Veterinary Jobs

Bridgend - Brackla

Small Animal Vet Budget Vets Canolfan, Brackla, Bridgend CF31 2LL, UK

Practice Type: Small Animal Practice
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
Posted on: 14 Sep 2021

Veterinary Surgeon (Clinical Lead) required at Budget Vets - Bridgend.

Job Description

The Role

We are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our team in Bridgend. This is a full time position, spread over 4 weekdays and 1:4 Saturday rota. No OOH duties, and overtime is paid back either in TOIL or monetarily. General first opinion work (and if the candidate wants), this role can provide some managerial experience for those wanting to expand their skill set. We focus on a happy and honest work culture, with a no blame culture and good benefits. This position is sole charge but ample support can be provided.

About Us

We have 6 branches in the South Wales region. Budget Vets has been through some exciting changes in the last few years, and now opportunity to develop your own small team has become available. A pleasant client base, who have stayed polite and understanding even through COVID makes this practice a warm and welcoming place to work. A broad and interesting range of first opinion work, with the candidate being given ample support in the form of 2 roving Clinical Directors who can be on hand to teach or guide as necessary. We have digital radiography, in house Idexx laboratory, ultrasound, tonopen, and separate dog and cat wards. The practice has just had renovation to the reception, prep and theatre and is surprisingly large. Positioned in a desirable area on the M4. We are close to the beautiful Kenfig beach & nature reserve, and in proximity to Cardiff.

Applicant Requirements

Must be able to work sole charge, though support is provided for larger ops or if a second pair of hands are needed. A friendly and open character would fit well with the clients and the wider team. Someone willing to have fun in the workplace, whilst getting the job done. This role could support someone who is interested in leadership/management, however this is not mandatory.

Benefits (Subject to pro rata)

  • 25 days 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
  • 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

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.

Job Ref: BH2138

NEW! Login and apply for this job by sending the advertiser your VetSurgeon Profile, by clicking the email link below.
Please tell the advertiser you found this job on!