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  1. Derbyshire, Chesterfield - 10 vet mixed animal practice, Summer Locum
  2. Suffolk - Stowmarket - 20 vet mixed practice, equine and small animal vacancies new
  3. Herefordshire - Kington - 12 vet mixed practice, mixed or small animal position photos new
  4. Essex - Witham - 1-2 vet small animal practice, Summer Locum new
  5. Warwickshire - Nuneaton - group practice, small animal only position across two locationsphotos new
  6. London NW2 - Willesden - 2 vet small animal practice

HATTON GARDENS, KINGTON - MIXED OR SMALL ANIMAL New Position

We at Arrowfield Vets are looking for another vet to join our lovely team. Ideally we need a mixed vet with some experience but can consider a small animal only vet (though a contribution to the OOH rota would be required). Both full and part time positions will be seriously discussed.

We are strongly independent (and will be remaining so) and were the first practice to become employee owned in 2013. We are proud to give excellent first opinion care to both our large and small animal clients. We are a 10 vet practice with one additional vet on maternity leave at the moment and another full time veterinary TB tester.

Our farm work is predominantly suckler cows and sheep which naturally has a seasonal aspect but we also strongly encourage herd and flock health planning and our farmers are keen to engage with us on this. Outside of covid times, we run farmers meetings to help support this. We have in house calf hospitalisation facilities, a separate lambing room and bull/tup fertility testing equipment. Our equine is our smallest part of our practice work load and is basic first opinion but certainly an area which could be grown.

Our small animal side has 3 consulting rooms, 2 operating rooms and a large separate prep room, dental room and imaging suite. We are about to upgrade our digital X-ray to a DR system and we have just purchased a dental X-ray machine and developer. We have separate cat and dog wards (with walk in kennels and underfloor heating) with isolation facilities available. We now have visiting cardiologists and soft tissue/orthopaedic surgeons visiting as needed, who we are happy to invest in their time to teach if needed. We work closely with our local veterinary physiotherapist as well. We are RCVS accredited and ISFM silver cat friendly practice.

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We strongly encourage CPD which is funded as required and up to 5 days a year. Being mixed we do run our own OOH and currently this is a 1 in 8 1st call and 1 in 8 2nd call on a full time rota. We never have inexperienced vets without support available. Our wonderful team of RVNs also provide additional support on weekends OOH. We balance this with either a 4 day week or a 4.5 day working week. Holidays (incl bank hols) is equivalent to almost 7 weeks a year for full time vets. Our working hours are 8:45-5:30pm. Our full time assistant vets salary package is in the 30k-50k bracket at the moment. As we are employee owned, there is a significant tax free bonus at the end of the year in addition. We pay RCVS/VDS/BVA. We can either provide a car or if not, mileage and insurance are paid.

Herefordshire/Powys is a beautiful part of the country, especially for those who love the outdoors. We encourage staff dogs to work with a staff dog room and separate paddock for them and copious local dog walking areas.

To discuss further call either Wendy Phillips 07557301008 or wendy.phillips@arrowfieldvets.co.uk, or Paul Buckingham 07557301005 paul.buckingham@arrowfieldvets.co.uk

Application forms are available by clicking here: Application form AVP Vet Surgeon 2022 or please request from admin@arrowfieldvets.co.uk.

Completed forms should be returned to the Directors: Wendy Phillips at wendy.phillips@arrowfieldvets.co.uk and Paul Buckingham paul.buckingham@arrowfieldvets.co.uk and Practice Manager Many Naylor mandy.naylor@arrowfieldvets.co.uk

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CHESTERFIELD, DERBYSHIRE - MIXED PRACTICE Summer Locum



Summer Locum required for busy 10 vet, mixed practice next to the Peak District National Park, UK.

Predominantly small animal with a 10% Farm and 10% equine case load.

We have a team of 9 qualified nurses plus support staff.

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Independent practice with a family feel. We have a friendly team who enjoy socialising together outside of work.

Email: helenm@spirevets.co.uk

See our website https://www.spirevets.co.uk/home.html

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NUNEATON, WARWICKSHIRE - SMALL ANIMAL New Position
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Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon at Midshire Veterinary Group

Midshire Veterinary Group is a long-established thriving independent practice. We are based in the historic county of Warwickshire. Close to the centre of England, we have fantastic transport links to the rest of the UK.

