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  1. SW Ireland - West Cork - 2 vet mixed practice photos new position
  2. Scotland - Argyll - Campbeltown - 5 vet mixed practice new grads welcomephotos new position
  3. North Wales - Conwy - Mochdre - 5 vet small animal practice - locum or permanent photos new position
  4. Somerset - Bridgwater - 3 vet small animal practicenew grads welcomephotos
  5. London - Bermondsey - 4 vet 100% feline practice - night clinicians Sponsornew position

SOMERSET - BRIDGWATER - SMALL ANIMALS

In an era of corporatisation, Polden Hills Veterinary Centre are proud to be an established, wholly independent and enthusiastic, small animal practice, constantly striving for high clinical standards.

We pride ourselves on being a forward thinking clinic offering a high level, client and patient focused service, in a well-equipped and supportive environment.

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Despite changes in our fast evolving profession, we continue to provide our own out of hours service for registered clients and patients, with on-site hospitalisation.

Due to recent expansion, we are excited to advertise for 2 x ambitious Veterinary Surgeons looking to evolve and develop their career within our large, light and airy, new facility here, in the heart of Somerset, UK.

The successful candidates will be afforded clinical freedom with no targets or restrictions on drugs used. You will be encouraged to pursue clinical interests to advanced certificate level, whilst being supported by a strong, experienced clinical team.

In this role you will provide an effective, reliable and consistent first opinion veterinary service to an ever growing and extremely loyal client base which, we value hugely.

What are we offering?

What are we looking for?

All that we ask is that you can demonstrate a genuine passion for the profession and look to embrace all that this exciting opportunity has to offer!

Interested?

Please send your CV, skills matrix and a covering letter to Natasha Jowett, Practice Manager – natasha@poldenhillsvets.com.

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LONDON, BERMONDSEY - FELINE MEDICINE & EMERGENCY MEDICINE SponsorNew Position

The London Cat Clinic www.thelondoncatclinic.co.uk  is continuing its exceptional growth and we are now looking for experienced night clinicians with an interest in feline-only medicine to enable, strengthen and expand our newly launched 24hr emergency service.

Who are we?

Our clinic is very definitely independent, purpose-built and Gold Standard. We celebrated our 4th birthday in May 2021 and have nearly 4000 registered patients which brings an interesting and varied caseload, being a mixture of first opinion work, and a rapidly increasing number of challenging second opinions and referral cases. As our patients are our priority, we wanted to continue the very high quality of the care we deliver during the day into the nights and out-of-hours and do so all under one roof. This is why we, as a team, made the decision to go against the trend and provide our own out-of-hours and are excited for you to join us on our journey.

We want to move our overnight offering to the next level by recruiting passionate clinicians who have feline medicine and emergency medicine as their passions and who will complement and enhance our services whilst embracing the ethos of our care and clinical excellence.

The provision of a fully in-house independent 24hr feline-only emergency and in-patient service is unique in the United Kingdom and you will become part of something challenging and rewarding.

Who are you?

The colleagues we are looking for would have excellent clinical skills that are matched by a commitment to building trusted relationships with our team members as well as our clients.   One thing that four years in practice and a pandemic has shown us is that the team that supports each other not only survives but thrives so this mindset is an essential requirement. You must love cats, be passionate about what you do and will treat our patients, team members and owners with the same care and attention you would like to be treated.

We value all our team members equally and a core value is that the ‘whole is greater than the sum of its parts’. We expect you to feel the same.

Ideally, you would be at least 3 years post-qualification with experience in ECC and a keen interest in in feline medicine. The position is medicine and in-patient management heavy but as the position is ‘sole-charge’, your surgery skills should allow you to comfortably perform non-routine emergency procedures, such as c-sections, exploratory GI surgery, chest drain placement etc. If you have experience with an ultrasound probe and know your way around a cat’s abdomen, this would be great, but this isn’t essential, and training can be provided. If you are studying towards a certificate or post-graduate qualification, the Clinic’s caseload will enhance any study or certification theory with practical exposure.

