Veterinary Surgeon - Parkside Practice, New Ferry, Wirral
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Veterinary Surgeon to join the team at Parkside Veterinary Practice. The practice celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2019 yet is still an expanding practice. The client base is well established loyal and trusting of our vets. We have an incredible and stable team, with supportive and experienced registered veterinary nurses and a dedicated admin team. The Clinical Director, Dugie has a Certificate in Radiology, and a Certificate in Endosurgery with 12 years experience of Laparoscopic Surgery (neutering, gastropexies, adrenalectomies).
Working alongside Dugie an experienced veterinarian qualifying in 1988 at Glasgow with special interests in Orthopaedic and Laparoscopic SX. We are seeking a team player who will have the full support from Dugie with the opportunity to obtain experience, and develop a skill set in orthopaedic and laparoscopic procedures. All skill levels will be considered. Some sole charge consultations at a branch practice only will be required.
As qualified MRCVS, you will already have good experience gained in small animal practice. You will be competent in clinical examination and surgery and confident working sole charge or as part of the wider team. Sharing our values being trustworthy, caring and progressive, you will have all the softer skills essential to working effectively, building trusting relationships with your colleagues, harnessing our one team culture. You will also display good communication skills and the desire to share your knowledge and skills by being an outstanding, positive example to others.
This is a full-time role 39 hours per week with 1:3 Saturday mornings 9am - 1pm
Competitive salary and benefits package £55,000 dependent on experience
CPD allowance and CPD leave
RCVS, VDS and BVA fees paid
5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays
Fantastic career progression
Rewards and Benefits:
Joining our national network of veterinary surgeons at Medivet, offers exceptional opportunities for career development while enjoying a very competitive salary package. We’ll also look after you with a company vehicle and accommodation allowances. A generous CPD allowance is also designed to drive your progress, balanced by 5 weeks annual holiday allowance (FTE).
We can also support Certificates of Sponsorship for a Tier 2 (General) Visa if you meet the criteria and are eligible to register as a veterinary surgeon with the RCVS upon arrival in the UK.
Practice facilities include digital x-ray, dental x-ray, ultrasound, flexible endoscope and a fully equipped lab. We also boast the most amazing mural on our gable wall. A visit to see us would be made worthwhile by that alone!