Veterinary Surgeon

My Vet, Padiham
Permanent, Full time
Competitive Salary

Posted on 15/07/2021

The Role 

This is a busy branch in a busy market town in Lancashire. The branch is very well established in the community. This has a good general practice case load and a large client base. The branch works closely alongside the emergency hospital and operating time is available there on a weekly basis.

About Us

We are a busy practice offering GP and referral work. We are well equipped with CT, radiography including dental, ultrasound and endoscopy. We have certificate holders in dermatology, ophthalmology, internal medicine and surgery.
We have a large team of 26 Vets with a range of experience - with multiple RVNS, SVNs and ANAs who support the Vets in the working day and OOHs. We are proud to be a VN training practice and have been nominated as practice of the year for our local training provider. We have four current certificate holders and a further 4 Vets studying for them. We actively encourage CPD and furthering your knowledge. 
The role will involve some Saturday working or OOHs and we could accommodate full or part time working.

Applicant Requirements

This is an ideal role for someone who wants to move their clinical skills up the ladder and further develop ECC skills and surgery skills in a supportive and encouraging environment. 
Ideally you should be happy with most basic surgical cases and be happy independently managing most first opinion medical cases. Although we are happy to provide support where needed.

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

Susan Todd

Talent Partner

My Vet, Padiham

70 Burnley Road, Padiham, BB12 8QN, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal