About the Job

Senior Vet Surgeon

Up to £65,000 DOE plus benefits

Be extraordinary and lead the next generation of Vet Surgeons

Our Senior Vets are leaders. They nurture and support emerging talent and help shape the careers of future generations or emergency clinicians. Coupled with a diverse range of cases, a Senior Vet Surgeon in Gateshead will lead from the front in achieving high quality patient care, excellent client care and encourage a team work mentality.

Provide emergency care at a time when it’s needed most

Gateshead is a busy and forward thinking clinic. The team are highly motivated and are pro-active in learning about new techniques and evidence based care. On shift, you will be supported by a strong nursing team, Animal Care Assistants and Receptionists. The wider network of emergency clinics and specialty hospitals work in collaboration to ensure that we can offer the best Emergency and Critical Care in the country. Whether it’s sharing best practice or seeking advice on a particularly complex case, you will never be on your own at Vets Now.

On-going professional development

Vets Now are committed to investing in the career progression of our people and we expect our Senior Vets to be ambitious in their own journey too. We will support all employees in pursuing a particular interest of choice and offer exceptional mentoring programmes. We make a real impact on the wider profession by driving clinical research and, by joining the Vets Now family, you will be at the forefront of clinical excellence.

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 to our business, then AdvantEdge may be perfect for you. This is a two week enhanced induction for experienced and 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]