Assistant Veterinary Surgeon - Southampton area - South Central

Ref: J48137/KM | Term: Perm | Rate: GBP Negotiable

Do you want to work a fantastic Small Animal position, be paid well, and have an active role within a progressive and supportive team in a non-corporate mixed practice?

I am currently working with a highly regarded veterinary group in the Southampton area of Hampshire (right on the stunning New Forest area - that alone sells this, trust me!) that offer first-class veterinary services. The practice offer a professional, high quality ambulatory and clinic based - which consist of beloved house hold pets of all shapes and sizes, competition horses, family ponies, and even the New Forest Donkeys!

The practice boast a highly respected inhouse Ophthalmology referral service and visiting Orthopaedic and Exotics consultants.

The Role:
The position is based on full-time hours of 39-40 hrs per week with OOHs cover, should they wish to work either a 4.5 or 4 day week the remuneration is on a pro-rata basis.
Full time hours hours are Monday to Friday. With additional week night duties (Mon-Thurs) of approximately 2 nights per month; approx 1:8 Friday nights and Saturday days (till 5pm) and 1:8 weekend duties (Saturday 9:00am through till Monday Lunchtime).
For the weekend work you receive time off in lieu.

The Candidate:
Ideally they are looking for someone with at least 2-3 years experience.

The overall package is as follows:
Salary - experience dependent
Holiday 25 days plus UK Bank Holidays (8 days)
CPD allowance 5 days, with a budget of £1200 RCVS and BSAVA (British Small Animal Veterinary Association) membership fees covered.
OOHS bonus amounting to approx an additional £1000 - 1,500 per annum, which is determined by a % payment of the work done OOHs that has been paid by the client.
If certificates are undertaken the CPD allowance is increased to 10 days per year, and the overall budget is then negotiated.

To hear more about this fantastic opportunity, please contact Kennedy McLaughlin on 01904 570056 or send your up to date CV to

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