Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon £45,000 - £55,000 per year Bexley, Greater London Medivet Welling Part Time, Permanent

The Opportunity

Embark on a rewarding journey as a Veterinary Surgeon in the heart of Welling, where compassion meets community! Join our dynamic team and enjoy the fulfilling experience of making a difference in the lives of beloved pets. Welling, nestled in the scenic landscape of Southeast London, offers a perfect blend of urban amenities and natural beauty. With numerous parks and green spaces, Welling provides a refreshing environment for both work and play.

Our state-of-the-art veterinary clinic is dedicated to promoting the well-being of animals, and you’ll have the chance to collaborate with a passionate team of professionals. Plus, Welling’s vibrant local culture and diverse community create an enriching atmosphere that extends beyond the clinic walls. Seize this opportunity to combine your love for animals with a thriving career in an area that cherishes both its residents and their cherished companions.

Join us in Welling, where your passion for veterinary care can flourish!

 

This role has fantastic potential with certificate funding if desired and the opportunity to influence clinical direction!

  • 5 weeks’ annual leave plus bank holidays
  • 4 weeks’ paid sabbatical (after each 5 years of service)
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Pay
  • £1,500 CPD Allowance plus 3 days CPD leave 
  • RCVS, BVA and VDS fees paid
  • Certificate funding
  • Fair share of Bank Holiday / on-call rota to support our dedicated night team, if required
  • Access to Wellbeing support and EAP programme
  • Access to wide range of discounts for days out, high street and holidays.
  • 100% attendance bonus schemes
  • 1 day ‘Pet’ernity Leave

Key Accountabilities

  • Provide high-quality veterinary care, including diagnosis, treatment, and surgery, in accordance with Medivet’s standards and best practices.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, ensuring clear communication about treatment plans, prognosis, and follow-up care. Foster a compassionate and client-focused approach.
  • Work collaboratively with other veterinary professionals and support staff, contributing to a positive and cohesive team environment. Provide mentorship and guidance to less experienced team members.
  • Stay abreast of the latest developments in veterinary medicine through continuous learning, attending relevant training, and participating in Medivet’s ongoing professional development programs.

Skills and Experience

  • RCVS Registration: Successful completion of the RCVS registration exam is necessary to practice as a veterinary surgeon in the UK.
  • Diagnostic Skills: Proficiency in conducting thorough examinations, interpreting diagnostic tests, and diagnosing medical conditions in animals.
  • Surgical Proficiency: Competence in performing a range of surgeries, from routine procedures to more complex interventions
  • Problem-Solving: Ability to analyze and solve complex medical cases, as well as handle emergencies.
  • Empathy and Compassion: Displaying empathy and compassion toward animals and their owners, especially in sensitive or emotional situations.
  • Client Communication: Effective communication with pet owners to explain diagnoses, treatment plans, and provide guidance on pet care.

About Us

Medivet is a leading veterinary care provider, operating in the UK, Germany, Spain and France.

 

We’re proud to support a large, connected and growing community of colleagues who provide exceptional care, always there. That’s more than a strapline for us, we truly believe every interaction we have matters and that we can make a real difference.

 

We love working with talented, like-minded people who want to stand out in their field and whose compassion for animals always goes way beyond their job. We have exciting plans for the future so come and join us on our journey.

To apply for this fantastic opportunity, simply click apply or for a friendly initial conversation please contact Nabi.issrar@medivet.co.uk – 07961834919

Job number: VET02179