Lead Veterinary SurgeonLocation: 491 Kettering Road, Northampton Practice: Spinney Vets Northampton Salary: £80,000 per annum, Depending on experience Practice Details
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Are you a Vet looking to lead a well-supported team and Hospital?
Would you like to work where the countryside is on your doorstep, surrounded by pretty villages with great road and rail links to both London and Birmingham?
Your role and responsibilities
We are seeking an experienced Vet Surgeon to take on a lead role within our Primary Care Hospital in Northampton.
The ideal candidate will be experienced and confident in both general surgery and medicine with exceptional communication skills. Someone who is friendly and keen to be part of a great team is essential. We provide an excellent rota which gives our associates a great work/life balance. If you would like to work in a great practice with a good range of equipment and a fantastic team, then we would love to hear from you.
Hours: 4-day week 10hrs/day, 1:4 Saturday mornings 5hr/day
- 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays and Birthday Leave
- RCVS and VDS fees paid
- External CPD funded
- Extensive free online Linnaeus CPD program
- Career progression opportunities
- Staff discount schemes
- Life Assurance
- Enhanced sickness pay
- Enhanced equal family leave
- E-car salary sacrifice scheme
- Employer contribution pension scheme
- Wellness program including:
- Employee assistance program
- Eyecare voucher scheme
- Free annual Flu jab
- Cycle to work scheme
- Recruitment referral reward scheme
- Certificates encouraged and funded
- Relocation package available
Spinney Vets is made up of a 24hour hospital (currently undergoing refurbishments that are due for completion in December 2023) and nearby branch practice. The Hospital is equipped with everything you would expect, including new ultrasound, endoscopy, digital x-ray and laparoscopy, alongside being equipped for orthopaedic surgery and having two wonderful surgical certificate holders on the team. We welcome applications from those with specific interests and are supportive of further studies. Northampton is a large town with great road and rail links to both London and Birmingham within one hour. There is beautiful countryside on the doorstep, the town itself is surrounded by pretty villages with an abundance of country parks and pleasant places for dog walking, running, hiking, or cycling. The local area has a wide range of great pubs and restaurants that the team often enjoy together.
We would love to hear from you to consider being part of our continued success in creating a loving and caring service that goes above and beyond for our patients and build for the future of the veterinary profession.
At Linnaeus, we are committed to supporting the physical and mental health of all our associates. We have an amazing team of Mental Health First Aiders (MHFA) across our practices and central support office in addition to a confidential Employee Assistance Programme which is available for everyone.
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Part of an amazing global family
Being part of this amazing global group gives us the benefit of a huge network of experts and specialists, a future we can invest in and the security that allows us to concentrate on what we do best – caring for pets. We are proud to count some of the finest specialists, veterinary surgeons and nurses in the UK among our team. Being part of the Mars family of businesses provides huge development opportunities across the group for our Associates.
The future of the veterinary world is at the heart of everything we do. We are all individual but two important things bring us together: a commitment to excellence and our passion to make A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS.
Linnaeus is owned by Mars, that makes us part of their 70,000 Veterinary Health Associates who spend their days thinking about the 400 million pets of the world and how to improve their lives. Being part of this amazing global group gives us the benefit of a huge network of experts and specialists, a future we can invest in and the security that allows us to concentrate on what we do best – caring for pets.
Our Associates are fundamental to our success and we are proud to count some of the finest specialists, veterinary surgeons and nurses in the UK among our team.
Being part of the Mars family of businesses provides huge development opportunities across the group for our Associates.
Linnaeus is an equal-opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment, we are committed to fostering a culture that is inclusive and diverse for all our associates.
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