Posted on 02/10/2023
Tern Vets are looking for a dedicated Farm Veterinary Surgeon to join our team. The day to day duties include ambulatory farm calls, Dairy, Beef and sheep. We have a varied caseload from larger dairy herds to smallholders.
The successful candidate will be going out to farms and talking with farmers. They won't just treat sick animals but will also chat with farmers about how to keep their animals healthy in the long run. We're looking for someone who can explain things well and work together with farmers to make sure their animals stay well. It's not just about fixing problems but also about preventing them. This role is all about helping farms be successful and keep their animals in good shape.
At Tern Vets, we acknowledge life's unpredictability and strive to offer the flexibility necessary for you to excel in your role while managing personal commitments. Join our team in a work environment that priorities your well-being, whether it was full-time, part-time, or flexible working hours. We believe in empowering our team members to achieve success on their terms.
We are a practice who pride ourselves in building relationships with the local community, providing an outstanding clinical service and creating a friendly supportive working environment.
We are a predominantly a dairy practice utilising all the usual software and equipment including Interherd, Total Vet, Easiscan, EEJ, a full in-house lab (culture, microscopy, and biochemistry) to provide a bespoke, professional service to our progressive and friendly farm clients.
We also have a large number of beef and sheep clients as well as an increasing number of smallholders.
We are a small, supportive farm practice and benefit from the support of IVC Farm Vet Network. We have a good relationship with other local practices to help keep Out of Hours Work manageable. We employ full time TB testers (Veterinary and non-veterinary) to ensure our Vets can enjoy the diversity of farm practice and develop expertise alongside specific clinical interests with further study/ qualifications encouraged and supported.
Based on the Shropshire / Cheshire/ Staffordshire border we are also in a beautiful rural location with easy access to the M6 and the Hills of North Wales.
We recognise that our people are fundamental to the success of our business. Investing in our people, premises and processes is at the heart of what we do. In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from -
As a BAME and LGBTQ+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.
For a confidential chat or to discuss this role in more detail, please contact Hannah Williams, Talent Partner, on email@example.com / 07977252868.
Speak to Hannah Williams from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.
Stafford Street, Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9 1HX, United Kingdom