Assistant Veterinary Surgeon - Full Time

Harrogate , North Yorkshire

Job Description:

Our well-equipped practice in Harrogate North Yorkshire, is looking for an experienced veterinary surgeon to drive the practice. This is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside a team of four knowledgeable and skilled vets, seven devoted nurses and lovely support staff.

Oakbeck hospital has extensive facilities and equipment including three consult rooms, two theatres, endoscopy, a newly installed in-house CT machine and digital x-ray. We are also a dental referral practice with an in-house dental specialist and one of the other vets has a certificate in dermatology.

Oakbeck is within walking distance to Harrogate shopping centre and is located close to stunning rural attractions.

The ideal candidate will have strong surgical skills, especially in orthopaedics, a good blend of communication skills and a confident and can-do approach: You may be a certificate holder or wish to work towards one.

This is the perfect opportunity to take the next step in your career by joining our growing Medivet family and for any vet looking for partnership opportunities.

About Medivet

Established in 1987 in North London, Medivet has rapidly grown into a national small animal veterinary group with nearly 200 practices and 2,000 staff across the country.

Our national support centre is based in Watford, with a regional office in St Helens. We remain a privately owned veterinary partnership, owned and run by veterinary surgeons: excellence is key to both our front line service and our organisational ethos.

Despite our size, Medivet is very much a ‘family’. By treating all our clients, their pets, and our colleagues as members of our family, we aim to deliver amazing client and patient care in order to reach our goal of becoming the nation’s favourite vet.



Key Points

Vehicle or £2,500 allowance

Accommodation or up to £12,000 allowance depending on location

£1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave and in-house CPD training

RCVS, VDS and BVA fees paid

Partnership opportunity available

5 weeks’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays

Certificate funding available

Discounts to a range of external CPD providers

Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts

Cycle-to-work scheme

Autoentrolment Pension

Employee of the month awards

Hill's staff pet feeding scheme

Staff purchase scheme

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