Veterinary Surgeon

Location Manchester
Discipline: Clinical
Salary: £45000.0
Contact name: Laura Collings

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Published: 6 months ago

Our client has an opening for a Veterinary Surgeon to join their team of 12 (FTE) Veterinary Surgeons in Greater Manchester.

The leadership at this practice are committed to fostering a positive, supportive culture where the needs and wants of the team are listened to and acted upon. 

The offer the best work life balance they can through a 4-day week with a flexible shift pattern. They close for Bank Holidays and there are no OOH requirements, with only 1:4 Saturdays on the rota.

Consult times are 15 minutes and there is dedicated admin time for writing up notes or following up with clients to ensure you finish when you’re supposed to.

There is a focus on employee wellbeing including a well-being champion and social events. Mentoring is important with regular reviews and 1-2-1s to ensure a clear career pathway for all members of the team

Additional employment benefits include:

-5 weeks plus Bank Holidays with the opportunity to buy and sell holidays
-Enhanced sick, maternity, and paternity pay
-Certificate study hugely encouraged and fully funded (9 of their Vets either hold certificates or are on their way there)
-CPD allowance £1750/annum with 5 days paid – more if you’re a certificate holder
-Annual pay reviews

-Paid professional memberships
-Healthshield and discounts including retail and gym membership
-Company sick pay
-Heavily discounted treatment for your pets.

Personal specification:
 -A desire to work as part of a team
 -Strong communication and customer service skills
 -Experience working in a small animal, first opinion clinic
 -Confidence with both consulting and routine surgeries
 -RCVS registration and right to work in the UK (visa sponsorship is available)

Our client is an inclusive employer and would welcome applicants from all minority and diverse groups, including BAME and LGBT+.

For more information or testimonials from the current team contact me on 07570 606201 or email