Vacancy Details

Equine Vet

Permanent Vet in Angus

An established, well equipped small animal and equine RCVS accredited practice is looking for a Equine Vet with small animal experience. This practice is in beautiful Perthshire, which has been voted the 5th best place to live in the UK.

You will be joining a friendly, dedicated team of 11 Vets and 12 RVNs who strive to provide an excellent standard of care to all patients. As a team we make every effort to create and maintain a positive working environment. They also enjoy socialising together outside of work.

The practice has a well-equipped Equine facility including a portable DR x-ray, ultrasound, endoscope, gastroscope clinics, inpatient / work up facilities in house, with stables, stocks and trot up area. They have regular visiting specialists in dental surgery, dental x-ray and endoscopy. We can also provide cytology, faecal and blood smear analysis in house. The small animal facilities include, endoscope, dental x-ray, surgical diathermy, Imagyst in house cytology interpretation, in-house physiotherapy, hydrotherapy pool and pain specialist carrying out acupuncture and behaviour consultations for the patients. The dedicated nurses triage all out of hours phone calls and are on site 24/7 to care for the in-patients. They are looking for an experienced vet to join this single site, purpose-built practice. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, fun and looking to build good relationships with our clients.

The salary is £39-63k dependent on experience.

An approachable, experienced team who are excited to welcome a new Vet to the practice
A forward thinking practice with clinical freedom.
Vet GDP advisor accredited practice
1:5 OOH rota
On call nurses triaging all calls and here 24/7 for inpatient care
4.5 day week and a good work/life balance, time back for any rare overtime worked and three days with 5pm finish

Other benefits include:

6.6 weeks annual leave (pro-rata), inclusive of bank/public holidays
RCVS and VDS fees paid
Generous CPD allowance (no reasonable request refused!), certificates funded and encouraged
Cost price for your own pets
Enhanced sick pay and maternity pay
Optional private medical insurance
Recruitment referral rewards scheme. If this position is of interest then get in touch 01280 850575.
  • Small Animal
  • Equine