Vacancy Details

Small Animal Vet

Permanent Vet in Cumbria

Salary up to £75,000 negotiable D.O.E. Welcome Bonus of up to £5,000 and Relocation allowance up to £5,000

We are looking for a veterinary surgeon with some post qualification experience, and who is confident in consultations and basic surgery spays, castrates and dentals.

Working on a range of general practice 1st opinion caseloads including but not limited to dentals, diagnostic imaging and orthopaedic cases. The practice has a hydrotherapy unit working on rehabilitation of patients recovering from orthopaedic surgery as well as clients with osteoarthritis and weigh management. One of the RVN`s has just signed up to a physiotherapy and rehabilitation course to run alongside and support with the hydrotherapy unit. Another the surgeons has a qualification in Ophthalmology plus they have a visiting cardiologist specialist that`s visits the practice throughout the year and enables the team to be involved in these cases. They have x-rays, dental x-ray, Ultrasound, lab, hydrotherapy and soon to be getting K-lazer to aid with rehab.

Consults are around 15-minutes with time for case work ups, clinical freedom and case continuity is encouraged, and can provide help and support from an experienced team. They are looking for someone who is friendly, enthusiastic and a good team player.

They can offer up to a maximum of 40 hours per week over 4 or 5 days with a 1 in 4 weekend rota for Saturdays, They do not open on Sundays. They can be flexible and will consider both part time, flexible working and would be happy to chat through these options in more detail.

The team consists of 5 RVNs, 4 Vets, 4 support roles. 2 of the vets are specialist for health certs and travel. All their vets have been in practice for years (some 20years) which hopefully shows they are a positive practice to work for.

• 6.6 weeks annual leave
• Your birthday as a paid day off..
North West
  • Small Animal