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TitleNew or Recent Graduate Vet - Valley Vets - Kilmarnock
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CountyDumfries and Gallowa
LocalityScotland
Description

New or Recent Graduate Veterinary Surgeon – Valley Veterinary Group, Kilmarnock   

Are you looking for a complete graduate programme, designed by experienced vets, which will fully support you in your first years in practice?

Are you looking for a graduate programme that offers you tailored supportdevelopment and CPD?

Are you looking for a programme that offers you the right support network and clinical mentoring in your practice, as well as dedicated CPD days throughout the year - CPD days that allow you to share experiences with fellow graduates, whilst also supporting you with clinical skills, business insight, wellbeing support and resilience techniques from the start?

An opportunity has arisen for a new or recent Graduate Vet to join us at Valley Veterinary Group in Kilmarnock.      

We are a 2 site practice located 20 minutes from Glasgow. 

We are an increasingly busy practice who pride ourselves in delivering the highest level of veterinary care for our loyal clients and their pets - and the only general practice in Scotland to have received 5 RCVS outstanding Practice Standard Awards.  We have a purpose built RCVS accredited main surgery, which is extremely well equipped to allow case work ups to a high standard.

No on call but we look after our own inpatients on a rota. There is great veterinary support provided and we have an excellent team of nurses.

These are just some of the benefits of joining us:

  • Salary of £31,000 which increases to £33,500 at the end of year 1 and £36,500 at the end of year 2
  • No financial tie-in beyond completion of the programme.
  • Professional memberships (RCVS & VDS).
  • Up to 7 weeks annual leave plus Bank Holidays (or equivalent) with our Buy/Sell holiday scheme - allowing you to purchase an additional two weeks of annual leave
  • Receive an extra days leave each year in your first 5 years at CVS
  • 10 CPD days a year covering both clinical and non-clinical skills and tailored to your clinical role, whether it be dedicated small animal, farm animal or mixed practice.
  • committed and trained clinical buddy working alongside you in practice, with regular meetings to support your transition from student to qualified vet.
  • Workplace pension scheme.
  • Discounted pet treatments.
  • Employee Assistance Programme: 24/7 365 days a year helpline to support you and your immediate family when you need it the most.
  • Discounted UK gym membership with Gym Flex.
  • Opportunity to enrol onto the country's first Advanced Clinical Practitioner (Veterinary) degree programme in conjunction with Nottingham Vet School – providing you with both a masters qualification and certAVP
  • Internal transfers – with a network of over 500 practices we can support you should you need to relocate
  • Recommend a Friend: Financial bonus up to £1000! 

This is what to do now

To take your first steps onto the CVS Graduate Programme and to join our team at Valley Veterinary Group please select ‘apply now' and upload your CV

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EmployerValley Vets
Type of vacancyFull Time
CategoryPractice
Recruitment agencyNone
Job referenceVAL Kilm0023
Date approved29/10/2021
Closing date28/11/2021
Minimum experience neededNew Graduate


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