Emergency Veterinary Surgeon, Jobs, Northern England, Manchester

Emergency Veterinary Surgeon - Manchester

Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job Ref: 13431
  • Posted on February 14th 20182018-02-14

Veterinary Surgeon Job

Package negotiable DOE

Get the buzz of ECC and the support of an established team at Vets Now Manchester

At Vets Now Manchester, our out-of-hours team are here to provide an emergency service at nights, weekends and bank holidays and also to ensure continuity of care for any inpatients that have been seen by our referral team. If you're looking for a rewarding career in a fast-paced but friendly environment then Vets Now is for you. Our ethos is simple - to give people and their pets the care and support they deserve, at the time they need it most and our Vets are vital to delivering this ethos.

We operate to a high clinical standard with a full team of Specialists, Vets, and Nurses. Our equipment includes some of the most advanced equipment in the North West if not the UK and includes CT (up to 32 slice images), C-Arm, Direct to Digital X-ray.

Within the hospital we have specialist disciplines including ECC, Surgery (soft tissue and orthopaedic), Internal Medicine and Cardiology.

Rolling rota consisting 4 or 5 shifts on and 4 to 7 days off. Shifts will be a mixture of 14:00 to 00:00 and 18:30 to 07:30.

​What's in it for you?

Recognising hard work is really important to us. Our employees are our greatest asset which is why we offer a first class benefits and rewards package that includes:

  • 6.6 weeks pro rata annual leave plus your birthday off
  • AVP ECC Cert fully funded and allowance paid on completion
  • Pension contributions
  • Professional membership fee's
  • Free holiday accommodation in Arran
  • 50% discounted staff pet care plan
  • Death in service of twice your annual salary
  • Membership of employee wellbeing programme
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Company maternity, paternity and adoption pay scheme

As well as providing a competitive package of rewards and benefits, we also take pride in celebrating our successes. This includes hosting an annual awards ceremony for those who have exceeded expectations. Clinical staff are also encouraged to attend our annual ECC Congress, the largest in the UK, which features an array of internationally accredited speakers, delegates and exhibitors.  

To find out more about this excellent opportunity or to apply, please contact Jay on 01383 841181 or email jay.hamill@vets-now.com  

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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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