays

This is a chance to be involved in a growing independent practice surrounded by a motivated supportive team helping you to do the work you trained to do.

*****COVID 19 PROTOCOLS ARE IN PLACE WITHIN THE PRACTICE*******

Interested? Be First… Apply now!

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Please Note: When it come to your privacy, at VetFinders – we take it seriously.

All you need to know is that when you apply, we will process your details with the utmost care, we pass on your application for the clients review for the vacancy you have applied for only. We may contact you via telephone/text/email in regards to the vacancy, but your data is held and processed in accordance of your application for the vacancy, in terms of recruitment fulfilment.

If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first, just let us know the job reference.

Thanks, and good luck, VetFinders.

Senior Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type:       Senior Veterinary Surgeon
Location:        Barnet, North London
Salary:            £50,000 to £67,000+ DOE  
Hours:            4 or 5 days pw, 1:3 Saturday Morning, No OOH’s

Job ref:           1484

Here at Vetfinders we are helping a practice find their next hire. They have a new opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated, Senior Veterinary Surgeon to join their team.

If you are an individual who is commitment to developing and growing both yourself and the clients, then come and join an independent small animal practice near Barnet, North London, Bedfordshire.
Role

· No OOH’s

· 40hrs pw, 4 or 5 days pw

· Monday – Friday

· 1:3 Saturday on a rota. 09.00 to 16:00

· Some inpatient cover following on a 1:3 rota

The practice is looking for a potential vet who can;

  • Provide an excellent standard of care to both client and animal
  • Provide a thorough methodical approach to all new cases
  • Maintain good communication with both clients and staff
  • Work to a timely manner
  • Adhere to the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons code of professional conduct
  • Maintain and develop own clinical skills through continual professional development
  • General clinical and surgical work as directed by the senior veterinary surgeon
  • Maintain accurate and up-to date clinical records
  • Communicate effectively with clients regarding treatment plans
  • Work and communicate with the rest of the team for effective caseload management

The practice has a close-knit team, where they appreciate everyone for their professional expertise and their contribution to the practice's progress.

This would not suit a new grad as a minimum of 5 years’ experience is required.

*****COVID 19 PROTOCOLS ARE IN PLACE WITHIN THE PRACTICE*******

Benefits

· RCVS & VDS fees paid

· £2K plus 5 Days Paid CPD Leave  

· 36 days Annual Leave including Bank Holidays (pro rata if 4 day work week)

· Pension scheme

· Life Assurance

· Health & Worldwide Travel Cover

They work a four-day week in a well-equipped, forward thinking practice with a great team of qualified nurses and appreciative clients.

This is a chance to be involved in a growing independent practice surrounded by a motivated supportive team helping you to do the work you trained to do.

Interested? Be First… Apply now!

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Please Note: When it come to your privacy, at VetFinders – we take it seriously.

All you need to know is that when you apply, we will process your details with the utmost care, we pass on your application for the clients review for the vacancy you have applied for only. We may contact you via telephone/text/email in regards to the vacancy, but your data is held and processed in accordance of your application for the vacancy, in terms of recruitment fulfilment.

If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first, just let us know the job reference.

Thanks, and good luck, VetFinders.

Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type:       Veterinary Surgeon

Salary:            From £37,000+ pa DOE

Hours:            4 days pw. No OOH’s

Location:        Slough, Berkshire

Job ref:           1482

Here at Vetfinders we are helping a practice find their next hire. Due to a vet returning home in Europe, they have a new opportunity for an experienced, motivated Veterinary Surgeon to join their team.

If you are an individual who is commitment to developing and growing both yourself and the clients, then come and join an independent 100% small animal practice in Norwich.

Role

  • No OOH’s, Sundays or Sole-Charge
  • Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 7pm
  • 1:2 Saturday (1 in 3 or 4 rota)
  • 4 days pw. Excellent work/life balance option of 2 half days in the rota

This independent practice provides excellence in all aspects of pet care. With many years of experience in the veterinary sector, the team has a genuine passion for animal health.

They aspire to create an environment that offers clinical excellence combined with first rate patient care.

The Practice

The practice is an independent, small animal surgery which has grown rapidly in the last two years. They have an excellent local reputation and proud of the bond they have with their clients. A lot of their animals come in insured, meaning cases can be worked up quickly.

There are protected lunch breaks and strive to be finished on time. They have a genuinely close-knit team who care and lookout for each other’s needs. The practice is prepared to work out the rota around their vets, so that there is something that works for you and the practice.

