Night Veterinary Surgeon

Rowe Veterinary Group, Bradley Stoke
Permanent, Part time
up to £75,000 depending on experience

Posted on 19/10/2023

Night Veterinary Surgeon 
The Rowe Veterinary Group, Bradley Stoke 
Salary up to £75,000 depending on experience

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join our night emergency team. If you are looking for a role that will challenge you and give you the opportunity to develop your emergency and critical care skills then this role is for you. Our ideal candidate is someone who strives for clinical excellence, is committed to client and patient care has a passion for doing things right clinically, and most importantly is a great team player. 

Shift Patterns that Work for You 

This night vet role is a job share on a rota covering 1 in 3 weeks. You will work Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday night one week, then on your next working week you will work Friday, Saturday and Sunday. This role gives you the real flexibility to pursue your passion in ECC as well as Monday to Friday our night shifts are 6 pm - 9 am and Sat/Sun they are 5.30 pm – 9 am.

About Rowe Veterinary Group 

Our team has a big focus on coaching and development and has vets with further training in this area. We encourage personal development, including funding certificates where desired. We encourage a collaborative working culture where we can share ideas and support each other. Several of our vets have certificates in medicine and surgery, whilst others are currently working towards them. We enjoy supporting our new graduates and have EMS students on a regular basis enabling us to give back to the veterinary community. 

Our tier 3 RCVS-accredited hospital provides excellent facilities including digital X-ray, dental X-ray, CT, MRI, ultrasound, endoscopy and more. We pride ourselves on clinical excellence whilst also providing a patient-appropriate compassionate service for our clients. You will join a well-established team of over 30 other Veterinary Surgeons across the group, a strong, experienced nursing team, and a fantastic support team.

Our Fantastic Team and Culture

You will be working in an enriching environment where you will use your clinical skills to provide a high standard of emergency and out-of-hours care to a wide variety of cases. You will work alongside the rest of the dedicated EVS team, including another Veterinary Surgeon covering the twilight hours, night and twilight Registered Veterinary nurses and a dedicated team of Care Assistants. You will be responsible for overnight in-patient care at a dedicated 24-hour hospital, meaning the majority of our patients stay on-site for the duration of their treatment. This provides a real opportunity to work up your own cases and allows case continuity. The Emergency Veterinary Service works alongside the Rowe Veterinary Group, as well as providing OOH cover for numerous practices locally. As part of EVS, you have access to the team at Rowe Veterinary Group for case support and guidance if needed. 

The team at Rowe Veterinary Group are an experienced team of Veterinary Surgeons with many of the team holding certificates in ECC, Medicine, Surgery and Cardiology. You will also care for patients who are hospitalised by our Referral department in a variety of disciplines, including Medicine, Ophthalmology, Soft Tissue, Oncology and Dentistry.

Because our employees matter

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 -
Work-life balance
  • Your birthday as a paid day off
  • Private medical insurance
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
  • Non-accidental injury support
  • £1250 CPD allowance 
  • Certificate support
  • Learning and development opportunities via the IVC Evidensia Academy
  • Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopaedia provider
  • All our Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
  • All our Vets get £1000 per annum to spend via our Care Fund
  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme
  • Quality Improvement Programme
  • Professional Memberships
BVA membership
  • VDS cover
  • RCVS fees
  • Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
  • Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer
  • Discounted staff pet care
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Any questions before applying?

Speak to Maizie Brown from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.

Rowe Veterinary Group, Bradley Stoke

Bradley House, Ferndene, Bradley Stoke, Bristol, BS32 9DT, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal