Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon Hendon, Greater London Medivet 24 Hour Hendon Full Time, Permanent

About us

We’re a community of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care. We’re set on building something extraordinary: creating the most forward-thinking and innovative place in the veterinary industry. We’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work. Our mission to deliver progressive, around the clock care means our employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres. We provide ongoing support to our teams, both in practice and through our dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from our advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.

The role

We are looking for a Night Veterinary Surgeon to join our friendly and experienced team in Hendon.

Medivet 24 Hour Hendon is a modern and well-equipped veterinary surgery in London. We are committed to providing a high quality, good value and honest veterinary service to all pets, both day and night. All our practices share the same software, so you will have access to your patients’ history at all times; case continuity guaranteed!

The ideal candidate will have a passion for emergency and critical care and will thrive on working at gold standard in patient and client care. This role offers the potential to study an ECC certificate, if desired.

This is a permanent full time role. The shift pattern consists of 7 nights on 14 nights off, (Monday – Sunday), 7pm – 9am. Weekends are included in this pattern.

Medivet also offers outstanding career progression, including post-graduate study. We are growing rapidly and it is an exciting time to join us – we encourage growth and development within your role and are truly committed to help our Medivet family members achieve their goals!

Salary & Benefits

  • A competitive package of up to £63,800 depending on your experience
  • annualised hours so no extra holiday
  • £1,500 CPD allowance with 2 days’ CPD leave and in-house CPD training
  • VDS, RCVS and BVA fees paid
  • Fantastic career progression and opportunities
  • Colleague of the month awards, Hill’s staff feeding scheme, plus many more benefits available!
  • Improved maternity and paternity leave
  • ‘Peternity’ leave

 

 

Skills and experience

You must be a registered Veterinary Surgeon with the RCVS.

You must be confident working sole charge, with the ability to make sound clinical judgement.

Night shift experience is desirable but not essential.

Branch

Medivet Hendon 24-Hour is a bustling hospital, it has recently been recognised as one of London’s best Veterinary practices.

The successful candidate will be joining a highly experienced team led by our established Branch Partners Sarah and Jeremy, as well as the Head Registered Veterinary Nurse with 15 years experience. Including certificate holders or those currently undertaking a certificate. The hospital also possess a highly skilled and experienced nursing team, with 11 RVNs, a dedicated reception and night team to see your cases through the night on site as well as 9-10 Vets on rota daily.

It houses an MRI/CT unit and so treats many interesting neurology, medicine, surgical and other cases. Additionally, Hendon 24hr is equipped with endoscopy, arthroscopy, digital x-ray, MiLab X7 ultrasound, multi-parameter monitors, in-house bloods, dental radiology and much more! The group is also supported by its own pet blood bank, laboratory as well as other services. Hendon also has a spacious garden, separate cat and dog wards, two dedicated staff rooms, a close link to the station as well as a friendly and sociable team who enjoy their team nights out.

It supports Medivet clinics in all of Northwest London but also the whole of Southern England, with interesting and complicated cases.

Our address is 89-91 Watford Way, London NW4 4RS.

Job number: VET02070