Paragon Veterinary Group are an independent, progressive thriving mixed practice based in Cumbria. 
We are looking for a full time small animal vet to join our team, due to expansion and initially to cover Maternity Leave, this is likely to lead to a permanent position for the right candidate.

We are offering a 4.5 day week, 25 days holiday, shared OOH rota with RVNs on call. CPD encouraged and funded, specialisation and certificates supported and encouraged. Professional memberships and indemnity insurance covered. Private Healthcare available as part of the package.

Our newly built small animal facility is located in Dalston, just outside Carlisle, on the edge of the Lake District and was opened in January 2019. We also have branches near Penrith and Wetheral.

You will be working with a friendly team of experienced vets including certificate holders and a dedicated team of enthusiastic RVNs. Our team won the Carlisle Living Award for Best Professional Services Team in 2019 and we are proud of the client care we offer.

We have all the usual kit; Digital x-ray, ultrasound, endoscopes in our Diagnostic Suite, on site Laboratory, separate dog and cat wards and 2 new surgical theatres.

For those interested in the outdoors the Northern edge of the Lake District is 15 minutes drive from the practice at Dalston. In terms of seeing friends and family further afield Carlisle has excellent links via the M6, West Coast Mainline and Carlisle Airport to the rest of the UK.

The successful candidate will ideally have experience, however new grads will be considered. Good communication skills and being a team player are vital attributes.

For applications & further information contact Graham or Lorna on 01228 710208 or

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