Lead Veterinary Surgeon- (Sutton in Ashfield)

Location Sutton in Ashfield
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £67,369
Contact name: Sophie

Contact email: sophie@lloydandcowan.com
Job ref: SG6076
Published: 19 days ago

Here at Lloyd & Cowan we are thrilled to be working with a practice who have an opportunity for a vet to join their new practice in Sutton-in-Ashfield as a lead vet.


This role would suit an already established lead vet looking for an opportunity to grow within a new company or an experienced vet looking to take the next step in their career. Clinical freedom and development of all their staff is important and you will have the opportunity to drive high clinical standards right from the start.

Development of their practices and teams is core to what they do and this role will enable you to help develop and shape the growth of this new practice alongside your team, and with the support of your regional team. Branch Partnership opportunities within this practice are also available where you can own part of the clinic, have complete clinical freedom whilst receiving full support.

Salary package of up to £67,369 PA including:

- Accommodation Allowance.
- Company Vehicle or Vehicle Allowance.
- CPD Allowance.
- Payment of RCVS, VDS & BVA fees.

Employee benefits:

- Relocation package of up to £2000.
- CPD allowance and 3 days paid CPD leave per year.
- Payment of RCVS, VDS & BVA fees.
- Funded certificate opportunities.
- Leadership training.
- 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays.
- Pension scheme.
- Paid sabbatical after five years’ service.
- Annual pay reviews.
- Additional paid leave for exceptional attendance.
- Colleague purchase scheme.
- Enhanced maternity/paternity leave.
- Receive a range of discounts on your shopping, entertainment and meals out.
- 24 hour access to wellbeing and employee assistance program.

Working hours:

This is a permanent, full-time role working 39 hours a week over four days but they're open to negotiation.

Key Accountabilities:

- Manage the sales performance, budget and overall profitability of the practice on a day-to-day basis.
- Ensure all team members provide quality and ethical care to all clients and their pets/livestock.
- 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.
- Promote preventative care by advocating and administering routine vaccinations and immunisations.
- Educate clients on positive lifestyle choices for pets/livestock
- Euthanise patients.
- Ensure compliance with veterinary ethics and relevant statutes, policies, and procedures.
- Maintain patients medical records.

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.

The Branch:

This practice is right on the Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire border with excellent links to the city of Nottingham and the beautiful peaks of Derbyshire.

For more Information or to express your interest in this opportunity send a CV to Sophie via the Link.

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. 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.

All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.