The highlights of this position can be seen on the table to the left.
With an experienced veterinary and nurse team in place, constant case discussions and the support of a nominated director, we can assure applicants that plenty of support will be available for the successful candidates.
Our current out-of-hours rotations are a 1:5 with a rota that is geared towards higher levels of patient care, and generous time off. Work-life balance and long weekends have certainly been prioritised in our rota planning.
We have 2 premises, one in Driffield and one in the seaside town of Bridlington. We are currently in the middle of building a purpose built small animal hospital in Bridlington which should be opening November 2022. We are a mixed practice however have distinct small and large animal depts. We have a CT scanner arriving in the new premises, ultrasound at each end, digital x ray at each end, lots of scopes. We have a dedicated rehab side to the practice which will soon have a hydro pool and treadmill. We have a regular visiting orthopaedic surgeon.
We offer our own OOH, staffed 2/3rds by dedicated OOH vets with the remaining 1/3rd shared between our team, there is room for negotiation on this. We work a four-day week and usually 40hrs a week, shifts fit between 8 am and 8pm. Open 7 days a week so weekend work would be necessary
We have an awesome team, all forward thinking and keen to progress, we encourage staff training and development and generally come to work to work hard and hopefully enjoy ourselves when we are there!
If you’re looking to expand your skills and perform laparoscopic surgeries, rhinoscopy/bronchoscopy, follow your cases through with the aid of our visiting orthopaedic surgeon, enabling you to see the full process from start to finish, perform in house referrals to our pain consultant for assessment and treatment, have a large variety in house laboratory tests available at your fingertips, plus work alongside a wonderful, close-knit, social team, then we can offer you the following:
- Starting salary package up to £55,000
- Private healthcare membership
- Company Pension
- RCVS, BVA & VDS Fees paid
- CPD funded and encouraged
- 23 days holidays plus bank holidays
- Generous staff discount
- Accommodation available if required
There will be questions about this role as we try not to overload the job posting with lots of information. For a private and confidential chat about this role please contact Tim on 01626 242 577 or email [email protected]