Graduate Veterinary Surgeon (Rotating Graduate Veterinary Surgeon)
Victoria animal hospital, fixed term contract (18 months), full time
What is the role?
We are currently recruiting for a Graduate Veterinary Surgeon to join our team on an 18 month fixed term contract in July 2020. This is an excellent opportunity to advance your skills in small animal medicine and surgery in a hospital environment. We offer superb clinical facilities including two operating theatres, digital x-ray, video endoscopy, ultrasound, multiparameter monitors, ASIF kit, KE ESF kit, air drill, ECG, dental x-ray, in-house lab and separate dog, cat and rabbit wards.
This role involves time spent both at Blue Cross London hospitals in Victoria, Merton and Hammersmith as well as at Blue Cross Grimsby animal hospital. It is proposed that assignment to each hospital will be applied on a rotation basis with six each months being located at London/Grimsby/London. This fixed term role is a residential post and therefore accommodation will be provided as part of the remuneration and benefits package at one of the London hospitals and then at our animal hospital in Grimsby. This is a full time role of 42 hours per week over five days for a 18 month fixed term contract. You will be required to participate in an out of hours rota that includes weekends and bank holidays for which equivalent time off in lieu will be given.
What is required?
We are looking for people with the following:
• Member of Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
It would also be great if you had:
• UK small animal or mixed practice experience
• UK driving licence
Interviews will be held on Thursday 26th and Friday 27th March 2020.
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We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.
Salary: £18,000 (plus accommodation allowance) per annum
Closing date: 16th March 2020