We are looking for an OOH Small Animal Vet to join our progressive RCVS Hospital, ISFM cat friendly clinic based in Ripon, North Yorkshire. This is an exciting opportunity to join our dedicated OOH team.

Working Pattern
• 5 nights on (6pm – 8am), Monday to Friday followed by 9 days off
• 2 weeks (10 days) annual leave
• Only 4 daytime weekends per annum!

Our practice values are Clinical excellence, Adaptability, Respect, Education and Sustainability. This is an increasingly unique practice which is fully committed to independent ownership providing us with the flexibility to deliver the high standard of patient and client care that we want to, each and every day.

We have an amazing team of 16 FTE vets, supported by excellent, experienced and qualified nurses. We have a wealth of existing experience in the team with Advanced Practitioners in medicine, surgery, dermatology, ophthalmology and general practice. The practice is well-equipped with digital x-ray, video endoscopy, laparoscopic kit (including diathermy), fully integrated internal lab facilities, visiting MRI and CT scanners and separate dog, cat and isolation facilities.

Committed to long term livestock farming.

The practice is in a beautiful semi-rural setting in the cathedral city of Ripon. Ripon is well serviced in all departments, but specifically has a choice of excellent schools.

From Ripon, both the Yorkshire Dales and North York Moors national parks are on the immediate doorstep. We have a loyal and expanding client base who are largely insured and want to form lasting bonds with their trusted vet making for a rewarding professional relationship.

Veterinary Team Benefits:

  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • RCVS, VDS, BVA plus one other professional membership paid
  • CPD allowance - £1500 budget per annum for vets with further training/certifications encouraged
  • Private healthcare insurance
  • Medicash medical cash plan
  • Perkbox rewards, recognition and discounts
  • Pension Scheme – the 'People’s Pension (contributions 5% employee and 3% employer)
  • Annual bonus scheme subject to eligibility
  • Social/Team events throughout the year
  • Wellbeing initiatives, including access to an Employee Assistance Programme.
  • 1 paid volunteering day per year
  • Fruit Monday and Cake Friday
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Staff pet discount scheme

If you are a team player who has the motivation and commitment to make a difference then please apply with a CV and covering letter to careers@bishoptonvets.co.uk. To discuss the position in more detail contact Ian McClive via the email address above.

Closing date: 17th June 2022

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