1st Opinion Veterinary Surgeon (Independently Run Practice & Hospital)

Location Wigan
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 60k + Benefits & Progression
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email: sophie@lloydandcowan.com
Job ref: SGNWRG
Published: 23 days ago
  • An attractive salary

  • Pension package

  • Accommodation is also available, as well as access to a vehicle if required.

Lloyd & Cowan are delighted to have an exciting opportunity with an amazing 1st Opinion & Referral Hospital in the North of England - that are Independently owned! They have a rare opportunity for a Small Animal Vet to join their excellent team of 7 Vets, 12 RVNS & 4 Admin Support Staff!

About the Practice:

The practice is a first opinion and referral hospital, they are an independent family business. And, have a great team of staff that work towards the best possible outcome for the patient at costs that are accessible for most clients making them different to most referral centres.

They have RCVS hospital status along with “OUTSTANDING” awards from the RCVS. Making a huge difference in the veterinary profession as there are not many places out there like them! The facilities are outstanding and consist of MRI (in-house), CT (in-house), colour doppler ultrasound, video endoscopy, 3 theatres, DR x-ray suite just to name a few. The whole hospital is located on one floor so no need for stairs or lifts.

The Opportunity Not to be Missed:

  • Due to the growth of the practice, they are looking for a 1st opinion Veterinary Surgeon who wants to progress and is willing to go the extra mile to ensure strong client - practice relationships are maintained.

  • They are looking for someone who is great communicator, who emphasises on outstanding patient care and high client satisfaction.

  • This is a great opportunity for a vet who enjoys consulting, does not wish to carry out any surgeries or a vet who wants support in surgery or imaging. With the support of certificate holders in surgery, dermatology and imaging as well access to state of the art facilities and equipment we offer the ability for vets to work up cases without the need for referral elsewhere. 

With 7 vets, 12 RVNs and 4 Receptionists making up their cheerful, experienced and knowledgeable support team, clients receive an “outstanding” level of service.

You will be required to work a 4 day week 9am-6pm, weekends are 1 in 6 Saturdays. With no OOHs!

The Package:

The candidate would have

  • An attractive salary £30-60k

  • Pension package

  • Accommodation is also available, as well as access to a vehicle if required.

  •  RCVS fees paid

  • Support from our certificate holding vets

  • 40+ year qualified clinical director and in house CPD from diplomats

  • Large practice gym for staff only

  • Annual staff BBQ’s and other staff gathering during the year to ensure all out team feel appreciated and included in moving the business forward.

If you are a Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon looking to join an experienced & friendly team who will support you in surgery then Get in Touch with Sophie Today!

​For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Sophie on 07519119233 or email a CV to sophie@lloydandcowan.com. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on 02887658068. If you know someone else who may be interested, why not pass this advert on to them.

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