About the Job

Part Time Vet Surgeon

Up to £60,000 DOE pro rata plus benefits

A work life extraordinary with Vets Now Gateshead

Vets Now 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. We are looking for a part time Vet Surgeon that relishes the diverse caseload you see in Emergency and Critical Care to complete the team and work an average 36 hours a week. The rota will rotate every three weeks and we will consider applications from those looking to for more hours.

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

Working as an emergency Vet can be challenging. The caseload is diverse and the hours can be unsociable. Yet with unpredictability comes opportunity. Working as an emergency Vet Surgeon will expose you to a diverse range of cases that you simply won’t see in general practice – perfect for learning and career development.

Great place to work

On shift, you will be supported by a strong nursing team, Animal Care Assistants and Receptionists. 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
  • 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 David in our Talent team to discuss on 01383 841181 or email [email protected]