Veterinary Surgeon FTC, Jobs, Northern England, Alfreton, 13354

Veterinary Surgeon FTC - Alfreton

Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job Ref: 13354
  • Posted on January 4th 20182018-01-04

Veterinary Surgeon Job – Alfreton

Salary up to £52,500 DOE

We are there when pets and their owners need us most, will you be there too? 

If being part of an exceptional team and working with state of the art equipment is important to you then this is definitley the role for you. We have a fixed term contract available in our Alfreton clinic until July 2018 with a possibility to go permanent. We are based within the award winning Alfreton Park Veterinary Hospital where you will not only have access to all of the equipment onsite but you will be supported by our well established team of nurses and coached and mentored by our Senior Vet who is an ECC Advanced Practicioner.

Our rota pattern in Alfreton will lend itself well to a great work-life balance, you will typically work 11 shifts in a 4 week period which equates to 1 in 2 weekends. It is rare to find this type of shift pattern working in emergency! You will also have 6.6 weeks holiday pro rata per annum and your birthday off.

People are at the heart of what we do

That’s why we take a pioneering approach to people development. We have cemented our commitment to continuous development by heavily investing in CPD, ECC certification and coaching to give our staff the springboard they need to take their career to the next level. 

If this vacancy or similar is of interest and you feel you would benefit from a supported route in to our business then one of the options below may be perfect for you.

Cutting Edge: 10 week supported route into a full time role with Vets Now for those looking to start their career in ECC.

AdvantEdge: 2 week programme for experienced, talented Vets that will fast track them into a successful emergency role.

Refresh Your Edge: 12 week flexible, distance learning programme aimed at Vets who have maybe had a break in practice and are looking to ease their way into ECC.

To find out more about this vacancy or to apply, please contact Jay 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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