Veterinary Surgeon - Permanent (part time) & Temporary (part or full time)

Recruiter
Scottish SPCA
Location
Cardonald, Glasgow
Salary
£23,037
Posted
20 Aug 2021
Closes
28 Sep 2021
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Fixed Contract, Permanent

The Scottish SPCA, Scotland’s animal welfare charity, is seeking to recruit a permanent (part time) and temporary (full or part time) Veterinary Surgeon to join our team providing care for disadvantaged furred, feathered and scaled animals looking for new homes. The temporary role will be for a minimum of 7 months with the possibilty of being extended to 12 months. The roles will be based in our purpose-built facilities in Glasgow.

This is an exciting opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of the thousands of abused, abandoned and injured animals rescued by the Scottish SPCA each year.

These positions would suit someone who enjoys surgery. The hours of work for the permanent position are 22.5 hours per week, between 8am and 5pm, although your start and finishing times may vary due to the volume and number of patients being cared for, 6 days out of 14 on a group rota, to include occasional weekend work.

The full time hours of work for the temporary position are 37.5 hours per week, between 8am and 5pm, although your start and finishing times may vary due to the volume and number of patients being cared for, 10 days out of 14 on a group rota, to include occasional weekend work. Part time hours can be discussed at interview. On call duties are shared across the Vet team.

We have a good range of equipment including ultrasound, digital and dental x-ray, modern dental equipment and in-house blood testing. We are sevoflurane throughout.

Please note that this position will require you to undertake a Standard Disclosure Scotland check.

For further information relating to this position and job description please click on the APPLY button

CVs and covering letters will not be accepted.

Please note that applicants who do not meet the above criteria or provide the required information will not be considered.

Scottish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Scottish Charity No SC 006467