About the Job

Weekend Vet Surgeon

Up to £45ph DOE and £10,000 recognition bonus pro rata

Make your weekends work at Vets Now

Vets Now Preston is a thriving clinic with a diverse caseload. Whether you are working a second job or looking to get more ECC experience, this is a great opportunity to further your own knowledge and work with a team who are passionate about progressing the world of emergency and critical care.

Available shifts are as follows:

  • Saturday 1700-2200 and Sunday 1200-2200
  • Plus a fair share of bank holidays
  • There’s also the opportunity to work one or two weekday backshifts per week (1900-0100)

With access to the largest ECC caseload in Europe, this role will be both stimulating and rewarding. Along with rate of pay up to £45ph DOE, we also offer a benefits package which includes the following:

  • Private medical insurance
  • Membership of employee wellbeing programme
  • Enhanced sick pay
  • Enhanced maternity policy including six months full pay
  • Family-friendly policies including paternity and adoption pay schemes
  • Seven weeks pro rata annual leave
  • Your birthday as a paid day off
  • Paid volunteering days
  • £1,500 CPD allowance plus 35 paid hours pro rata
  • ECC certificate support – financial and paid study leave
  • RCVS fees, VECCS membership and VDS cover
  • Vets Now For You – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
  • UK Standard Pension contributions – 5% Employee/3% Employer
  • Up to 50% discounted staff pet care
  • Death in service of two times annual salary

Give yourself the AdvantEdge

We can also offer a place on our two-week AdvantEdge programme. Designed for experienced Veterinary Surgeons who want to refresh or cement their emergency and critical care knowledge and skills, the programme contains 75 hours of CPD and concludes with a surgical wet lab practical weekend.

If you are interested to learn more about this role or would like to spend some time in clinic prior to applying, please get in touch with Anne in our Talent team on 07860 404646 or through [email protected]