Veterinary Surgeon Job – Milton Keynes
Total package value up to £55,000 DOE
Working nights and weekends? Yes, but it’s still the most rewarding job in the industry
The Milton Keynes veterinary team are motivated by driving clinical excellence and providing exceptional pet care at a time when it’s needed most. The team in Milton Keynes welcomes approximately 3000 cases per year which allows ample opportunity to use all the amazing equipment in the clinic. As a Vet Surgeon at Milton Keynes you can expect to have use of separate dog and cat areas, fixed and mobile oxygen and have access to biochemistry, haematology and multiple snap tests, to name a few.
Stand out from the crowd
Being a busy clinic, this job would be ideal for a vet who can think of their feet and thrive in an adrenaline-fuelled emergency environment. You will be fully supported by an expert nursing team and coached by our district vet who will oversee your professional and career development. The 1:2 weekend rota is ideal for a great work/life balance. Your shifts will be a mix of weeknights, weekend days and nights and bank holidays.
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.
Delivering high standards
We are at the forefront of emergency and critical care, making a real difference and saving the lives of pets each and every day. Working as an emergency Vet Surgeon will expose you to a diverse range of cases that you simply won’t see in general practice. Although confidence with sole charge is a must, Vets Now have a strong support network, in and out of clinic, and there’s always somewhere to seek advice. With a strong Vet, Nurse and support staff team in Milton Keynes, you will never feel 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.
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.
For more information about this job, please contact Allison on Allison.Ballard@vets-now.com or call 01383 841181.