Veterinary Surgeon - Newcastle-under-lyme, Staffordshire
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.
This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and experienced vet to join our Newcastle Under Lyme practice in Staffordshire.
You will be joining a friendly team of one other veterinary surgeon one veterinary nurse and a receptionist. Practice facilities include digital x-ray, ultrasound, lab equipment, prep area and equipped theatre. you will be exposed to a varied and interesting case load at our clinic.
The ideal candidate will have at least two years UK small animal practice experience. You must have a client orientated approach and excellent communication skills, work to a high standard both medically and surgically and have drive and ambition to develop this practice further.
This role is full time working 39 hours per week over four days with 1:3 full weekends.
Salary & Benefits
Salary up to £55,000 dependent on experience
Accommodation allowance £5,400
Vehicle or vehicle allowance £2,500
CPD allowance £1,500 plus 3 days CPD leave
BVS, VDS, RCVS fees paid
5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays
Newcastle Under Lyme practice has a very long-standing and friendly client base who appreciate the personal service we provide. The practice has a fully supportive team that enjoy lots of laughs and are dedicated to their clients and patients. We have a well planned layout including a large reception area, two vet consulting rooms, a nurse consulting room, prep and theatre, digital x-ray and ultrasound, well equipped wards and lab facilities. Our team of three nurses, patient care assistants and two other vets will be happy to welcome you to their world and share their enthusiasm.
Newcastle under Lyme is a market town in Staffordshire, England. Situated close to the Peak district with various outdoor activities on offer, and also the potteries of Stoke on Trent. Close to Manchester to the north and Birmingham to the south with convenient access to major transport routes and airports.
Newcastle Under Lyme and the surrounding areas boasts many varied and interesting pursuits including: Waterworld, pottery museums, Trentham monkey forest and gardens, modern shopping venues and beautiful cycling routes along the canals. We are very close to the Peak district which offers outstanding natural beauty and lovely quirky villages to explore. Outdoor activities including paragliding, hiking and cycling abound here.