VA149 – Veterinary Surgeon – Harrow Weald

We are looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to make their mark at our independent clinic situated in the leafy suburb of Harrow Weald in North West London. We have a well-established and friendly team and the practice is very much part of the local community. 

The practice is situated on a popular high street and is only 20 minutes into central London by fast mainline trains, the Overground and Bakerloo Tube line into central London and beyond. There is also a frequent direct bus service to Heathrow Airport. The M1 Motorway to the North is 15-minutes’ drive away. 

We have a very happy working environment, as well as wonderful, bonded clients. We pride ourselves on the level of service we offer our and always work to the highest standards.  We have all the usual toys in order to work your cases up to a high standard, including a shiny new dental x-ray.  This is a full time position to include 1 in 3 Saturdays.  The salary for this position is between £45,000 to £55,000 per annum depending on experience.  There is no overnight work or on call. We would love you to support our hospital colleagues at our RCVS accredited tier 3 hospital in Northolt on a 1:8 Sunday day- time only rota and 2 bank holidays per year. The Mandeville Hospital has great 24 hr facilities including CT, an excellent ultrasound, scopes, laparoscopic equipment and an array of specialists and provides a great environment to develop your ECC skills.

We are looking for a veterinary surgeon clinician who can fit into our practice culture and values and just enjoy being a great GP. Are you a good communicator who fits well into a team? Would you relish helping to advance our standards of care? Are you able to build trusting relationships easily? Can you manage your time, prioritise well and do you enjoy getting the job done but also relish having a life outside of work?

In addition, we offer up to a generous CPD allowance and up to 5 CPD days per annum (benefits pro-rata for part-time roles). We see CPD for veterinary surgeons as an investment in the individual, as well as for the practice, and are keen to support study for certificate qualifications.

If you can demonstrate commitment to working to the highest clinical standards, dedication to delivering excellent client care and a desire to help and support both clients and colleagues, then we’d love to hear from you.

We have a great benefits package including:

– Simply Health which provides cashback/refunds on many routine medical costs such as dental care, physiotherapy, optician, chiropractic fees, and more.
– 24hr Employee Assistance Programme.
– Generous shopping/leisure discounts (never pay full price in all the major shops and cinemas again!).
– Cycle to work scheme.
– Great colleague pet discount scheme.
– Membership allowance for BVA, BSAVA or SPVS
– Colleague Introduction incentive.
– Increasing holiday allowance with length of service

In 2022 we are celebrating our 70th anniversary and have 44 branches, 3 hospitals and our own nurse training college. We value all of our colleagues and our forward-looking approach means we have introduced a Colleague Forum to listen to our peers’ views, as well as monthly Town Hall meetings, communicating real time updates, taking polls with live Q&A’s to ensure we’re making the right, collaborative decisions for our people. All our senior managers are Mental Health First Aid trained and we offer Wellness plans for all our new starters.

We have a great reputation for looking after our employees and over 20% of our team have been with us 10 years or more.

If you are interested in this rewarding role and would like to know more, please click the apply button now, if you would like more information or an informal chat to discuss the role further please email vacancies@goddardvetgroup.co.uk