Cutting Edge April 2017, Jobs, UK

Cutting Edge April 2017 - UK

Cutting Edge

  • Job Ref: 12660
  • Posted on December 7th 20162016-12-07
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Vet Surgeon jobs with Cutting Edge at Vets Now

Starting salary £35,000 per annum

Opportunities Nationwide

Vets Now is home to some of the most innovative Veterinary professionals in emergency and critical care in the UK.  We invest heavily in our staff and facilities, providing an unrivalled career platform for those passionate about building a career in emergency and critical care(ECC).

Are you ready to take on the challenge of ECC?

If you have become disillusioned with the repetition of small animal practice and want to take on a fresh challenge, we know that a career in ECC will expose you to challenging and diverse cases you simply wouldn’t experience anywhere else.

Our aim at Vets Now is to ensure we offer career progression and continuing professional development, actively supporting and encouraging our people in pursuing a veterinary certification in ECC.

Ready to take the next step? Cutting Edge is our commitment to investing in the career development of the next generation of Veterinary Surgeons.


Give yourself the edge

Designed by ECC diplomate Amanda Boag, Cutting Edge is a comprehensive induction equipping you with the skills and knowledge you need to take on a full-time role in one of our 53 emergency clinics, located throughout the UK.

The 10-week programme combines lectures and interactive seminars with practical training and surgery, all supported by mentored work within our clinics.

If you are RCVS registered and have a solid foundation in UK general practice, you are ready to take the first step into an emergency role with Cutting Edge.


In return for offering us your talent and commitment, we can offer you:

  • A starting salary of £35,000 (plus regional allowance where applicable) and employee benefits package from day one

  • Generous CPD package to support continuing development

  • Accredited ECC certification support

  • Our clinics are fully equipped with the latest diagnositcs

  • Commitment to clinical governance

  • Exciting and challenging caseload to stretch your skills and experience

  • VDS cover provided


    Think you’re ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people?  Apply now.

    For more information on how you can give yourself the edge, download the Cutting Edge prospectus today.



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Why Work at Vets Now?

Rewards and benefits

As part of the Vets Now team your package will include RCVS membership, EVECCS and IVECCS membership, VDS cover and access to a contributory pension scheme.

Exciting caseload

Working in emergency means no two shifts are the same. You'll see a wide and diverse caseload that will give you the opportunity to use all of your clinical skills.

Owned and run by vets

Vets Now was established by our chairman Richard Dixon, a vet who wanted to help the profession by meeting the growing demand for out-of-hours emergency care. We still put the profession at the heart of everything we do.

Career development

No matter what stage you’re at in your career we’ve got the openings that will help you grow and develop. Whether you want to expand your clinical skills or move into a management role we will support you.

CPD and training

You'll receive a generous CPD allowance and access to one of the most innovative training programmes in the profession. Our team of emergency and critical care specialists shape our clinical training and every year we host the UK’s largest ECC congress.

Working out of hours

We look after our teams, no matter what time of the day or night they work. Working out of hours will give you the opportunity to spend your days doing the things that fit in with your lifestyle.

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