Vet Surgeon Job, Southampton, England, UK

Veterinary Surgeon Job (FTC) - Southampton

Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job Ref: 12760
  • Posted on February 22nd 20172017-02-22
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Veterinary Surgeon Job - Southampton

Total package value up to £55,000 DOE

Fixed-term contract (maternity cover)

We have a job opportunity for a vet surgeon to join our out-of-hours team in Southampton on a fixed-term basis (maternity leave).

You’ll join our dedicated veterinary team, providing an emergency and critical care (ECC) service for practices, pets and their owners in Southampton. Our veterinary clinic has a well-established and experienced close-knit team who pride themselves on providing high clinical standards and client care. The caseload, approximately a mixture of 2400 private and PDSA cases per year, is challenging but exciting and rewarding.

The successful vet will be an experienced MRCVS registered (or eligible for RCVS) veterinary surgeon.

For those veterinary surgeons looking for more responsibility in mentoring and coaching vets and building relationships with local practices, there is the opportunity to take on some management duties.

This role can be fulfilled on a part time basis.

Your job benefits will include:

  • continuous learning and career development (CPD)
  • generous CPD allowance
  • VDS cover provided
  • membership for both IVECCS and EVECCS
  • contributory pension scheme

For more information about this job, please contact Anne on or call 01383 841181.

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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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