Veterinary Surgeon

Confident, friendly, reliable 100% SA vet desired to join our team of 2 vets.  Part-time and flexible hours would be considered.

 

About us

  • Independent and proud RCVS accredited SA practice with a strong focus on client service and clinical excellence
  • Purpose built and pleasant premises in the heart of Rustington, with lots of natural light.
  • Long standing, experienced, reputable support team of RVN’s
  • Professional, friendly and knowledgeable front of house team.

 

The role

The position involves all aspects of first opinion work and we encourage clinical freedom from our vets to work up their own cases from presentation to completion. We believe quality not quantity is what is best for our team and patients.

We are looking for a capable and caring vet with a forward thinking approach to deliver outstanding service to our loyal clients and their pets. A desire to bond with clients and build their own client base is essential.

  • Average 35 hrs a week – 4 day week – Wed and Fri. off alternate weeks.
  • Monday – Friday 2 early finishes a week.
  • Shifts 8.30-4pm / 8.30am-7pm (Part time and flexible hours considered).
  • 1:4 Weekday on call rota.
  • 1:12 Weekend on call rota (includes branch work).
  • 1:3 Saturday mornings.
  • Shared bank holidays pro rota.
  • Part-time and flexible hours would be considered.

 

A great package

  • 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays
  • Birthday leave
  • Remuneration £30,000-£40,000 commensurate with experience
  • Generous CPD allowance
  • Paid RCVS and VDS Membership
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Discounted veterinary products and services for own pets
  • A relocation package or accommodation may be available for the right candidate

 

Our facilities & services

  • Modern laboratory suite
  • Automatic x-rays and developing facilities
  • In House Dental Suite
  • Ultrasound
  • In House and Local OOH Service
  • Well established Pet Health Plan Scheme
  • Modern PMS

 

Are you looking for:

  • A better work/life balance?
  • A reputable first opinion independent practice?
  • Clinical responsibility and freedom without the micro-management?
  • The chance to work up cases to the highest level?

 

Are you:

  • Self-motivated, hardworking and reliable?
  • Clinically confident and confident with sole charge?
  • Dedicated and willing to go that extra mile to ensure that client satisfaction and clinical services are delivered?

 

Do you have?

  • First opinion UK experience with a high standard of written and spoken English?
  • A friendly and compassionate bedside manner?
  • A desire to bond with clients and build your own client base?

 

If you would like to know more about our practice and our role, please call Kate for an informal chat on 01903 782387 or email kate@petcarerustington.co.uk.

 

APPLY NOW

To introduce yourself and to apply for our role, email your CV and covering letter to kate@petcarerustington.co.uk.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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Mim Hayward

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