Mixed Animal Vet

Deveron Veterinary Surgeons
Turriff, Aberdeenshire
Attractive salary and benefits package
11 Jan 2019
11 Feb 2019
DEV Turr0007
Contract Type

New 2019 opportunities for Mixed Practice Vets, Deveron, Aberdeenshire. Salary range from £40,000 to £60,000 (DOE), 4 day working week with a share of OOH, offering time off in lieu

If you're a Mixed Animal Vet or Vet with specific interests and you enjoy working in a practice that offers small, equine and farm then this could be the role for you!  Working within our Deveron Practice, these opportunities will offer a friendly and supportive environment to work within. You can have the opportunity to travel to multiple sites and gain all-round expertise in a very supportive and friendly environment. No matter what mix of species you are happy to see, we can accommodate accordingly.

We are looking for a Vet with experience or a forward thinking new graduate.  New Graduate Vets will enjoy a salary from  £30,960 which increases throughout our 2 year programme. We also have a requirement for a Senior Vet. This could suit a vet with experience that would like to continue their clinical work whilst also having some involvement in the running of the practice and the mentoring of the team (with support).  You might already be in a senior vet role, or you might be looking for the next step in your career.

Deveron Veterinary Surgeons are a well-established two site practice equipped with modern facilities such as an in house laboratory, endoscopy and radiography (in house and state of the art mobile radiography for equine). Based in rural Aberdeenshire, ideal for outdoor pursuits including skiing, surfing, riding, golf and hill walking, we have an excellent and experienced team of vets, qualified nurses and reception staff who will support you in your role. 

This is a full time position working 4 days per week (8.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.) The rota consists of a 1:5 share of OOH work. We offer a full day off for weekend / on call work. For more information or clarification on this, we would be delighted to speak with you!

You will be part of an amazing team at Deveron. You will also be part of a bigger group which means we can offer you excellent support, career and salary progression, access to a range of in-house CPD and training courses, maternity / paternity leave & pay and a great benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, professional fees paid (RCVS / VDS) and performance related bonus.

We love to care for our people, our culture is that off ‘tools not rules' where we want you to enjoy the time you spend at work, enjoy a healthy work / life balance where we will offer flexible working (part & full time options).

On our way to creating the best learning culture ever within the profession, we created a new post of Director of Veterinary Education, filled by the outstanding Professor Renate Weller. Professor Weller is a proven leader in veterinary undergraduate and postgraduate education and has an extensive portfolio of pedagogical and clinical research. We have a strong focus with a lot of investment in educational and training needs of our people so that you can learn and develop throughout your career!

While our ideal candidate would be an experienced vet, we would welcome applications from new graduates and can offer support through our exciting new graduate program! Here are some of the great benefits you will enjoy:

  • Employee Assistance Programme, our people are our strongest asset
  • Excellent rota offering time off in lieu for on call work
  • Up to 7 weeks holiday (Pro Rata) with the buy and sell holiday scheme
  • Generous CPD allowance/certificate funding
  • Perk Box, offering a variety of staff discounts for retail and entertainment venues across the county
  • Relocation Packages available up to £8k
  • Discounted staff pet care plan
  • Long service staff awards from 5 years offering additional annual leave
  • Other benefits include cycle to work scheme/ reduced gym membership/ pension/ Sharesave and others.....