Principal Vet Surgeon Job, Canterbury, Southern England, UK

Senior Veterinary Surgeon Job - Canterbury

Principal Vet

  • Job Ref: 13351
  • Posted on January 3rd 20182018-01-03

Senior Veterinary Surgeon Job – Canterbury

Salary package up to £70,000 DOE with a relocation package and a Golden Hello available

Be at the forefront of clinical excellence with Vets Now Canterbury

With Vets Now a Senior Vet will have a clear progressive pathway to success. From accredited ECC certification support to clinical research studies, we will support you in taking control of your own career development and help nurture your skills. You will also have the ability to shape the careers of emerging talent through coaching and mentoring.

Out-of-hours doesn’t necessarily mean out-of-reach

The Canterbury clinic is staffed with a supportive team of vets and nurses and features state of the art equipment. The team thrives on a diverse and interesting private caseload of approximately 3,500 cases per year. The wider network of emergency clinics and specialty hospitals work in collaboration to ensure that we can offer the best emergency and critical care in the country. Whether it’s sharing best practice or seeking advice on a particularly complex case, you will never be alone at Vets Now.

Stand out from the crowd

Vets Now have revolutionised the way emergency veterinary care is provided. Since 2001 we have grown to become the UK’s leading provider of emergency and critical care - this is down to the dedication and clinical excellence of our clinic teams. People are at the heart of what we do, that’s why we take a pioneering approach to people development. We take pride and integrity in the work that we do and that’s why we are committed to investing in the career progression of our people.

Great place to work

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 could include 6.6 weeks annual leave, pension contributions, professional membership, free holiday accommodation in Arran, 50% discounted staff pet care, death in service of two times annual salary, membership of employee wellbeing programme, company sick pay scheme, company maternity, paternity and adoption pay scheme and your birthday as a day off. 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.  

Diverse and unique caseload

If you are a strong clinician that excels as an emergency vet surgeon and also takes real pride in mentoring and coaching others, we want to hear from you. Please contact Allison on 01383 841181 or email allison.ballard@vets-now.com to discuss this vacancy further.

 



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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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