Assistant Veterinary Surgeon - Full Time

Essex, Thorpe Bay


Job Description:

We are seeking an Assistant Veterinary Surgeon to join us in our Downes Thorpe Bay practice based in Essex.

The position offers training and development, working alongside three experienced vets, including the branch partner, five nurses and two receptionists.

The role would be suited to an enthusiastic vet who is interested in medicine.

About the practice;

Medivet Downes Thorpe Bay is equipped with all of our staple facilities including a spacious theatre area and prep room, x-ray machine and in-house lab.

This bright, modern practice has an interesting surgical caseload with approx. 650 cases per month, including orthopaedics. Here, our long-standing nursing team will support with nurse clinics and you will access to our 24-hour hospital for thorough work-ups of cases and out-of-hour care.

Thorpe Bay is a lovely seaside town with good commuter links into London and just 15 minutes from Southend Airport.

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Medivet is growing rapidly and it is an exciting time to join us - we encourage growth and development within your role and are truly committed to help our Medivet family members achieve their goals. 


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

Childcare vouchers

Cycle-to-work scheme

Autoentrolment Pension

Employee of the month awards

Hill's staff pet feeding scheme

Staff purchase scheme

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