Vacancy Details

Senior Vet

Permanent Vet in Dorset

Salary up to £75,000 depending on experience


? To contribute to the management, organisation, and financial performance of the practice by working with the Practice Director.
? To provide support and guidance to colleagues as appropriate.
? Contribute to discussions and meetings on the management of the practice as required by the Clinical Director(s).
? Deputise for the Clinical Director(s) when the Clinical Director(s) are absent.
? When on duty provide leadership and guidance to less experienced vets, and support less experienced vets to develop in their role.
? Assume responsibility for surgical and medical cases at all times.
? Be fully responsible for the safety of the clients and staff within the practice when animals are being treated or handled.
? Understand and comply with your legal obligations in relation to the prescription, safekeeping and supply of Veterinary medicinal products.
? Continually supervise, train and educate the Veterinary Nurses.
? Treat all colleagues and clients with courtesy and respect.
? Ensure the security of the premises when leaving.
? Maintain personal CPD as per RCVS guidelines.

This is a full-time role working 40 hours per week, over 4 days.
The rota will include occasional sole-charge and 1 in 5 Saturdays, with no OOH allowing for a great work/life balance.

The practice has a well-equipped internal laboratory, two digital x-ray machines, 2 dental suites with x-ray facilities, endoscopy, laparoscopic surgical equipment, 2 ultrasound machines and 5 operating theatres.

? 7.6 weeks annual leave
? Your birthday as a paid day off..
South West
  • Small Animal