Veterinary Surgeon - Prescot, Merseyside
Surgery Information / Job Description
We are looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join our growing team at Companion Care Prescot! The hours will be 33.5 per week, and will include 1 in 4 weekends, but no OOHs ensuring an excellent worklife balance.
We are a well organised, popular first opinion practice with a large following and a varied and interesting caseload. Our team are friendly and supportive and you’ll be working alongside 3 experienced vets, 3 RVNs, 1 SVN, 1 ACA, 3 Client Care Advisors and 1 Head Nurse/Practice Manager.
Our surgery is modern and fully equipped, and includes ultrasound, x-ray, doppler, multi-parameter, drip pumps, a designated theatre, a cat ward, a dog ward and an isolation ward. We also benefit from being fully air conditioned and having unlimited free parking. We are located on The Cables Retail Park in Prescot with great motorway links to the M57 & M62.
We hold an ISFM silver standard cat friendly award, we are accredited as a tier 2 RCVS practice, and have the Practice Standards Scheme in place.
You will be a competent vet with a growth mindset, with the capability to work sole charge, completing both consults and surgeries daily so all your skills can be fully utilised. Support will be in place to allow you to work up your cases to a gold standard, and we will actively encourage your development in your areas of interest.
We can also offer you:
• A competitive salary of up to £32k pro rata dependent on experience)
• Contributory pension scheme
• 224 hours initial holiday entitlement that grows with over service to the company to 264 hours (holiday hours are pro-rata)
• No OOH or patients kept overnight
• Generous CPD budget, including certificates being encouraged
• Professional memberships paid
• 20% off across The Pets at Home group
For more information or to apply, please visit www.vets4petscareers.com or contact us at Prescot@companioncare.co.uk
Practice Postcode: L34 5NQ