2 x SA Veterinary Surgeons - Cornwall - BF13505

Job Role

Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type




My client are looking for 2 small animal Veterinary Surgeons full time or part time with interests in both consulting and surgery. They work in a supportive team environment and encourage and support you to develop your own interests and study towards a certificate is very much supported.

  • Lots of equipment including ultrasound, digital X-ray, dental X-ray, endoscopy and tonometry and have an in-house blood machine in every surgery.

  • Their standard appointment times are 15 minutes, but they have extended these to 20 minutes under Covid.

  • Their full-time vets work a 4-day week.

  • Separate night team so there are no overnight OOH calls (in-patient cover only). Their weekend rota is 1 in 10 weekends of dayshifts only plus 1 in 10 Saturday mornings.

  • 5 weeks holiday plus Bank Holidays plus Birthday leave

  • Ability to bring dog to work

  • Company pension

  • Company health insurance

  • Some subscriptions paid

About The Practice

They are a large practice situated in beautiful mid Cornwall, close to the Eden Project with plenty of beautiful beaches and coastline nearby. They have five small animal surgeries and a large animal department. Two of their surgeries have ISFM silver cat friendly status and all their surgeries have General Practice RCVS Practice Standards status. They have excellent 24-hour nursing care at our Lostwithiel Hospital and pride themselves on offering a high standard of patient and client care. They are a friendly team with a very low turnover of vets. They have several certificate holders across the group.

They are looking for 2 Vets with some experience who is looking to increase their case responsibility. They would love to hear from you whether you want to work full-time or part-time. The right applicant will be confident with excellent communication skills and the ability to work well within a team. Developing client bonds and case continuity is very important in this role. There is clinical freedom to work up your own cases and the caseload would support studying towards a certificate.

Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata:

  • Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service

  • CPD paid days and allowance

  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay

  • Private Medical Insurance

  • VDS cover

  • Birthday leave

  • Discounted veterinary fees

  • Various discounts including retail & gym memberships

  • Service-related company sick pay

  • Sponsorship for overseas employees

  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing

  • Relocation packages

  • Career progression opportunities

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