Vacancy Details

Part time Vet

Permanent Vet in Aberdeenshire

Salary up to £63,000 DOE plus a Relocation Allowance up to £5,000

We are looking for a part-time Veterinary Surgeon to join this team, where responsibilities are shared across the whole Vet team with every one operating and consulting by rota.

typical day runs from 8:30am to 7pm with protected breaks, lunchtimes and admin slots being given. The day after you have been responsible for our inpatients, you get an early finish at 6:30pm. Weekends are shared equally at 1:5 which run from Friday evening through to Monday morning, though again overnight is only inpatient care, no out of hours calls as these are passed to Vets Now. Saturday consulting is 8:30-4pm, with an extended no consult period in the middle (12:30-2:30) in case of any admissions.

The practice, which has a branch consultation clinic, is a Practice Standards Scheme Tier 2 General Practice, ISFM Silver accredited Cat Friendly Practice, Puppy Friendly practice as well as being a VNTP. They also have recently become a Positive Pawprint Partner, showing ongoing commitment to sustainability and environmentally friendly processes wherever possible.

Equipment for you to use includes a full equipped in house lab, with artificial intelligence diagnostic facilities soon to be added, DR x-ray with CR dental x-ray, again with SignalPet available for immediate reports, ultrasound with cardiac probe, a portable ECG machine, linked directly to specialists for reports same day, cold laser (Class IV), rigid and flexible endoscopes and more.

The staff of 22 include 4 Vets, 5 Registered Veterinary Nurses and 3 Student Veterinary Nurses (2 about to qualify. Individual interests are encouraged and supported - they currently have 2 staff members working towards CertAVP`s and would support you in your choice of advanced training as well.
They have 2 fully equipped, dedicated operating theatres, a designated dental suite and separate dog, cat and isolation facilities. They also have an ICU ward.

6.8 weeks annual leave pro rata
Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
Your birthday as a paid day off..
  • Small Animal