• Reference: VAC-25358

  • Sector: Vet Jobs

  • Job type: Permanent Jobs

  • Expires: 2024-04-30

Our client is seeking a permanent Veterinary Surgeon for their practice near Chichester.

  • Small animal practice
  • Full time – 40 hours a week over 4 days; mixture of shifts (7.30am-6pm, 8.30am-7pm and 9.30am-8pm)
  • On-call required where necessary
  • Daytime weekend rota; time off in lieu is returned for working weekends
  • Bank holiday rota
  • Weekend/bank holiday working will be daytimes only and from one of the organisation’s 24hr hospitals, providing veterinary in-patient care and a seeing emergency cases
  • Excellent salary package offered
  • Generously enhanced annual leave and family-friendly policies
  • Professional fees paid
  • Generous CPD allowance
  • Company Pension
  • Employee discount scheme

Our client is seeking a Veterinary Surgeon to join their team near Chichester (on a permanent basis).

You would be based 75% of the time at a busy branch clinic, and 25% at their 24 hour hospital.

This role would suit an experienced all-rounder GP Veterinary Surgeon with 3yrs + experience, confident in routine procedures & general practice.

The Practice

We are recruiting for a growing, small-animal practice with 2 state-of-the-art hospitals and 4 busy branch clinics.

As their team expands, they are seeking a passionate vet to join their team. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Vet to thrive and grow in a positive surgical and medical environment.

Role Accountabilities

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.

Your duties will include routine consultations, operations, fulfilling prescription requests, and answering client queries by email and on the phone.

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

  • Seeking all-rounder GP Veterinary Surgeon
  • 3 years + experience
  • Confident in routine procedures & general practice
  • 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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