Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon (**Accommodation & relocation**)

Location Birmingham
Job type: Permanent
Salary: From £60k+ with Accommodation/Relocation
Job ref: SGBDJBF
Published: 8 days ago

​Are you an experienced and friendly veterinary surgeon looking for a new challenge in a supportive team, with NO out of hours or weekend work? This could be the perfect role for you!

**Accommodation above the clinic and relocation for a vet rent and utility free for 3 months!**

We are working with a well established Small Animal Veterinary clinic that currently has a fantastic opportunity for a veterinary surgeon to join their practice. The ideal candidate will be confident in general GP Vet duties, including but not limited to; 

  • Consultations

  • Surgeries

  • Reporting lab results 

  • Communicating with clients about treatment plans and cost

  • Using our PMS system for patient records, prescriptions, and reporting

  • Comply with legal obligations in line with prescribing/dispensing of medicines guidelines as well as working in accordance with the RCVS Code of Professional Conduct

  • Providing and maintaining a high standard of care for clients and their pets 

Rota:

  • The team of vets usually work Monday to Friday 9 am – 2 pm, then 4 pm – 7 pm when the out of hours team takes over.

  • There are no out of hours or weekend duties associated with this role.

  • If you are looking for flexible/part-time work we would love to hear from you too! 

The salary for this role is up to £60,000 depending on experience. 

Location:

The clinic is based in the North of Birmingham and an 18-minute drive will deliver you into the thriving vibrant city centre of Brum with all the shops, restaurants, and canals you could wish for! Birmingham is the youngest city in Europe with 40% of the population under 25, the city has lifted its own game by growing around this new generation! With more Michelin restaurants than any other city in the UK apart from London and a thriving music scene, multicultural Brum really is the place to be. And did we tell you there are more miles of canals than in Venice? 

The Practice:

This close-knit group of PSS accredited clinics have been established both independently and as part of a larger group for well over 30 years and many staff are still with them. Due to being well-established, they have excellent relationships with other clinical groups in the area and pride themselves on being able to deliver a high standard of care, to help us do that we have access to excellent facilities across the group. 

You will be joining a dedicated team of 1 vet, 2 veterinary care assistants/support staff and a fantastic branch lead allowing you to concentrate on being a Vet! They strongly encourage staff to pursue any specific interests and a big part of the ethos is the belief in further learning for everyone, and have opportunities to progress into management if this is of interest. As a team, they hold monthly vet meetings, a WhatsApp clinical discussion group and colleagues are only ever a phone call away should you need them. 

Applicant Requirements 

The ideal candidate is a confident vet who has previous experience ideally in a similar small animal practice setting.

You will have the ability to work in sole charge, alongside our support team and be able to perform imaging tests, laboratory tests and surgery, prescribe medicines and diagnose illness.

You will believe in the culture of providing the best service to clients and have animal care at the heart of everything you do. 

Benefits:

  • Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service

  • CPD paid days and allowance

  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay

  • Private Medical Insurance

  • BVA Membership paid

  • VDS cover

  • Discounted veterinary fees

  • Various discounts including retail & gym memberships

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • Service-related company sick pay

  • Sponsorship for overseas employees

  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing

  • Relocation packages

  • Career progression opportunities

If you have similar expereince within in a Small Animal Clinic and open to new opportunities in the Birmingham area then We want to hear from You- 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.

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