We have an experienced, supportive team of Vets and RVN’s, further supported by front of house teams and management. We work in a well-equipped environment including digital radiography, ultrasound, endoscopy, TTA kit, extensive monitoring equipment and an in house lab. We are proud to be a RCVS accredited practice, an ISFM practice member and are members of XLVets.

We are looking for an additional small animal vet to join our team and work across two surgeries just a couple of miles apart - Paws Veterinary Health Centre and Whitestone Veterinary Clinic. The position is advertised as full time - 4 day week between Monday and Friday with the longest shift being 8am-6pm - but we are open to discussion for flexibility for the right candidates. No on-call with just Saturday surgeries 9am-3pm on a shared basis (approximately 1:5).

As a friendly supportive team, this role will suit individuals of varying experience. We are also able to sponsor applicants who require UK visa sponsorship.

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In return we offer:

Please contact Miss Tammy Kennedy - Practice Manager for an informal chat
Telephone 02476 384064
Email CV to tammy.kennedy@pawsvets.co.uk

About us
Visit: www.midshirevetgroup.co.uk
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PAWSVetsNuneaton/

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LONDON NW2 - SMALL ANIMAL

The Role
We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic veterinary surgeon to join our lovely and supportive team. You will share all aspects of the general practice including consultations, surgery, clinical investigations and diagnostics.

Our full time surgeons work 5 weekdays with no on-call or OOH, but we are willing to consider more flexible working patterns if required.

Salary is dependent on experience.

About us and the clinic
We are a well-established, independent and family run clinic in Willesden Green in North West London. We also have a branch just around the corner in Neasden, where we mainly only do consultations and refer surgeries to our main branch in Willesden.

We are fully equipped for small animal first opinion work, and we also have access to a soft tissue and orthopaedic surgeon that comes to our clinic for referral work. We are equipped with digital x-ray, dental x-ray, electrocautery unit, in-house lab, ultrasound and endoscopy so we have many possibilities for in-house clinical workup.

Our dedicated team consists of one vet, two nurses, student nurses and reception staff. As a team, we are actively supporting and encouraging each other to build confidence, develop their skills and pursue their interests.

Applicant requirements
The ideal candidate will be at least one year qualified and be able to perform consultations and your routine surgeries, however all levels will be considered and encouragement will be given to help grow and develop your skills.

Have a look at us at www.allpetsvet.co.uk and

For more information or to apply please email johedger@mac.com
ALLPETS VETERINARY CLINIC
7 Sidmouth Parade
Sidmouth Road
Willesden Green
London
NW2 5HG

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SUFFOLK - STOWMARKET - SMALL ANIMALS OR EQUINE New Position

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We are an Independent Practice in Suffolk looking for an experienced, dedicated veterinary surgeon who strives to provide the best level of care for patients and their owners.

The successful applicant can expect to work in a happy and supportive environment with excellent remuneration and CPD packages, as well as a flexible rota.

The practices are fully equipped with modern technology, advanced diagnostics including CT scan and have many additional supportive facilities for hydrotherapy, physiotherapy, behaviourists, grooming and an agility team amongst the ancillary services on offer to the clients.

We offer flexible working patterns to suit a good home/work life balance.

Stowe Veterinary Group is a rapidly growing mixed first opinion and referral practice with a long established support team and client base.   We are seeking a Small Animal Vet and an Equine Vet

We are proud to have remained independent, maintaining our core values of prioritising patient care and giving our vets clinical freedom.

For further information visit about the practice, the area and the fun we have please click on our flip book link : 

https://www.stowevets.co.uk/joinourteam/

Please email jacqui.garrett@stowevets.co.uk or call Jacqui on +44 7748 114151

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WITHAM, ESSEX - SMALL ANIMAL Summer Locum New Position
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Brookend is small, friendly, independent client facing veterinary practice in Essex. 40 Minutes from central London by train and 20 minutes from Stanstead airport.

We are looking for an experienced small animal locum vet from May for 4-5 months negotiable.

We have a brilliant team working in a happy supportive environment.

We offer a 4 day week, no weekends and no on call, with accommodation and a vehicle supplied.

See our website and socials for more details. We are can provide references from previous antipodean locums!!

For more information or to apply, please contact Helen Turner on 01376500038 or email admin@brookendvets.co.uk

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