Are you looking for something a bit different at this stage in your veterinary career? Perhaps working during the night would fit in well with your current lifestyle and commitments? If working OOH appeals, this is a very exciting opportunity for you to join this hugely successful progressive practice in West Yorkshire, who provide an extended 24/7 service which includes OOH emergency care and hospitalisation to patients from fifteen practices in the region. Unlike some veterinary OOH positions, this practice is active throughout the night, offering an interesting case load, consults throughout the evening and options to operate during the wee hours.
The partners has run this successful practice since 2012 having worked in several large practices across West Yorkshire. He qualified from Liverpool University, completing his BSAVA PGCert in surgery in 2015. He and his team of 7 full time day vets (and 3 night vets) perform a variety of surgeries - orthopaedic including TTA, patella, fracture repairs and challenging soft surgery tissue, cardiology and imaging with around 60% insured clients, with the support of 12 nurses , 4 student nurses and 5 VCA’s. Their favourite toys include endoscopy, digital x-ray, ultrasound, IM3 dental machine, IM3 dental x-ray, Idexx lasercyte and catalyst DX, ECG and orthopaedic surgical kit including Orthomed MMP TTA.
Join the existing night team, where your work pattern comprises of one-week night rota (Monday to Sunday), followed by two weeks off. Annual leave is worked into the salary package, and is expected to be taken within your windows of two weeks off. This ensures that they have the continuity of three, full-time night vets working in rotation at the practice providing gold-standard, quality care to clients throughout the year. Each night shift you would be working with one of the 2 experienced, permanent night RVN’s (one who has completed, and one who is presently studying the VN ECC Certificate) as well as 2 VCA’s and evening receptionist.
They strongly encourage CPD and career development with five vets currently studying for certificates in small animal medicine, dentistry & ECC.
If you want to work alongside a progressive, enthusiastic and hard-working team. Love challenging case-loads and wish to further your clinical development, this is the practice for you. With generous salary, great work-life balance, pension & benefits, please apply today.