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Registered Veterinary Nurse

Qualified RVN

An exciting position has arisen for a fully qualified RVN to join our busy first opinion and referral practices in Teignbridge and Torbay.

We require an organised, friendly team player to join our expanding veterinary team, with potentially a senior position for a suitably
experienced candidate.

We are a 100% small animal practice with certificate holders in Surgery, Ophthalmology and Cardiology, with state of the art equipment including CT and in-house laboratory.

This is a full time position to include some OOH and weekend duties on a generous rota.

CPD is encouraged and supported with RCVS and VDS fees paid. Driving licence and own transport necessary.

Competitive salary and holiday/benefits commensurate with experience.

This rewarding position, in a busy, varied Practice offers the successful candidate the opportunity to utilise their full range of nursing skills.

Further details available on request.

Selected candidates will be contacted for first stage telephone interviews within seven days of application.

Veterinary Nursing Assistant

Searching for someone with a smile!

Bay Vet Group is looking for an Experienced Veterinary Nursing Assistant to join our fantastic, friendly team in a busy first opinion and referral practice. We require an organised, enthusiastic, caring individual with a passion for animal care.

We are a 100% small animal practice with certificate holders in Surgery, Ophthalmology and Cardiology with state of the art equipment including CT and in-house laboratory.

The ideal candidate will have experience working as a veterinary nursing assistant previously. But candidates with other animal related work experience may also be considered.

This is a full time position shared across our five surgeries in Torbay and Teignbridge which will include some weekend work and out of hours duties.

Driving licence and own transport essential.

Selected candidates will be contacted for first stage telephone interviews within seven days of application.

 

Veterinary Surgeon

Full or part-time

Due to business development, Bay Vet Group are looking for an enthusiastic vet to join our team

Our 10 vet team, including certificate holders in Ophthalmology, Cardiology, Small Animal Surgery, Dermatology and Dentistry, plus up to date equipment including CT scanner, full dental suite and lab means that we can provide our clients with comprehensive care.

Opportunities available for a full or part time position.

CPD encouraged as we are very keen for staff to develop themselves to their maximum potential. Certificate enrollment encouraged and funded. We offer generous CPD budgets with vets this year going to NAVC in Florida, BSAVA, LVS, Barcelona and Luxembourg. Business ownership is also an option in the future for the right candidate.

Ideally you would have completed at least 1 year in practice but as a Vetsure accredited Graduate Friendly practice we can support you to develop into a great vet.

Salary commensurate with experience, accommodation may be available.

Selected candidates will be contacted for first stage telephone interviews within seven days of application.

New Graduate Veterinary Surgeon

To join our New Graduate Programme

Position:
• We are looking for a recently qualified vet who is looking to develop their primary skills in a supported environment.
• We are a Vetsure New Graduate Friendly accredited independent small animal practice. We are an expanding, independent, 8-10 Vet multi branch practice based on the South Devon coast with a busy and varied caseload in first opinion practice. We are very well equipped with two dedicated dental theatres, CT, Digital radiography, full IDEXX suite of laboratory analysers, new ultrasonography equipment including Doppler, dedicated operating theatres. Our brand new purpose built Paignton surgery has now been open for 12 months. Our main branch in Dawlish has just been fully refurbished with new op theatres, prep, separated dog and cat wards and walk in kennels for larger dogs. Our senior clinicians are used to mentoring new graduates having run the program for 3 years. Danni our first new graduate is still working with us now! We have recently been awarded our RCVS accreditation through the practice standard scheme, achieving core standards across the group and general practice at our 2 main sites.
• Your working week will be broken down so that you will spend some days or half days on regular consultations and minor procedures, and some time being shadowed/ shadowing a senior clinician to allow you to develop your skills.
• This position is for two year’s duration although there may be the option to extend the contract or join the full time team. However, it’s not all work! Our branches are all within a mile of the sea, with excellent opportunities for water sports from surfing to sailing. Dartmoor is only a short drive away with all the outdoor pursuits it offers. The beautiful cathedral city of Exeter is only 20 minutes away and there are great transport links close by.
Hours:
• This is a 2 year contracted, full time position of 40 hours a week. On-call duties are shared between the team and equates to approximately 1 night per week and one weekend in 6. Senior clinicians are available for support as second on call. There will be an induction process. This induction period will allow you to familiarise yourself with our friendly staff and the equipment and building.
• One full day off per week
• One weekend on call in six (this supported by a senior vet who is on second call). This ties in with your short Saturday. The senior vet who is on second call will be working a long Saturday and a Sunday surgery as well.
• One week night duty per week with a senior vet second on call.
Annual Leave:
• 5.6 weeks including bank holidays
CPD
• Annual budget £750
• RCVS and VDS Subscriptions paid by the practice
• Mentoring through the Professional Development Phase (PDP)
Sick Pay:
• As per government guidelines, Statutory Sick Pay
Cars
• You are responsible for providing your own vehicle and ensuring it is insured for business work.
• Business mileage is paid at 45p/mile
Accommodation
• Provided as part of the position at our Dawlish surgery
• One bedroom, partly furnished, ground floor apartment refurbished to a high standard 2 years ago complete with internet access and all utilities paid, with private access, outside patio areas and off street parking

We are offering an excellent tax efficient £75000 starting package over two years

For more information or to apply please contact Amy Hutchins by email : [email protected]

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