Assistant Veterinary Surgeon - 24-hour Southend
We’re a community of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care. We’re set on building something extraordinary: creating the most forward-thinking and innovative place in the veterinary industry. We’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work. Our mission to deliver progressive, around the clock care means our employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres. We provide ongoing support to our teams, both in practice and through our dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from our advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.
We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join our 24-hour hospital in Southend, Essex. This role requires at least 3-4 years' experience, ideally with a surgical bias. The successful candidate will be competent carrying out surgeries - experience within a hospital environment is also preferred.
Medivet Southend is a fantastic hospital equipped with three consult rooms, two theatres (including orthopaedic) separate cat and dog wards, ultrasound, digital x-ray, ICU, dentistry facilities, endoscopy, laser and CT coming soon! This clinic is led by Branch Partners Oliver and Kathryn who between them hold certificates in endoscopy and endosurgery, and small animal medicine. You will be joining a hard-working team of four vets, nine nurses and seven receptionists - we also have a dedicated night team to manage out-of-hour care for the both the hospital and the seventeen surrounding Medivet clinics. In this role, you will be responsible for managing high volume, varied caseloads including regional referrals. Here, you will play a crucial part within the team, adding to their continued success! The hospital is both a short drive to the Southend-on-Sea and Southend Central Station where you will find direct links into London. It's also situated a few minutes from Southend Airport.