Veterinary Surgeon

Job Description

The Role

We are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon. You will have the opportunity to experience both consultations and surgeries at our London Road practice and consulting only at the Hollies, our branch surgery one day per week. The rota is 1:5 weekends in 6 and 1 inpatient check per week. Full time Veterinary Surgeons work a 4-day week, although part time applications will also be considered. Following a weekend, our Veterinary Surgeons are allocated 5 days off, from Wednesday evening to Tuesday morning. No out of hours.

About Us

We are a small animal practice, with one branch surgery which is consulting only. The practice has been established since the 1930’s and has evolved over the years with the changing pace of veterinary medicine to offer a modern service with a well-established reputation. We are located in a busy market town close to the beautiful North Norfolk coastline. Norwich is our closest city, an hour’s drive and London is 90 minutes away by train.

We are a friendly, knowledgeable team of Veterinary Surgeons and RVN’s. We have a really good mix of experience in our veterinary team, which includes an advanced practitioner in emergency and critical care, certificate holders in internal medicine and cardiology. Our Vets work closely with each other, offering advice to their colleagues and working up cases together to achieve the best possible results for our patients.

We see a varied caseload and our Veterinary Surgeons have clinical freedom and are well supported by proactive and experienced Nurses and Receptionists. We have a wide range of diagnostic and surgical equipment including state of the art dental suite, equipped with top of the range dentistry unit and dental radiography. Fully equipped in-house laboratory, digital radiography, ultrasound unit and flexible endoscope. Range of surgical instruments and equipment, including bi-polar electrocautery and suction unit as well as an oscillometric blood pressure and multiparameter monitor. Ophthalmic equipment includes tonopen and slit lamp.

As a Disability Confident Employer we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long term health conditions, and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

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King's Lynn, Norfolk, United Kingdom

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London Road Veterinary Centre