Veterinary Surgeon Job, Sutton, England, UK

Sutton - Veterinary Surgeon (FTC) - Up to £62,000 DOE pro rata - Sutton

Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job Ref: 13320
  • Posted on December 19th 20172017-12-19
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Vet Surgeon - three to nine month contracts available

Salary package up to £62,000 DOE pro rata

Strive to be the best and reach the top of the Veterinary profession.

Working as Vet Surgeon isn’t for the faint hearted. The unsocial hours are challenging and the caseload is unique. That’s why we need a certain calibre of surgeon to work for Vets Now - we expect the best and won’t settle for anything less.

Your opportunity.

The role will entail working in our Sutton clinic which was opened last year and has state of the art equipment with a strong nursing and vet team. We require a MRCVS registered vet that thrives in an ever-changing environment and relishes the challenge emergency work brings. The rota pattern features a mixture of weekend days, weekend nights and weekday nights.

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. 

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

You will fully supported by our District Vet, Principal Vets, nursing experts and clinical support teams in clinic. Whether it’s sharing best practice or seeking advice on a particularly complex case, you will never be alone at Vets Now.

If you are an MRCVS Vet Surgeon and want to find out more about this vacancy, please contact Allison on 01383 841181 or email 

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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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