Benefits

  • BSAVA, VDS & RCVS membership fees included
  • CPD package and encouraged
  • Generous employee discount
  • Pension scheme
  • Birthdays off

This is a chance to be involved in a growing independent practice surrounded by a motivated supportive team helping you to do the work you trained to do.

*****COVID 19 PROTOCOLS ARE IN PLACE WITHIN THE PRACTICE*******

Interested? Be 1st … Apply now!

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Please Note: When it come to your privacy, at VetFinders – we take it seriously.

All you need to know is that when you apply, we will process your details with the utmost care, we pass on your application for the clients review for the vacancy you have applied for only. We may contact you via telephone/text/email in regards to the vacancy, but your data is held and processed in accordance of your application for the vacancy, in terms of recruitment fulfilment.

If you have any pre-application questions, please contact us first, just let us know the job reference.

Thanks, and good luck, VetFinders.

Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type:       Veterinary Surgeon

Salary:            £37,500 to £60,000+ pa DOE

Hours:            4 days pw. No OOH’s

Location:        Clacton-on-Sea, Essex

Job ref:           1480

Here at Vetfinders we are helping a practice find their next hire. They now have an exciting, new opportunity for a motivated Veterinary Surgeon to join their team.

If you are an individual who is commitment to developing and growing both yourself and the clients, then come and join an independent, 100% small animal practice in Essex.

Role

  • No OOH
  • Excellent work/life balance and rota
  • 4-day week with 1 or 2 early finishes pw
  • 1:4 Saturday mornings
  • 1 evening check pw (only if required)

Candidates should be interested in working up and following through their cases to completion or handing over to colleagues when appropriate.

They are looking for someone who will enjoy being part of their team. They have a great, positive, happy culture and have a fantastic support team of 10 qualified RVN’s, 4 SVN's, 7 receptionists and 3 admin staff.

Securing the right candidate who fits well with the team, has always been more important than the level of experience.

A minimum of 12-months experience is required. This may suit a New Grad.

The Practice

This practice is a proudly independent, client focused practice set in Clacton-on-Sea, and less than five minutes' walk from the beach. They also have a small consult only branch surgery based in Frinton on Sea.

Client experience and patient care are at the forefront of what we do, good communication skills, both with colleagues and clients is an incredibly important tool.

They are an RCVS accredited training practice and many of their nurses have qualified and stayed on. They are also a silver ISFM and RWAF accredited practice, they also have separate cat consulting rooms and reception area. Recently the practice underwent a full refurbishment and are very proud of the result.

They have digital x-ray, a very good ultrasound machine, comprehensive in house Idexx laboratory equipment, including Procyte, Catalyst and Sedivue. Video endoscopy, multiparameter anaesthesia monitoring including CO2, Tonopen, Bair Hugger and dedicated cat ward.

Benefits

  • VDS, BSAVA & RCVS membership fees included
  • CPD funded
  • Certificates encouraged with assistance
  • Free Gym membership
  • Pension scheme

This is a chance to be involved in a growing independent practice surrounded by a motivated supportive team helping you to do the work you trained to do.

Interested? Be 1st … Apply now!

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Please Note: When it come to your privacy, at VetFinders – we take it seriously.

All you need to know is that when you apply, we will process your details with the utmost care, we pass on your application for the clients review for the vacancy you have applied for only. We may contact you via telephone/text/email in regards to the vacancy, but your data is held and processed in accordance of your application for the vacancy, in terms of recruitment fulfilment.

If you have any pre-application questions, please contact us first, just let us know the job reference.

Thanks, and good luck, VetFinders

Registered Veterinary Nurse

Job Type:       Registered Veterinary Nurse

Salary:            £23,000 to £30,000+ pa DOE

Hours:            40 hrs pw. No OOH’s

Location:        Colchester, Essex

Job ref:           1478

Here at Vetfinders we are helping a practice find their next hire. They have a new opportunity for a proactive and enthusiastic RVN to join their team.

If you are an individual who is commitment to developing and growing both yourself and the clients, then come and join this independent 100% small animal practice in Colchester.

Role

  • No OOH
  • 5 days a week,
  • Structured shifts, 0800 – 1700, one 0930 – 1830 pw, one 1030 – 1930 pw
  • 1:6 Weekends, with TOIL Saturdays 0830 – 1430

The practice is purpose built with modern equipment to assist you. They have a progressive team, open to new ideas and take pride in offering a high standard of care to their clients and patients.

