We’re a community of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care. We’re set on building something extraordinary: creating the most forward-thinking and innovative place in the veterinary industry. We’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work. Our mission to deliver progressive, around the clock care means our employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres. We provide ongoing support to our teams, both in practice and through our dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from our advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.
We are seeking a Lead Veterinary Surgeon to drive our Bearsted practice forward!
The ideal candidate will be confident sole charge, with ideally 3-5 years’ experience (UK or equivalent).
This candidate should be a motivated individual who possesses leadership qualities, excellent communication and a passion for patient and client care. Strong management and mentor skills are essential as you will play a crucial part within the team.
The practice has access to a variety of equipment and provides a range of services. Your role will be vital in maintaining the high standards that this practice boasts. The team at Bearsted are supportive and well experienced.
This role covers 39 hours a week over a 4 day shift pattern, offering an attractive work-life balance.
Medivet also offers outstanding career progression, including post-graduate study. We are growing rapidly and it is an exciting time to join us – we encourage growth and development within your role and are truly committed to help our Medivet family members achieve their goals!
Salary & Benefits:
Very competitive salary
Accommodation allowance of £9,600
Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance
£1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave, and in-house CPD training VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays
Fantastic career progression
Colleague of the month awards, Hills staff feeding schemes, plus many more benefits available!
Skills and Experience
You must be a registered Veterinary Surgeon with the RCVS.
Ideally, you will have at least 3 years’ UK (or equivalent) experience.
Medivet Bearsted offers a range of services, including neutering, vaccinations and microchipping. It is also supported by other practices in the Medivet group which offers access to a wider range of services such as MRI, CT Imaging and Endoscopy.
The practice is situated the leafy village of Bearsted, a mere 2 miles away from the main town of Maidstone. The village is also home to the River Len and scenic Mote Park.
Unit 10 Egremont Road , Bearsted, ME15 8LH