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 an Assistant Veterinary Surgeon to join our team at Medivet Evegate (Montgomery Vets) to replace a colleague who has left to work in a RSCPA wildlife hospital.
The ideal candidate will be confident sole charge, with ideally at least 2 years’ experience. This position would suit a confident Veterinary Surgeon with GP experience and excellent client and communication skills. You will be able to work along side 2 zoo/exotic medicine certificate holders.
Ideally, candidates would have an interest in exotic species, as this practice are specialists in this field. S trong mentorship and support will be available to help you develop your career and get the most satisfaction from your job.
This role will function in an environment where colleagues support each other, by sharing skills and knowledge, to give our patients the best outcomes. In return, we will provide strong mentorship, a fantastic package and the chance to be involved in cases using state-of-the-art technology. We provide all this whilst you continue to develop your career and get the most job satisfaction.
The successful candidate will work 40 hours a week. The shift pattern includes 1:3 Saturdays.
Medivet 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!
Salary & Benefits:
Very competitive salary of up to £40,000 pro rata
Accommodation allowance of £9,600 pro rata
Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance pro rata
£1,500 pro rata CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave, and in-house CPD training
VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays pro rata
Fantastic career progression and partnership opportunities
Colleague of the month awards, Hills staff feeding schemes, plus many more benefits available!
Skills and Experience
You must be a Veterinary Surgeon who is registered with the RCVS.
Medivet Evegate (Montgomery Vets) offers a range of services for their patients, including neutering, vaccinations and microchipping. The practice also has access to other services that the Medivet group offers, such as MRI, ECG and CT Imaging.
This is a small and friendly practice that prides itself on exceptionally high standards of care. The case load is small animal with some exotic referrals/wildlife. The clinic is purpose build, providing an excellent working environment that is also great for patients. Here, both staff and clients are valued highly and the service is designed to be outstanding and personalized for each patient.
The practice is located in a rural area near Ashford in Kent, a village that is proud of its history and heritage. The coast is a mere 20 minute drive away, where you will find the Hythe seafront, restaurants and bars.
Evegate Business Park ,Station Road , Ashford, TN25 6SX