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Veterinary Surgeon

Struthers & Scott Veterinary Practice
Doune
Permanent, Full time and/or Part time
Competitive Salary

Posted on 28/06/2021

The Role

We are looking for an experienced veterinary surgeon to join our 1st opinion small animal practice at Struthers & Scott on a full-time basis (we will consider part time applications also), working between our two clinics in Doune & Killearn. As well as providing a high level of routine care you will also get the chance to develop dentistry and surgical skills, and perhaps even see to occasional snake bite. We are also the preferred vet for the local safari park and although this is already covered by one of the vets in the practice there are opportunities on occasion to have some of the animals in the surgery.

Rota Pattern:

40 hours per week (full time role)

Working over 4 days

Equal share of Saturday mornings 8:30am-12:30pm

Some OOH work Monday-Thursdays on rota basis – 1 night on call every week

No OOH at the weekends

About Us

The Trossachs and Loch Lomond National Parks are close by if you enjoy outdoor pursuits. We have well-established, friendly team consisting of 5 vets, 5 RVN’s and 5 reception staff. We have a beautiful purpose-built facility at Doune, which is well equipped with digital x-ray, new ultrasound scanner and new dental x-ray. We also hold our International Cat Care - Gold Award.

Applicant Requirements

Must be RCVS registered and ideally have small animal experience and confident with sole charge, willing to travel between the 2 sites (approximately 30 minutes from each other)

Salary

From £35,000 negotiable D.O.E.

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
- MRCVS 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
- 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 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.

If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch.

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Any questions before applying?

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

Margaret Oliver

Talent Partner for Scotland & Isle of Man

Margaret.Oliver@ivcevidensia.com07977242572

Struthers & Scott Veterinary Practice

Innes Park, Station Wynd, Doune, FK16 6EH, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal

Website

www.struthers-scott.co.uk/companion