Veterinary Surgeon

Summerdale Vets
Permanent, Full time and/or Part time
up to £50,000 DOE + Benefits

Posted on 24/06/2021

The Role 

We are currently looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our friendly team in Cwmbran, Tofaen. This is a full-time role, 40 hours a week. Part-time shifts considered. 1:3 Saturday shifts at Newport with no OOH. We offer a range of services across our group which includes a dermatology clinic being run twice a week at our Summerdale branch.

Salary up to £50,000 DOE + Benefits

About Us

Our Summerdale branch is in the lovely town of Cwmbran in Tofaen and is part of a group of 10 100% small animal branches across South Wales. Our practice is close to local amenities, train station, bus stations and the city centres of Newport & Cardiff.

Our branch is fully equipped and includes an in-house lab, x-ray, ultrasound, and K-Laser. We have 3 large spacious consulting rooms, a lovely light and spacious reception waiting area and an onsite car park for staff and clients. Our team consists of a Graduate Veterinary Surgeon, Clinical Director, an experienced Registered Veterinary Nurse, a newly qualified Registered Veterinary Nurse, a student Veterinary Nurse and 2 full time Veterinary Receptionists.

Applicant Requirements

We are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon with experience, who can confidently work through a list of consultations and surgical procedures. In addition to excellent clinical and communication skills, you will need to be a people-oriented person, who is willing to support your colleagues. 

Benefits (subject to pro rata)

•    5 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays
•    5 days paid CPD leave
•    £1250 CPD Allowance per annum
•    Private Medical Insurance
•    VDS Membership paid
•    BVA Membership paid
•    Service based holiday entitlement increases
•    VDS cover
•    Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave, and surrogacy pay
•    Enhanced paternity pay
•    Birthday leave
•    Discounted veterinary fees
•    My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
•    Cycle to Work scheme
•    Pension
•    CPD/training support
•    Paid bereavement leave
•    Company sick pay
•    Employee opinion survey
•    Free uniform in a number of roles
•    Annual pay reviews
•    Social events
•    Sponsorship for overseas employees
•    Academy & Leadership courses
•    Focus on employee wellbeing
•    Relocation packages
•    Career progression opportunities
•    Free flu jabs

As a BAME and LGBT+ 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. 

If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.
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Any questions before applying?

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

Summerdale Vets

Unit E Avondale Business Park, Cwmbran, NP44 1XE, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal