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  • Veterinary Surgeon, Full Time - Tamworth

As we grow, we are looking for a 1-year minimum Vet Surgeon to join our established team. We currently have 9 Veterinary Surgeons, 2 who have specialisms in Cardiology & internal medicine and one in Ophthalmology, who will be able to mentor and support whilst accessing the graduate programme. We also have a Vet currently doing his surgical certificate and another working on Emergency critical care and we can fully fund all applicants who wish to undertake a certificate.

The Practice!

Riversmeet Veterinary Centre, established over 100 years ago, is a small animal, primary care practice in Staffordshire, with sites in Tamworth and Atherstone.

We provide routine primary care services including orthopaedic surgery, soft tissue surgery, eye, heart and skin treatments, arthritis management and cancer treatment. It also offers referral services in ophthalmology and cardiology.

The Team!

The Riversmeet team members have their own areas of special interest allowing them to provide a high standard of clinical care to clients and patients. We are also a closely knit team, with majority of the team having 5 – 20 years plus service at Riversmeet!

We are growing!

As we grow, we are looking for a 1-year minimum Vet Surgeon to join our established team. We currently have 9 Veterinary Surgeons, 2 who have specialisms in Cardiology & internal medicine and one in Ophthalmology, who will be able to mentor and support whilst accessing the graduate programme. We also have a Vet currently doing his surgical certificate and another working on Emergency critical care and we can fully fund all applicants who wish to undertake a certificate.

You will be required to work an average 40h per week over a 8 week rota (to include only two Saturday mornings and one whole Saturday until 5pm and a Sunday 10am until 4pm). You have Monday off after your weekend as well as your regular day off. A four-day week is the standard working week (8.30am to 7pm). THERE ARE NO OUT OF HOURS.

Part of Linnaeus!

We are happy to be part of Linnaeus Group with almost 180 sites across the UK and Ireland we are part of a growing community of like-minded veterinary professionals who are passionate about what they do. To add, Linnaeus Group is proud to be a part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of veterinary practices which extends our network of 2,500 veterinary clinics and hospitals in over 20 countries making industry-leading pet care available to more than 25 million pets every year.

Together, we can provide the highest standards in pet care and achieve our collective Purpose: A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS.

We demonstrate excellence in everything we do for the associate, client and pet and our mission is to be recognised as the leading veterinary provider for all pets and animals across the UK. We do this by investing in our people and infrastructure to deliver the best in care for our clients and their pets.

Benefits Package:

  • Health Plan and Mental Health Support
  • 5 weeks annual leave, plus bank holidays, plus your birthday off!
  • A four day week
  • No out of hours
  • RCVS /VDS membership fully funded
  • Generous CPD allowance
  • Staff Discount on pet care
  • Pension

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