Vacancy Details

Mixed Vet

Permanent Vet in Highlands

Salary up to £68,000 depending on experience plus a £5,000 relocation allowance and £5,000 welcome bonus plus benefits

Our client is looking for a mixed Veterinary Surgeon to join their team. Though we would be interested in speaking to applicants interested in small or large animal only. The caseload is approximately 40% Farm animal, 5% equine and 55% small animal, offering the opportunity to build up experience in all disciplines whilst working with more senior Vets in each area.

You will be involved in all aspects of mixed practice initially involving routine small animal consults, all basic surgery, farm and equine first opinion calls with opportunity to develop skills in any area of interest such as fertility, diagnostic imaging, herd health planning and lameness etc.

They flexible and can offer a 4/5 day week, 40 hours is considered full time but we are open to applicants looking for part time.

The role would include being on the large animal out of hours rota, this would currently be a 1 in 5 and we are looking to grow this further, support can be provided out of hours initially if required. The team consists of 12 Vets with around 8 Full Time Equivalents, and a team of 6 Nurses supporting our small animal Vets.

The Vet Group is based across 3 sites, each with good facilities including a full Idexx lab suite, new and updated ultrasound allow you to work up cases to a high level internally. They deal with large animal work to a high high standard with a proactive approach, fertility work and a strong base of pedigree and commercial stock, predominantly beef and sheep with the occasional goat! They also have a strong small animal client base with minimal exotics.

6.8 weeks annual leave
Your birthday as a paid day off

  • Large animal
  • Small Animal
  • Equine