Lead Veterinary Surgeon- Salary up to £72k!

Location Faversham
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £72k
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email: sophie@lloydandcowan.com
Job ref: SG759
Published: 18 days ago

We at Lloyd & Cowan are delighted to be working with a practice who are seeking a Lead Veterinary Surgeon to drive their practice forward!

Ideal Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be confident sole charge, with ideally 3-5 years’ experience (UK or equivalent).

This candidate should be a motivated individual who possesses leadership qualities, excellent communication and a passion for patient and client care. Strong management and mentor skills are essential as you will play a crucial part within the team. 

The practice has access to a variety of equipment and provides a range of services. Your role will be vital in maintaining the high standards that this practice boasts. The team are supportive and well experienced. 

This role covers 39 hours a week over a 4-day shift pattern, offering an attractive work-life balance.

Salary package up to £72,000 per annum depending on experience, to include:

  • 5 weeks’ annual leave

  • 4 weeks’ paid sabbatical (after each 5 years of service)

  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Pay

  • CPD Allowance £1,500 plus 3 days CPD leave, along with exceptional in-house CPD training

  • RCVS, BVA and VDS fees paid

 They also offer relocation allowances should you move more than 50 miles from your current home address.

They can also support Certificates of Sponsorship for a Tier 2 (General) Visa if you meet the criteria and are eligible to register as a veterinary surgeon with the RCVS upon arrival in the UK.

Key responsibilities:

  •   Manage the sales performance, budget and overall profitability of the practice on a day-to-day basis

  •        Assess and examine and diagnose patients’ medical issues

  •        Perform surgery, dress and treat wounds

  •        Perform diagnostic laboratory, imaging and ultrasound testing where required

  •        Prescribe medication

Skills and experience:

  • Registered with the RCVS

  •         Qualified MRCVS

  •         Commitment to animal welfare

  •         Ability to keep on top of practise protocols and procedures

  •         Excellent organisational skills

Feel free to reach out if you have any questions or share this post with your connections who might be interested - Send through a CV or email Sophie for a friendly chat!

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 028 8765 8068.

If you know someone else who may be interested, why not pass this advert on to them. If we successfully place someone, you've referred to us; we'll give you £200 in high street vouchers as a way of saying thank you.

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