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 looking for a Night Vet to join our friendly and experienced team in Thirsk.
Full time – 7 nights on – 7 nights off – part time hours will also be considered
Salary up to £65,000
Accommodation allowance £5,400
Vehicle or vehicle allowance of £2,500
CPD allowance with CPD leave
VDS, RCVS and BVS fees paid
We also offer generous annual leave plus fantastic career progression.
The ideal candidate will have a passion for emergency and critical care and will thrive on working at gold standard in patient and client care. All our practices share the same software, so you will have access to your patients’ history at all times; case continuity guaranteed! You will be working 7 nights on 7 nights off. This role may suit an ECC Certificate holder or someone who is working towards this – full funding will be given.
Medivet also offers outstanding career progression, including post-graduate study and partnership. 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!
Skills and Experience
You must be a registered Veterinary Surgeon with the RCVS.
You must be confident working sole charge, with the ability to make sound clinical judgement.
Night shift experience is desirable but not essential.
This is a thriving practice with rustic charm set in North Yorkshire in the market town of Thirsk with 4 consult rooms, large operating theatre, digital X-ray room, ultrasound and well-equipped prep area.
The practice has a large waiting area and a dedicated reception team.
The beautiful area of North Yorkshire is a vast area with endless opportunities for adventure and sightseeing in the Yorkshire Dales, North Yorkshire moors, Yorkshire coast, Herriot country including historic York, Harrogate with its Victorian Splendour and the bustling market town of Thirsk. All with great shopping opportunities, including a designer outlet at York.
There is also many museums and galleries, including the Jorvik Centre in York, a modern insight to the Viking heritage of York itself and the James Herriot museum in Thirsk for fans of the famous Yorkshire vet.
Every July, the Great Yorkshire Show is held near Harrogate. An iconic three-day event and one of the biggest agricultural events in the English calendar offering a fantastic day out of shopping, food, displays and much more!
In North Yorkshire there are plenty of cosy pubs to visit for good food and a warm fire or you could go to the Michelin starred restaurant 15 minutes down the road in Oldstead.
York Road , Thirsk, YO7 3BT