Veterinary Surgeon, Woolwich - Full Time

Woolwich, London


Job Description:

Do you want to work in London? Do you want to work in a well-respected and well established practice? Do you want to have the time you need to build great relationships with your clients and to work up your cases? Would you like to develop new skills and progress as a Veterinary Surgeon?

About the practice:

We have a full time role available for the right vet based in Woolwich, South East London. Woolwich is currently undergoing a lot of development. Principally the new Crossrail station to be opened in Autumn 2019, but also the multiple property developments in the area and upgrades to the ferry service. This 1 vet practice has 2 consult rooms, 1 theatre and a team of 2 Nurses and a receptionist . We have access to lots of kit including digital radiography, dental radiography and great ultrasound facilities.

We have a loyal client base with a large proportion of insured pets allowing us to provide the gold standard care we always aim for.

What we are looking for:

You will be an RCVS registered vet with 2+ years of experience. You will enjoy and be happy & confident with routine surgeries. An interest or skills in ultrasound and/or echocardiography would be a bonus, and most importantly you will know how to look after your clients and their pets. Client and Patient care are our top two priorities so you must be a great communicator.You will be working with a fantastic team including an extremely supportive Branch Partner who is very keen to help develop and mentor a new team member.

You will be working a 4 day week with 1 in 4 weekends or 1 in 2 saturdays

There are no OOHs but we do operate an on call system for our hospitals and this is split amongst all the vets in the region (back up for the hospital night team).

In addition you have the back-up and expertise to fall back on from our team based in the other branches in the area and our Sutton based hospital. This gives you the ability to be involved in the work-up and treatment/ management of all your cases - start to finish - under the guidance of our extremely experienced team.

We offer a generous remuneration package:

• A competitive salary

• Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance

• Accommodation or accommodation allowance

• £1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave

•VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid

• 22 days annual leave (this works out at over 5 weeks when working a 4 day week) plus bank holidays

• Fantastic career progression and partnership opportunities

• Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts available

• Colleague of the month awards, Hills staff feeding schemes, plus many more benefits available

So what are you waiting for? Apply now!

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

5 weeks’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays

Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts

Cycle-to-work scheme

Auto-enrolment Pension

Employee of the month awards

Hill's staff pet feeding scheme

Staff purchase scheme

Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) to support your health and wellbeing.

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