This is a very busy practice so you will need to be able to hit the ground running.

This role would suit a newly qualified to an experienced RVN. There is no sole-charge

The Practice

The practice is an independent small animal veterinary practice based at The Hythe in Colchester. For over seventy years, they have been looking after pets in Colchester. During this time, they have developed a strong bond with many of the families in the community.

With eleven experienced vets, they can deal with the needs of all types of pet, from hamsters to iguanas, from dwarf rabbits to giant dogs and from Amazon parrots to Bengal cats

They aim to be the friendliest and most caring vets in Colchester. They will always try to do their very best for your pet AND for you. They know that coming to a veterinary practice can be stressful at times so they will always try to help you feel at ease whenever they can.

Benefits

  • RCVS & BVNA membership fees included
  • CPD allowance. £500, 4 days
  • Pension scheme

This is a chance to be involved in a growing independent practice surrounded by a motivated supportive team helping you to do the work you trained to do.

*****COVID 19 PROTOCOLS ARE IN PLACE WITHIN THE PRACTICE*******

Interested? Be 1st … Apply now!

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Please Note: When it come to your privacy, at VetFinders – we take it seriously.

All you need to know is that when you apply, we will process your details with the utmost care, we pass on your application for the clients review for the vacancy you have applied for only. We may contact you via telephone/text/email in regards to the vacancy, but your data is held and processed in accordance of your application for the vacancy, in terms of recruitment fulfilment.

If you have any pre-application questions, please contact us first, just let us know the job reference.

Thanks, and Good luck, VetFinders.

Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type:       Veterinary Surgeon

Salary:            Starting at £40,000+ pa DOE

Hours:            4 days pw. No OOH’s

Location:        Dorking, Surrey

Job ref:           1477

Here at Vetfinders we are helping a practice find their next hire. They have a new opportunity for a motivated Veterinary Surgeon to join their team.

If you are an individual who is commitment to developing and growing both yourself and the clients, then come and join this independent 100% small animal practice near Swindon.

Role

  • No OOH
  • 4 days a week
  • 10 hours shifts, 0800 – 1900
  • One evening on-call, 1200 – 2200
  • 1:5 Weekends, 0800 – 1800

The vets work between the 3 surgeries on a rota system working a 4-day week. There is on-call until 10pm when the phones then go over to vets now

They also work weekends on a rota system 1 in 5 weekends, hours for weekends are 08.30-18.00 both Saturday and Sunday

The weekly schedule is made up of consultations, operations, on-call and dealing with any emergencies

A minimum of 2 years’ experience is preferred.

The Practice

We are a Small animal practice which consists of our main surgery and 2 branches surgeries, we have all the usual equipment including dental x-ray and laparoscopic equipment.

We have a team of 10 vets and 8 nurses and 2 kennel assistants

This independent practice provides excellence in all aspects of pet care. With many years of experience in the veterinary sector, the team has a genuine passion for animal health.

They aspire to create an environment that offers clinical excellence combined with first rate patient care.

Benefits

  • VDS & RCVS membership fees included
  • CPD allowance
  • Uniform provided
  • Generous employee discount
  • Pension scheme

This is a chance to be involved in a growing independent practice surrounded by a motivated supportive team helping you to do the work you trained to do.

*****COVID 19 PROTOCOLS ARE IN PLACE WITHIN THE PRACTICE*******

Interested? Be 1st … Apply now!

Supporting Blue Cross. ‘A dream job for you, a Blue Cross Nurse paid for too.’

Please Note: When it come to your privacy, at VetFinders – we take it seriously.

All you need to know is that when you apply, we will process your details with the utmost care, we pass on your application for the clients review for the vacancy you have applied for only. We may contact you via telephone/text/email in regards to the vacancy, but your data is held and processed in accordance of your application for the vacancy, in terms of recruitment fulfilment.

If you have any pre-application questions, please contact us first, just let us know the job reference.

Thanks, and Good luck, VetFinders.

Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type:       Veterinary Surgeon

Salary:            £40,000 to £55,000+ pa DOE

Hours:            40 hours pw. No OHH’s

Location:        Cranleigh, Surrey

Job ref:           1476

At Vetfinders we are helping practices grow and find their next hire. Due to expansion, a new opportunity has arisen for an experienced, motivated Veterinary Surgeon to join this practices team.

If you are an individual who is commitment to developing and growing both yourself and the clients, then come and join an independent 100% small animal practice in Surrey.

