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Full Time Vet Job in England - 210,647SB2

LOCATION: North West England, United Kingdom

TYPE OF WORK: 100% Small Animal

HOURS: Full Time


SALARY: Commensurate with experience

JOB NO: 210,649SB2

An excellent opportunity has become available for an experienced veterinarian to join the team at a first-opinion RCVS-accredited practice in Wirral.

This is a nine-month maternity cover position. The successful applicant will take on the role of Clinical Director.

You will ideally work four days per week and 1:4 Saturdays. Shifts are between 8:30 am and 7 pm during the week and 9 am to 5 pm on Saturdays. There are no OOH duties required.

The current team consists of six vets, six RVNs, three SVNs and two VCAs, plus a lovely, dedicated reception team. The team enjoy a great work-life balance with no OOH and pride themselves in delivering excellent clinical care.

This is a well-equipped, state-of-the-art practice that has recently been refurbished to hospital standard. They have built a strong following of clients over the years, and this continues to grow.

The practice offers first-opinion services to a high standard, with ample time for more complex cases to be worked up. They are a recognised ISFM-accredited cat-friendly practice, with separate cat and dog waiting areas and kennel facilities, aiming to minimise feline stress.

The practice features four consulting rooms, imaging suite, dog and cat wards, exotics ward, dental suite, operating theatre, and a large prep area. They have all the usual kit, including a digital x-ray, colour doppler ultrasound, dental x-ray, video endoscopy and tonometry, etc. They also have reference equivalent laboratory.

The following benefits are on offer:

– An excellent salary

– 6.6 weeks holiday entitlement, including bank holidays.

– Workplace pension scheme

– RCVS membership reimbursed and VDS cover

– CPD allowance of £1750 (this would increase for a certificate holder)

– Certificates funded and strongly encouraged

– Enhanced sick, parental leave, Buy/Sell Holiday, and cycle to work scheme

– Staff discounts for your pets

– BUPA and a Healthshield wellbeing programme

– Life insurance at 1 x Salary

– Relocation packages available – T&C’s apply

The practice is located in a coastal town in northwest England. It is situated in the historic county of Cheshire, less than 30 minutes by car from the city of Liverpool.

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For more information, please contact:

Kira Procter
Recruitment Consultant