About the Job

Vet Surgeon

Up to £62,000 DOE pro rata plus benefits

Provide care at a time when it’s needed most at Vets Now Ashford

We recognise a work/life balance is of the upmost importance and this opportunity provides great scope for clinical excellence and career development with adequate time off-shift. The rota pattern will involve 1:2 weekends, a mix of weekday nights and a fair share of bank holidays. We will also consider part time candidates and those looking to work weekends only.

Diverse caseload

A Vet Surgeon in Ashford will find challenging cases and situations far removed from day practice – perfect for learning and career development. We are looking for a Vet that relishes the diverse caseload you see in Emergency and Critical Care to complete the team. The team is complimented by a strong nursing team and the Senior Vet will mentor, support and offer guidance continuously.

Great place to work

Recognising hard work is really important to us. Our employees are our greatest asset which is why we offer a first class benefits and rewards package that could include:

  • 6.6 weeks annual leave
  • private medical insurance (from April 2019)
  • comprehensive CPD allowance
  • pension contributions
  • professional membership
  • 50% discounted staff pet care
  • death in service of two times annual salary
  • membership of employee wellbeing programme
  • company sick pay scheme
  • company maternity, paternity and adoption pay scheme
  • birthday as a day off

Enhanced induction

At Vets Now, we are passionate about training and the on-going development of our employees. If this vacancy is of interest and you feel you would benefit from an enhanced induction into our business then one of the options below may be perfect for you:

Cutting Edge: 10 week supported route into a full time role with Vets Now for those looking to start their career in ECC.

AdvantEdge: Two week programme for experienced, talented Vets that will fast track them into a successful emergency role.

Please get in touch with Anne in our Talent team to discuss on 01383 841181 or email [email protected]