Role

  • No Emergency OOH
  • Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm or 11am to 7pm shared rota
  • 1:3 Saturday morning 8am to 12pm (with TOIL)
  • Sole-charge on Saturdays

This independent practice provides excellence in all aspects of pet care. As a nurse training practise, they require an understanding, enthusiastic and patient team player. You must be confident and capable of carrying out surgical and medical procedures. Also be able to teach and mentor others in a supportive environment.

They are hoping to find someone who can lead and progress the team for the good of the clients and help colleagues reach their potential.

The practice aspires to create an environment that offers clinical excellence combined with first rate patient care.

This would not suit a new grad as a min of 3 years’ experience is preferred

The Practice

This is exciting times for practice, whilst they expand and look to add a Vet to their friendly and welcoming team.

The practice has been established in the area since 1974, being a progressive practice. It is well respected throughout the local community.

They are committed to providing a superb standard of animal care and customer service.

The practice facilities provide include providing laparoscopic surgery for neighbouring practices, they have a Dermatology and Dental service.

They have the ability to treat a wide range of small animal species in a well-equipped Practice.

Based with beautiful countryside on their doorstep, but within 30mins of a mainline station. This giving easy access to London and its airports.

Benefits

  • VDS membership fees paid
  • £1500 CPD and three paid days to attend
  • Employee discounts
  • Pension scheme
  • Private Health Insurance

This is a great chance to be involved in an independent practice surrounded by a motivated supportive team helping you to do the work you are trained to do.

*****COVID 19 PROTOCOLS ARE IN PLACE WITHIN THE PRACTICE*******

Interested? Be 1st … Apply now!

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Please Note: When it come to your privacy, at VetFinders – we take it seriously.

All you need to know is that when you apply, we will process your details with the utmost care, we pass on your application for the clients review for the vacancy you have applied for only. We may contact you via telephone/text/email in regards to the vacancy, but your data is held and processed in accordance of your application for the vacancy, in terms of recruitment fulfilment.

If you have any pre-application questions, please contact us first, just let us know the job reference.

Thanks, and Good luck, VetFinders

Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type:       Veterinary Surgeon

Salary:            £35,000 to £55,000+ pa

Hours:            37.75 hours per week. No OHH’s

Location:        Wymondham, Norwich NR18

Job ref:           1475

Here at Vetfinders we are helping a practice grow before they move into their new digs. Due to this expansion, they have a new opportunity for an experienced, motivated Veterinary Surgeon to join their team.

If you are an individual who is commitment to developing and growing both yourself and the clients, then come and join an independent 100% small animal practice in Norwich.

Role

  • No OOH
  • Excellent work/life balance, 3 to 4 days a week, no Bank Holidays/Weekends
  • 10 hours shifts Monday to Friday
  • 5 hours shift on Saturday (1 in 3 or 4 rota)
  • Part-time hours: 28/40 per week

This independent practice provides excellence in all aspects of pet care. With many years of experience in the veterinary sector, the team has a genuine passion for animal health.

They aspire to create an environment that offers clinical excellence combined with first rate patient care.

The Practice

It is exciting times for practice, whilst they expand and look to add a Vet to their friendly and welcoming team of 2 Vets, 4 RVNs, 2 receptionists and other supportive staff. A new vet will have a flexible approach to the working hours and the initiative to join their vision for a multi-vet practice

They are committed to providing a superb standard of animal care and customer service hence, to always improve their services they actively encourage CPDs and Certificates with all the support along the way.

The practice facilities include – digital x-ray suite with dental facility, referral level Sonoscape P50 ultrasound with 4 probes, ECG, tonometry, full Idexx In-house laboratory, endoscopy and rhinoscopy, separate dog and cat kennels with individually heated cages. Expansion to laparoscopic instruments coming soon.

Benefits

 

  • VDS & RCVS membership fees included
  • 5 weeks holiday/year
  • Generous employee discount
  • Annual pay reviews
  • Company pension scheme
  • Sick pay
  • Bike to work scheme
This is a chance to be involved in a growing independent practice surrounded by a motivated supportive team helping you to do the work you trained to do.

*****COVID 19 PROTOCOLS ARE IN PLACE WITHIN THE PRACTICE*******

Interested? Be 1st … Apply now!

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Please Note: When it come to your privacy, at VetFinders – we take it seriously.

All you need to know is that when you apply, we will process your details with the utmost care, we pass on your application for the clients review for the vacancy you have applied for only. We may contact you via telephone/text/email in regards to the vacancy, but your data is held and processed in accordance of your application for the vacancy, in terms of recruitment fulfilment.

