Farm Vet - Newquay

Location
Newquay, Cornwall
Salary
Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
Posted
06 Jan 2021
Closes
06 Feb 2021
Ref
C2C New LA0008
Sector
Practice
Contract Type
Permanent

Farm Animal Vet – Cornwall

Are you a Farm Vet looking for a role that will offer that elusive work life balance?  Do you want to join a modern and progressive production animal only practice?  Are you interested in living in the beautiful county that boasts the longest coastline in Great Britain and is famous for ice cream, fudge, pasties and seagulls?  If the answer is yes to any of the above then we have the job for you…

Coast2Coast Vets is a dedicated farm animal veterinary practice, covering ‘coast to coast' from the stunning Lizard to the old market town of St Austell in the south and between Hayle famed for its three miles of golden sand and Wadebridge home to the camel trail in the north. We boast a team of highly capable and experienced farm vets with a wealth of experience who have a real enthusiasm for all aspects of farm animal health.  The practice operates from premises in Falmouth and at Mitchell on the A30.

We are a modern, well equipped, pro-active six clinical vet farm practice running a 1 in 6 OOH rota with an additional dedicated veterinary TB tester and four administrators. All our vets are equipped with Easi-scan scanners and Interherd+ enabled laptops. We look after a large number of modern, progressive dairy farms, plus a range of beef, sheep and small holding enterprises.

Within easy reach of Newquay airport, never being more than 20 minutes away from the coast and surrounded by beautiful countryside, this position is ideal for someone wanting to achieve a fulfilling career whilst maintaining a great work – life balance.

This is a permanent position however candidates looking for a fixed term contract will also be considered.  We encourage flexible working and therefore are happy to discuss both full and part time hours.  

You will receive a comprehensive range of benefits including:

  • Up to 7 weeks holiday + Bank Holidays' (of equivalent time off if on rota for clinical roles) with our Buy and Sell Holiday Scheme
  • Attractive salary d.o.e plus achievable and lucrative bonus scheme
  • RCVS fees and membership to one veterinary society of your choice
  • Company car
  • Pension scheme
  • Sharesave scheme
  • Staff discount
  • Generously funded CPD
  • Shared on-call rota
  • Enhanced maternity pay consisting of 10 weeks full pay and 10 weeks at 50% pay with no claw back as well as enhanced paternity pay
  • Access to a range of flexible benefits to suit your needs – such as subsidised gym membership, private healthcare and cycle to work scheme

If this exciting opportunity sounds of interest to you then click ‘apply now' to upload a current CV. Or contact Clinical Director, Rebecca Bird, on 07342 024032 / becky.bird@coast2coastfarmvets.com for more information.