What we have and what we offer

Every advertisement requires that we should tell you we have all the toys. If your wish list includes a CT and MRI, well, we don’t, but if it includes everything other than those two, we most likely do. You can take a tour of the practice here: https://www.thelondoncatclinic.co.uk/take-a-tour/. We are well situated in Bermondsey with excellent transport links being close to London Bridge and the Jubilee Line.

We currently envisage a rota of 7 days on / 7 days off, but we are flexible to hear alternative suggestions if there is something that works better for you and is possible with the team we have and we are already making changes to our shifts to recognise the need for work-life balance.

Salary is based on experience and will recognise the specific requirements of this role, but is likely to be in the range of £55k to c. £65k DOE and is negotiable. We also offer a discretionary performance bonus and really good benefits including enhanced CPD, private health insurance, RCVS membership and in-clinic discounts for pets.

We are a Tier 2 Visa A-rated sponsor and will definitely consider a sponsorship package for the right candidate with an immediately RCVS registrable qualification.

If you are interested in joining the team or would like to know more about being part of a real growth story in a market-leading clinic, please call me at the clinic for an informal confidential chat. If you would like to apply please send a covering letter and CV to drjeremy@thelondoncatclinic.co.uk

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WEST CORK - MIXED PRACTICE New Position

Collins Veterinary Clinic is situated in the South West of Ireland in the towns of Skibbereen & Bantry. This picturesque area in West Cork boasts some of the best beaches in Ireland and is a hugely popular tourist destination. For the past 20 years Collins Veterinary has been servicing this community as a mixed practice with one facility near Skibbereen and a small animal clinic in Bantry.

We are seeking an enthusiastic veterinary assistant to help with both large animal work, (dairy, suckler and sheep), as well as helping in a rapidly expanding small animal clinic, which has all the mod cons (digital X-ray, ultrasound and blood machines).

The successful candidate would want to be proficient in all the routine works associated with large animal practice during a busy springtime, and also small animal clinics and surgeries. Training can be provided for an enthusiastic candidate.

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Car and accommodation can be arranged if needed, and wage would be based on experience. 1 in 3 rota.
The position is available from October 1st.

If you would like to join our practice, please email Fachtna Collins at fachtna028@yahoo.ie for more information.

Tel: 028 38909 or 086 8543580

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WEST COAST SCOTLAND - MIXED PRACTICE new grads welcomeNew Position

Mixed Veterinary Surgeon required in Campbeltown, on the picturesque West Coast of Scotland. We are an independent stand-alone practice. We have a well-equipped small animal clinic and deal with friendly owner occupier farmers. Equipment includes Digital X Rays, ultrasound etc.

The practice is truly mixed: Small Animal 40%, Dairy 30%, Beef 20%, Sheep 5% and some equine 5%.

About the Role:

You will have ample opportunity to follow your own interests &/or outdoor pursuits such as, running, hill walking, cycling, golf, sailing, surfing, cycling, etc.

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The practice is offering a competitive salary commensurate with experience, a funded CPD package as well as 30 days holiday.

Contact Donald Armour or Ruth Smith campbeltownvets@aol.com

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Westwards Veterinary Practice
89/91 Longrow
Campbeltown
Argyll

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MOCHDRE, CONWY, NORTH WALES - SMALL ANIMAL New Position

Mochdre Vets and Rehabilitation is looking for someone to join our team of 5 vets to continue offering a high level of veterinary care to our clients.

We have been established 4 years and are rapidly growing. We are supported by a great team of nurses, receptionists and rehabilitation staff. We have visiting specialists and are able to offer very high levels of care.

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The ideal would be a permanent person but we would take a locum veterinary surgeon. We have previously employed a South African vet through sponsorship and are open to sponsoring the right person.

There will be a four day rota including an individual ops day allowing plenty of time to explore the beautiful surrounding of our North Wales area.

For more information please email office@mochdrevets.co.uk

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