Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location: Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #543

Role: Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Location: Millburn, Aberdeen

Hours: Permanent, Full or part time, 1 in 4 Saturdays, NO Sundays or on call

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience £33-50k per annum, pro rata.


Want to work for a successful independent practice in Aberdeenshire?


VetFinders are currently recruiting for a wonderfully independent practice in Millburn, Aberdeen looking for a full time Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon, with immediate effect.

The ideal candidate will be ideally 2 years qualified with confident experience. Competent new graduates would be considered.


The Role:                  

· We are looking for a compassionate and enthusiastic, Veterinary Surgeon committed to providing high standards of patient and client care. This is a permanent, full-time or part-time position.

· 1 in 4 Saturdays on rota, with a day off in lieu the following week. This role comes with no Sunday working, as well as no out of hours or on call.

· An interest in Internal medicine is an advantage but not essential.

  • The team is fully supported by the senior vets and Practice Partners .
  • Consistency of care is really important to the practice
  • The role offers a flexible approach, to enable good work life balance.
  • Established base of committed clients to build on
  • Scope to follow your own interests, study for certificate encouraged and supported
  • Freedom to follow your own clinical decisions
  • Variety of consults and surgeries


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 28 days, pro rata, including bank holidays.

· Company Pension Scheme

· VDS Cover


About the practice:         


An independent, personally run, 100% small animal practice in and around Aberdeen, established in 1987. With 6 branches, 3 being RCVS GP practices and 3 further core practices (consulting only). Two nurse training centres.

The practice has a large support staff and a have a mixture of experienced vets and newer graduates, some have been with the practice 20+ years. The practice currently has a vast amount of talent, including, weekly ophthalmology clinics, with Certificate holder.


Equipment includes: Digital x-ray processing, dental x-ray machine, endoscope, arthroscope, Doppler ultrasound, comprehensive in-house labs.


Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the UK
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Enthusiasm, competence and confidence in your own ability
  • Cheerful disposition and conscientious attitude to work
  • Team player keen to develop your own skills as well as those of others
  • Exceptional client and pet care, empathy and good communication skills



To apply for this vacancy or request more information please send your CV in application to VetFinders.

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