Exotics Veterinary Surgeon - Independent Practice

Veterinary Surgeon - Hampshire, South East

Ref: 70Wednesday 3 August 2022

£30,000 to £50,000

We have a fantastic opportunity for someone with an interest in Exotics.

This 24 hours hospital in Hampshire is an Exotics referral centre and sees cases from across the South East of England. They are a well established hospital and the Exotics team are led by a very experienced exotics vet surgeon who is well regarded internationally for his expertise, a past president of BSAVA, who has also authored multiple books. The team consists of 12 vets and 16 RVN's and support staff. The site is situated in a beautiful market town with easy access to London by train or road. Apart from the daily exotics patients that come into the practice, the team also take care of Birdworld, the local Oceanarium, Sparsholt College (who have a plethora of exotic animals) , local wildlife and conservation groups, to name but a few. So penguins and even red panda's can be seen visiting the practice. With a dedicated Exotics ward and ward rounds, this well equipped hospital has in house CT, endoscopy, laparoscopic kit and lots more!

This role would be the perfect opportunity for someone looking to expand their exotics knowledge or pursuing an exotics certification, which would be fully funded and supported here. The role would cover around 70% exotics and 30% Small animal work per week. The rota is 4.5 day week, with one in four weekends on call with 9am to 12pm Saturday morning's in the practice and one night per week. Interns manage the overnight phones, so the on call is only if your called into the practice. This would be on call for Exotics patients only, and not small animal.  The team could also accommodate part time applications or vets that were unable to cover OOH duties. 

Excellent salary package plus benefits for the right candidate. Overseas candidates can apply as full sponsorship for a visa is available.

For more information on this role then please do get in touch with Debbie on 07834551799 or email debbie@vettedrecruitment.co.uk