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Veterinary Surgeon Role, Edinburgh


Family-run independent looking for another vet to add to their team - great location, friendly and supportive working environment, no OOH, 34 days holiday!

Situated to the south of Edinburgh, this practice offers a lovely location on Edinburgh's doorstep without the house prices and congestion of the city centre!

Established over 15 years ago, the practice is family-run and so offers a supportive, relaxed, friendly working environment. Currently expanding, an extension is being added to make room for another consult room and a large, spacious waiting area. The practice as it stands now is modern and open plan with 2 consult rooms, prep room, ops theatre and kennels.

The practice is equipped with all the modern veterinary toys including ultrasound, digital x-ray (which links to the ops theatre), full IDEXX lab and an endoscope.

There is an experienced and supportive team of 3-4 vets during the week, 4 RVNs, and a lovely support team. All the staff enjoy working there and there are no weekly sales meetings or financial pressure.

Key Duties

  • The role is for a 4.5 day week (5 day week alternating with a 4 day week).
  • There is 1 in 4 Saturday mornings (8am - 12pm), however you will be working alongside 1 or 2 nurses so never truly sole charge.
  • Backup is always readily available from a senior vet should you need it.
  • No OOH or on call.

Package and Benefits

  • Competitive salary up from £35,000 to £45,000
  • Generous CPD allowance
  • 34 days holiday allowance
  • Professional fees paid
  • Uniform provided
  • Pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • No pressure working environment

Key Skills, Qualifications and Client Requirements

  • Ideally you will have a minimum of 1 years UK experience and be comfortable with most routine consultations and procedures.

What Happens Next?

If you are interested in finding out more about this role please click the 'Apply' button. On submission of the job application form, an email alert is sent to the specialist consultant handling this role to register your interest.

All dialogue with us is in the strictest of confidence, without any obligation and we will NOT send your details to the relevant practice without your consent.

Alternatively, to find out more about this role or any other roles that maybe relevant, you can email us at [email protected] or call our Veterinary team on 01423 813453

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