Head Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location: wishaw, North Lanarkshire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #708

Head Vet’s – Lanarkshire is calling…APPLY TODAY!

Role: Head Veterinary Surgeon
Location: Wishaw, Lanarkshire
Hours: Permanent, 4 – day week, 1 in 4 weekends, no OOHs, or bank holidays (Part time considered)
Salary: Competitive, depending on experience, £65-85k per annum, pro rata

VetFinders are proud to be working in partnership with this new, fully independent, state of the art veterinary practice based in Wishaw, Lanarkshire.

The Role:

Are you a Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon looking for a Senior or Head Vet role? Maybe you have years of experience in this role, looking for a change, or maybe you are at a stage in your career to take the next step?

This practice in a new venture and has been going from strength to strength since its recent opening. The potential to drive this practice forward is eagerly anticipated, with plans for extension in the near future, they require an experienced and dynamic Head Vet to assist in this.

The role is in a first opinion practice, they ideally need someone who enjoys both consults and surgeries, and is capable of sole charge, and someone who can take charge in terms of ownership of the practice and the wider team.

You will be given autonomy and clinical freedom in this role, as well as have the capacity to grow and develop particular interests. You will have RCVS registration and be a fully qualified Veterinary Surgeon.

Due to the level of role 5 plus years’ experience is required for this position, all applications will be considered.

A full time, permanent position, over 4 days per week, 40 hours per well. The weekends rota is over 4 weeks. This practice values work life balance, and can be flexible where required. The working hours are between 9am-6pm. Part time applicants will be considered also.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • A true team player who can lead by example
  • Motivated, extremely well organised and able to prioritise your own workload.
  • Excellent people skills, with potential to develop team members
  • Be able to work on your own initiative and be proactive.

The Practice:

An independent practice set in Lanarkshire, Scotland, this is a new practice with lots of plans for growth and expansion.

State of the art equipment, including, brand new idexx machines, and in house labs- Haematology analyser , Biochemistry analyser, Snap kit analyser, modern DR Xray system, portal dental Xray, harmonic scalpel, endoscopy, plus much more.

The team are experienced and professional, with a very supportive network of staff. This is a new team, but it comes with lots of energetic, experienced and friendly people, who have bonded to become an excellent team.

  • A varied case load, with clinical freedom
  • Competitive Salary £65-85k per annum, DOE
  • RCVS /VDS paid for
  • Holidays – standard plus bank holidays
  • Pension standard
  • CPD – no set amount – discussed and agreed
  • State of the art facilities
  • Accommodation and relocation package is available

Interested to know more? Contact VetFinders today!

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