Vacancy Details

Small Animal Vet

Permanent Vet in County Durham

This small animal, single site fully independent veterinary practice is looking for a vet who is confident in their ability but wants to progress into laparoscopic surgery. This is a service they currently offer but would like to expand. They have brand new equipment and have a dedicated team ready to train over a 4 week - 6 month timescale. Alongside this their general equipment includes digital dental X-ray machine, colour ultrasound, endoscope and full internal IDEXX lab. They run 15minute consults, have an excellent fully utilised nursing team allowing their vets to complete veterinary work only. They operate with no targets to meet, encourage the spending of the annual £1500 CPD budget (plus allocated days for CPD events) and fully support any vet wanting to progress into specialist certificates. We pay 33 days holiday, RCVS/VDS fees, company pension and offer discounted treatment for staff pets. No OOH``s, no on call or Bank Holiday working, shifts are 8.30am - 6.30pm & 8.30am - 4.30pm over a 4 day week, plus 1:3 Saturday mornings 8.30-12noon. Their full time starting salary is £50k, and are happy to discuss salary packages up to £65k. They also offer a relocation package, have VISA sponsorship licence in place and a beautiful 2 bedroom property less than a minute from the practice. (This is offered free for the first 2 months of employment and can be privately rented ongoing if desired).
For more information, please contact the Vet department on 01280 850575 if this your ideal position.
County Durham
North East
  • Accommodation available
  • (Some) Sole Charge