RCVS accredited, standalone small animal practice based in Airdrie, Scotland
Full-time veterinary surgeon with at least 1 year's experience, with a bias towards surgery (though not essential)
£35-65k+ depending on experience, no OOH
Our established small animal practice has a fantastic opportunity for a forward thinking and ambitious veterinary surgeon to join our friendly and professional team. Our focus is on looking after you so you can concentrate on doing what you do best, looking after clients and their pets!
Our practice has flourished since opening in 2012, making us the go to practice in the local area, with a large and loyal client base. We have been RCVS PSS accredited at General Practice level since opening and do all the things you would expect a busy small animal practice to do. You will be joining a welcoming, enthusiastic, forward-thinking team of 3 vets, 4 RVN’s and 5 client care advisors, all of whom contribute to clinical protocols and practice procedures during monthly clinical and practice meetings. We take pride in our culture built on communication, support and mutual respect and in delivering a consistently high standard of clinical care.
“What I love best about working with Vets4Pets is the fantastic team in Airdrie, making even the worst days enjoyable!”
Lucy McLeod, Vet Surgeon
“I love that I feel excited to come to work every day because I know no matter what the day holds, the team will always pull together to get through it while maintaining the highest standards of patient care!”
Chelsea Faulkner, RVN
Take an online tour around the practice here: See our vets in action! https://www.vets4pets.com/practices/vets4pets-airdrie/
We are based in Airdrie, a small suburban town, located in the central belt of Scotland with excellent transport links to both Edinburgh and Glasgow. In addition, the beautiful southern Highlands are just a short drive north of the town providing endless opportunities to engage in cultural, historic and outdoor pursuits.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a vet to develop and progress any clinical interest they may have. Although a bias towards surgery is preferable, as an established practice we do see a variety of cases and our wonderful team are here to provide all the support you need to develop your own interests. The position can be full or part time to fit around your commitments with no OOH required.
We offer 20 minutes for non-routine consults, ‘catch-up time’ after appointments, twice daily well-being breaks and protected admin time giving you the chance to work up cases effectively and take care of yourself. In addition to this:-
- £35-65k+ depending on experience
- Visa sponsorship for international candidates
- Relocation package considered if required
- Professional subscriptions & memberships
- Contributory workplace pension
- Generous CPD allowance & support, with regular in-house training
- Exclusive company discounts plus 20% off Vets4Pets, Pets at Home and the Groom Room
- 5.6 weeks holiday PLUS your birthday off (including presents from the team!)
- Fully funded annual Christmas party and bonus
- Monthly Tea & Cake break when we close the door to clients for an hour!
If you’re looking for a friendly, supportive, and professional environment in which you can thrive and a team who will always be there for you then this is the role for you!
For an informal chat about this opportunity or to apply please contact the practice manager Lynn Knipe on 01236 756595 or email your CV and covering letter via the apply button.
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