Vet Surgeon Job, Farnham, Surrey, England, UK

Veterinary Surgeon Job - Farnham

Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job Ref: 13361
  • Posted on January 8th 20182018-01-08
This vacancy is no longer advertised

Veterinary Surgeon Job – Farnham  

Total package value up to £65,000 DOE

Develop your emergency and critical care skills at Vets Now Farnham

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, thanks in part to the dedication and clinical excellence of our clinic teams. We pride ourselves in actively investing in CPD, with clear progression opportunities supported by our inclusive learning culture. We make a real impact on the wider profession by driving clinical research and, by joining the Vets Now family, you will be at the forefront of clinical excellence.

Work two weekends a month only

Working as an out-of-hours emergency vet is challenging. The purely private caseload is unpredictable and the hours can be unsociable. Yet, Vets Now Farnham have created a clinic-specific rota that combines the adrenaline rush of ECC with the flexibility of working only 12 shifts a month, allowing plenty of time to follow passions outside of work. Our unique rota pattern includes working one in two weekends and a fair share of weekday nights and bank holidays. You can have the best of both worlds working sole charge at times, but being an integral part of a bigger team when busier.  

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

At Vets Now Farnham, you will be fully supported by our exceptional nursing and clinical support teams. 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.

At Vets Now we are passionate about training and the on-going development of our employees. If this vacancy 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.

Advantage: 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.

If you are a MRCVS registered veterinary surgeon with a solid foundation in general veterinary practice, please contact Anne on 01383 841181 or email anne.longmire@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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