Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon £45,000 - £55,000 per year Dartford, Kent Medivet 24 Hour Dartford Full Time, Permanent

The Opportunity

Elevate your veterinary career in the picturesque town of Dartford! As a Veterinary Surgeon, immerse yourself in a fulfilling professional journey surrounded by the charm and warmth of Dartford’s community. Nestled along the River Thames, Dartford offers a unique blend of historic allure and modern amenities. Imagine working in a cutting-edge veterinary clinic with access to lush green spaces, providing a serene backdrop for healing and care. Dartford’s excellent transport links make commuting a breeze, allowing you to easily explore nearby attractions during your downtime.

Join our passionate team and be part of Dartford’s vibrant community, where your skills as a Veterinary Surgeon will be appreciated and celebrated. Experience the perfect balance of a thriving career and a rich, local culture in the heart of Dartford

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.

Your 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: VET02053