Veterinary Surgeon Job, Luton, Bedfordshire, Southern England, UK

Veterinary Surgeon Job - Luton

Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job Ref: 13442
  • Posted on February 26th 20182018-02-26
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Veterinary Surgeon Job – Luton

Total package value up to £55,000 DOE

Save lives and make a real difference at Vets Now

With a Vet Surgeon role at Vets Now, you can nurture your skills with coaching from our UK network of veterinary experts. 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. High quality patient and client care are paramount to the success of the Luton clinic.

Supportive team and network

In Luton, there is an established culture of striving to improve through case handling, reflective exercises and further training. Our vet team are all experienced emergency clinicians and some of our exemplary nurses have further qualifications (nursing diplomas) and others are studying towards the VN ECC certificate. Our supportive UK 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.

Our people are our greatest asset

Recognising hard work is really important to Vets Now. 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.

Celebrating success

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. 

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.

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.

This role would suit a MRCVS vet surgeon looking to undertake a certificate, or a less experienced clinician seeking a little extra time with their cases through the support of an experienced mentor. To find out more about this vacancy, please contact Anne in the recruitment team 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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