If you have any pre-application questions, please contact us first, just let us know the job reference.

Thanks, and Good luck, VetFinders.

Veterinary Surgeon

Role: Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Location: Clacton, Essex

Hours: Permanent, 45 hours a week

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience

Ref No: 2471

VetFinders are recruiting for our client in the beautiful seaside town of Clacton. They are in the need of x2 experienced Veterinary Surgeons. Ideally a start would be in October and the other in November/December time but would consider an early new year start.  

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a well-respected and experienced team of specialists in the area.

The Role:

There are consults throughout the day. Operations are done Monday – Friday and generally every vet is in theatre once or twice a week all day. Prescription medications is provided.

The rota is 5 days a week – 9am to 7pm, Monday to Friday. 9am to 5pm, Saturdays (1 in 2). If you work a Saturday, then a day off in the week is given. 

One weekend every 8-9 weeks if there are inpatients, again two days off in the week if you worked that weekend. Sundays are only to see to inpatients usually you come in 2 or 3 times in the day depending on the pet’s needs. We only do inpatient checks of an evening in the week and this generally works out once every week and half.

The ideal candidate would have a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience, this is not essential, but preferred.

This role is not suitable for new grads unfortunately.

Benefits package:

Benefits of working for this successful and well-respected practice are:

If permanent – 20 days A/L + 8 bank holidays a year. (January – December)

CPD allowance – £1000 per annum

VDS Membership

RCVS Membership once registered

Pension scheme

Car and Flat if needed – this will then come out of your salary.

Salary can be discussed depending on the candidate.

Current Government Covid 19 guidelines are in place.

Covid 19 PPE protection provided.

Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • 2+ years, post grad, small Animal Experience
  • Possess the right to work in the UK
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Be a team player

About the practice:

They are a very busy small animal practice with a dedicated and passionate team. Due to their family feel unit, it has seen the client base rise over the last few years. The practice is also very well situated on the south coast.

They operate Monday – Friday and can provide emergency operations on a Saturday if needed. The practice also comes equipped with an x-ray and ultrasound machine. The nursing team is extremely efficient and can provide nursing clinics.

Interested?

To apply for this vacancy or request more information please send your CV to recruitment@vetfinders.co.uk

Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type:       Veterinary Surgeon
Location:        Hayward Heath, West Sussex
Salary:            £28,000 to £55,000+ DOE  
Hours:            40hrs pw, 1:3 Saturday Morning

Job ref:           1470

Due to expansion & retirement, an exciting opportunity has arisen at a well-established, single site, independent small animal practice in West Sussex. They are looking some Veterinary Surgeons to fill a number of new positions from New Grad to Cert holders.   

Role

  • 40-hour week including the night duty
  • 1 in 3 Saturday mornings 8:30am – 12:30pm
  • 1:6 weekends Saturday 9am – Monday 8am
  • Bank Holidays are shared with all vets
  • Any Bank Holiday worked will receive 1.5 days off in lieu
  • All OOH work is financially recognised in addition to the salary.

The practice is proud to be able to offer an out of hours service so it is important that they continue to offer this service to their clients, they ask that each of the vets to does 1 night per week as well as 1:6 weekends.

Key traits they are looking for in possible applicants;

  • Kindness and compassion towards patients, clients and colleagues
  • A passion for veterinary medicine and client communication
  • Dedication to providing gold standard care and continually striving to improve
  • Efficiency and thoroughness
  • For you to have a desire to take your career further with special interests that will benefit you, the team and practice!

This very busy practice which has a working with team of 8 vets, 9 RVN, 2 student nurses, 6 support staff.

You will be well supported with all new equipment; Digital Xray units, dental Xray, top range Ultrasound equipment etc.

This would suit a New grad as 1 to 5+ years’ experience is preferred for various roles.

Benefits

  • RCVS registrations paid
  • VDS cover
  • 23 days holiday increasing to 24 after 2 years and 25 after 5 years
  • CPD is encouraged supported
  • Bupa health care

Interested? Be First… Apply now!

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Please Note: When it come to your privacy, at VetFinders – we take it seriously.

All you need to know is that when you apply, we will process your details with the utmost care, we pass on your application for the clients review for the vacancy you have applied for only. We may contact you via telephone/text/email in regards to the vacancy, but your data is held and processed in accordance of your application for the vacancy, in terms of recruitment fulfilment.

If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first, just let us know the job reference.

Thanks, and Good luck, VetFinders.