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Full or Part Time Vet Job in Essex - 220,631SB2

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LOCATION: Essex, United Kingdom

TYPE OF WORK: 100% Small Animal

HOURS: Full Time or Part Time


SALARY: £35K - £60K pa (Pro rata for part-time) Dependant on experience

JOB NO: 220,631SB2

Are you looking for an RCVS-accredited practice with no OOH?

Are you committed to developing and growing yourself as a veterinarian? Do you enjoy the clinical freedom to work up your cases?

If so, we have a great opportunity for you at this small animal practice in Essex! This is a chance to be involved in an established practice surrounded by a motivated, supportive team helping you to do the work you are trained to do.

Both recent graduates and experienced vets are welcome to apply.

The practice has been the centre of veterinary care in Essex for the last 150 years. During that time, the practice has changed and developed and is now dedicated to the care of companion animals. The current team includes a Clinical Director, four veterinarians, dedicated RVNs and a support team, who all aim to deliver the highest standards in veterinary general practice. The team is committed to offering the best possible service to their clients and pets from the moment an appointment is booked to the completion of the pet’s treatment.

This workplace provides an easy-going environment to allow you to provide the best care possible to your clients. Consults are conducted from 9 am to 11 am and 4 pm to 6:30 pm, with operations taking place between 11 am and 4 pm.

The ideal candidate for this role will be a compassionate and enthusiastic veterinarian who is committed to providing high standards of patient care and a team player who goes above and beyond.

Both full and part-time applications are considered. The employer is open to hearing what hours work for you. The full-time position would be 40 hours, 4 days per week plus 1 in 4 weekends. Shifts run until 6:30 pm on weekdays, and 8:30 am to 12 noon on Saturdays and Sundays. There are no OOH requirements for this role.

Benefits of the role include:

– Salary of £35,000 – £60,000 (DOE, pro rata for part-time)

– 6 weeks annual leave (including bank holidays – pro rata for part-time)

– Enhanced sick pay

– RCVS and VDS memberships paid

– One other organisation paid for (i.e., BVA, BSAVA, etc.)

– CPD £1750 and 5 days’ allowance per annum

– Health Shield – wide-ranging contributions for health and wellbeing treatments – from dentistry to sports massage

– Discounted Veterinary Fees

– My Perks – offers, discounts and cashback on shopping, travel, entertainment and much more

– Cycle to work scheme

– Help with visas, if needed

…and much more!

This practice is an active sponsor and is very happy to support visa applications for eligible overseas vets (if you are RCVS registered).

The practice is located in Essex, close to Colchester and Chelmsford, and is only an hour’s train ride to London and under an hour via car to the seaside!

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For more information, please contact:

Kira Procter
Recruitment Consultant