Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type: Veterinary Surgeon

Salary: From £40,000+ pa DOE,

Hours: Full or Part Time, 1:4 weekends

Location: Devizes, Wiltshire

Job ref: 600

Do you love your profession, and would like to develop your skills alongside your other passions or responsibilities such as parenting, sport, study, or outdoor activities?

Here at Vetfinders we are helping a practice find their next hire. A rare opportunity has become available to join Macqueen Vets in Devizes, Wiltshire

This proudly independent small animal hospital is looking for a confident vet to take their place in their awesome happy Team. Their strong family culture prioritises well-being and will encourage you to develop your full potential both clinically and personally.

" I've never worked somewhere where everyone seems so happy, and is so lovely to work with"

Role

We are looking for someone with a love of clients and their pets, who enjoys all aspects of small animal medicine and is comfortable with emergency surgery to join our happy team.

We are an independent RCVS Approved Hospital with 5 Outstanding Awards and ICC Gold Cat-Friendly status and are also working towards several further accreditations. We have on-site CT scanning with a dedicated radiographer, laparoscopy and full Hospital equipment.

You will be part of a friendly team of 7 vets and 22 qualified nurses, many with additional qualifications and skills. Our nursing and reception team are experienced, friendly and supportive. We have been a respected Orthopaedic referral practice for 30 years, and offer regular clinics with a visiting Diplomate Cardiologist and an Advanced Practitioner Ophthalmologist.

We are committed to continually investing in our team, equipment and facilities to ensure we always provide our patients with the best care possible and our staff with the opportunity to be the vets and nurses they always wanted to be. Certificates are fully supported, funded and encouraged. We also offer personal development CPD to enhance your enjoyment of veterinary life, such as Vet Dynamics Vet Academy and the Colourful Consultation.

We have embraced new technology and ways of working throughout this pandemic and believe that many of the things we have learned will be applied to further enhance the personal, high-quality service that we offer. As an independent and aspirational practice, we are always on the look-out for different ideas to constantly develop the way we work.

We cover our own 24-hour emergency service in-house, as we believe that this is in the pets' and clients' best interests and allows us to provide continuity of best care. Your normal working week is 4 days (36 hrs) with one night duty and one weekend in 4. We offer a generous salary, dependent on experience.

So, if you're passionate about client and pet care, and love being part of a committed team who learn and develop together whilst eating a lot of cake.

Benefits package:

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

· CPD encouraged and funded, both clinical and personal development

· Further certificates encouraged and funded

· Very competitive salary based upon experience

· Holidays entitlement of 5.6 weeks, including bank holidays

· Pension Scheme

About the practice:

An independent, family-owned veterinary hospital on the outskirts of Devizes, Wiltshire. Their focus will always be on high-quality, compassionate care.

The practice opened in 1990, and is respected and established in the South West. Each year they continue to grow and develop the facilities allowing them to provide the best possible care for clients and their pets. The team holds five outstanding RCVS awards and are a Gold Cat Friendly Practice.

They offer referral services in Orthopaedics, CT imaging, Ophthalmology, Cardiology, lap spays and BOAS assessment supported by a 24-hour, on-site emergency service.

 

There is a strong family culture which prioritises well-being and encouragement to develop everyone’s full potential. The team all have a passion for lifelong learning and many of them either have, or are studying for, further qualifications so they may develop their interests and enhance the services that are offered to clients and their pets.

The practice offers IMS placements for vet students in their final year at college and the whole team enjoy helping the next generation of vets develop their skills.

"Such a pleasure working with you guys. You have such a fab team, having worked in many places, you should be so proud"

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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 trained to do

Interested? Be 1st … Apply now!

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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.

Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type: Veterinary Surgeon

Location: Devizes, Wiltshire

Salary: £32,000 to £54,000+ pa

Hours: Full or Part Time hours.

Job ref: 1512

Here at Vetfinders we are helping a practice find their next hire. This independent practice has 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 Wiltshire.

Role

The practice provides their own out of hours service, the rota currently involves covering 1:5 weekends, 1:5 Saturdays and usually 1 weekday night, although this may change with additional staff members adding to the rota.

· 1 or 2 days shifts 8.30am to 5pm

· 1 or 2 days shifts 8.30am to 6pm

· 1 half day pw 8.30am to 1pm (with an additional Friday half day following a weekend on call)

· 1 on-call day 8.30am to 6.30pm (the nurse on duty takes the on-call phone).

Benefits

  • RCVS & VDS membership fees included
  • CPD Allowance
  • Company pension scheme
  • Health Insurance
  • Treatment discounts
  • 5 weeks holiday/year

This practice is looking for a motivated individual keen to offer a high standard of care to their pets whilst ensuring a good level of communication and emotional support to their clients.

Join an independent practice where your opinions and clinical experience matter and can help to develop practice procedures and clinical outcomes. This independent practice provides excellence in all aspects of pet care.

Full and or part time positions considered to further expand their growing team.

The Practice

Thriving and proudly independent small animal practice in attractive Wiltshire market town, looking for a motivated individual looking to provide a great service to our lovely clients, whilst having the opportunity and support to develop their own skills in a friendly practice environment.

They have new purpose-built air-conditioned facilities including 2 sterile operating theatres, imaging suite and dental theatre with dental x-rays, separate cat and dog and isolation wards, providing a great working environment.

The practice has 5 experienced veterinary surgeons with two of our assistants currently undertaking certificates, however they also benefit from the additional support of VetCT teleconsulting for more complex case work ups in house.

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.

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.

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