• Reference: VAC-25399

  • Sector: Vet Jobs

  • Job type: Locum Jobs

  • Expires: 2024-03-16

Our client is seeking a locum Mixed Vet Surgeon for their practice in the Scottish Borders.

  • Mixed animal practice (approx 60% small animal, 30% farm, and 10% equine)
  • 5 days a week, 8.45am-6pm
  • 1 night per week on call
  • 1 weekend in 5 on call
  • Accommodation available
  • Business vehicle available

Role Accountabilities

This role is for a Mixed vet, with work split approximately 60% small animal, 30% farm, and 10% equine.

You will be a strong, self-sufficient individual, capable of working independently and of providing leadership and guidance to the veterinary team by fostering a positive and collaborative work environment.

You will have a passion for delivering clinic healthcare excellence to ensure that your clients and their pets receive the very highest standard care. Everyone is usually insured and there is plenty of opportunity to provide the highest level of care to their loyal client base.

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Veterinary Medicine (BVetMed) or equivalent
  • Registration with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS)
  • Surgical skills for performing routine and complex procedures
  • Knowledge of anaesthesia protocols and pain management
  • Ability to provide compassionate care and ensure the well-being of animals
  • Strong diagnostic skills and experience in using diagnostic equipment such as X-rays, ultrasounds, and blood analysers
  • Ability to explain medical conditions and treatment plans clearly to clients with empathy and compassion
  • Willingness to work collaboratively with other veterinary professionals, including veterinary nurses and support staff
  • Critical thinking skills to diagnose complex cases, make informed treatment decisions, handle emergency cases and provide critical care to animals
  • Adherence to high ethical standards in veterinary practice

If you are interested in this excellent role call Sarah Lamb on 01291 645 871 or email slamb@glvets.com.

About Us

Gardner Llewelyn are a three times award winning agency. We supply Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary Nurses on a locum and permanent basis to the UK Veterinary profession. We have been a carbon zero company since 2013 and pride ourselves on being an ethical and responsible company.  Should you wish to discuss additional locum or permanent positions we have or would like to register a vacancy with us call us on 01291 645 871.


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