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Aberdeen - Portlethen

Small Animal Vet Bridge Vets Portlethen, Aberdeen AB12 4XP, UK

Practice Type: Small Animal Practice
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
Posted on: 25 Nov 2021

Veterinary Surgeon required for Bridge Vets Portlethen, Aberdeenshire

Job Description

The Role

We are currently looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our friendly team at Bridge Vets in Aberdeen. This is a full-time role for 38 hours per week including Saturday mornings 9 am-12.30 pm. There are no out-of-hours.

Up to £50,000 negotiable dependent on experience.

About Us

We are a friendly RCVS accredited small animal practice with four sites across Aberdeen. We are a progressive team who are always looking to improve ourselves and the services we can offer. Aberdeenshire really does have it all, majestic mountains, and endless countryside along with stunning coastline perfect for all manner of water sports. For those who are more city-minded, the benefits of being the oil capital of Europe are reflected in the many restaurants, café’s, cocktail bars, arts venues, theatres, comedy clubs and live music venues. To boot Aberdeen has great transport links to Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, Orkney, Shetland, and London along with many other UK and European hubs.

Within our Portlethen site, we have 3 Vets / 3 RVN's and support staff. We have a great working environment and work closely with other sites across the group. There may be an opportunity to work across two sites, Bridge of Don and Portlethen.

Applicant Requirements

We are looking for a highly motivated Veterinary Surgeon, competent in consulting and routine surgery, dentals and diagnostics. Confident and professional, you will be comfortable in working sole charge. In addition to your excellent clinical skills, you need to be a people-oriented person with strong communication skills. You’ll thrive in a team and have a passion to deliver great clinical quality and fantastic client service


  • 5 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays

  • 5 days paid CPD leave

  • £1250 CPD Allowance per annum

  • Private Medical Insurance

  • VDS Membership paid

  • BVA Membership paid

  • Service based holiday entitlement increases

  • VDS cover

  • Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay

  • Enhanced paternity pay

  • Birthday leave

  • Discounted veterinary fees

  • My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • Pension

  • CPD/training support

  • Paid bereavement leave

  • Company sick pay

  • Employee opinion survey

  • Free uniform in a number of roles

  • Annual pay reviews

  • Social events

  • Sponsorship for overseas employees

  • Academy & Leadership courses

  • Focus on employee wellbeing

  • Relocation packages

  • Career progression opportunities

  • Free flu jabs

As a BAME and LGBTQ+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

If this position is of interest to you then please get in touch. Please quote BH3183 when applying for this role.

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