Job Vacancies

LAST UPDATED 6/1/15

VETERINARY SURGEONS

Holly House Veterinary Clinic, Hindley, Wigan - Senior Clinical Lead Veterinary Surgeon

We are looking for an experienced Veterinary surgeon with a minimum of 3 years experience in small animal practice. The successful candidate will potentially become the senior vet at the practice heading up a team of 2 other vets in this Tier 2 practice, giving you capacity to lead a team with support from a proactive management team. Ideally you will have an interest in medicine and be looking to gain further qualifications in this area. Holly House is a very busy, town centre practice with 6 nurses.

The Avenue Veterinary Clinic, New Moston / Park Veterinary Clinic, Prestwich - Veterinary Surgeon

We are looking for an experienced vet with an interest in surgery to work between and take on the surgical caseload for our surgeries in Prestwich and New Moston, Manchester. The candidate would have a keen interest in surgery and a willingness to commence a Cert AVP.  Both are very busy surgeries; Prestwich is a two vet Tier 2 practice with x-ray facilities and ultrasound and New Moston is a 3 vet Tier 2 practice with x-ray, ultrasound and video endoscope and regularly treats oncology patients.  There are two RVN’s at each surgery, ANA’s  and Receptionists.

Blackburn Road Veterinary Clinic, Bolton- Veterinary Surgeon

We are looking for a veterinary surgeon for our consulting only branch in Astley Bridge, Bolton.  The position would suit a recent graduate who is keen to build up their confidence consulting sole charge but with support of 2 experienced vets for surgery/in patient care at the main site in Bolton.

Floating Veterinary Surgeon

At present we are looking for a permanent, full-time, qualified vet with a minimum of 1-2 years experience to “float” in our 10 site group covering holidays, lieu days etc. This role would give a great amount of “locum” experience by working in all of our Tier 1 & 2 surgeries with all the different equipment we have (digital x-ray in two sites, ultrasound in 4 sites and endoscopy in 1 site) whilst having the security of being a Regan employee.

For all the above Veterinary Surgeon roles, the job offers:

  • A role within a well established, busy practice with a great support team
  • No OOH (Our excellent OOH service is provided by Petmedics)
  • 5 weeks paid holiday per year PLUS lieu time for working weekends (1:4).
  • 4.5 day working week
  • Funded CPD and paid VDS AND RCVS Fees
  • Regular in house CPD and vet meetings.
  • Great facilities available for use including in house lab, x-ray,  ultrasound, video-endoscopy and much more
  • As part of the CVS group full personnel support from a large company and in-house support by a proactive management team
  • Auto-enrollment onto the company pension scheme
  • Entry onto the Cert AVP scheme fully supported and encouraged.
  • Back up of more than 15 vets within the Regan Group.
  • Part-time/job share considered

If you would like further information on this role or to be considered for these positions please contact either Clinical Directors Anne-Marie Taylor-Jenkins (annemarie.eatonevans@cvsvets.com) or  Ellen Coker (ellen.coker@cvsvets.com) and attach a covering letter and CV.

 

NURSING STAFF

Holly House Veterinary Clinic, Hindley, Wigan - Registered Veterinary Nurse

We are also looking for an experienced RVN to take a nurse role at our Holly House surgery.   We are looking for a highly motivated team member with at least 1-2 years experience to join our busy, well established Tier 2 Small Animal Practice.  The team at the clinic consists of 3 Vets, 3 RVN’s, 2 ANA’s and 1 Receptionist. The practice has excellent facilities including digital x-ray and ultrasound.  The candidate would have excellent communication skills who aims to deliver exceptional patient care and customer service.

4 ’Floating’ Registered Veterinary Nurses

We also have a great opportunity for three newly qualified RVN’s to take nurse roles floating in our 10 sites, covering holidays etc.  We are looking for a highly motivated team members to join our group of practices.  This role would give a great amount of “locum” experience by working in all of our surgeries whilst having the security of being a Regan employee.    The candidate would have excellent communication skills who aims to deliver exceptional patient care and customer service.

The Avenue Veterinary Clinic, New Moston - Receptionist

We are looking for two experienced Receptionist to run the busy reception area at our New Moston surgery.   We are looking for two highly motivated team members to join our busy, well established Tier 2 Small Animal Practice.  The team at the clinic consists of 2-3 Vets, 2 RVN’s, 2 ANA’s and 2 Receptionists. The candidate would have excellent communication skills, a good ability to multi-task in a busy environment and who aims to deliver exceptional patient care and customer service.

For all the above nursing roles, the job offers:

  • Excellent ‘in house’ CPD within the group and region
  • No Out of Hours
  • 1 in 4 weekend rota
  • As part of the CVS group, full personnel support from a large company and in-house support by a proactive management team
  • Funded RCVS Fees and VDS cover (QVN’s/RVN’s only)
  • Auto-enrollment onto the company pension scheme, dependent on meeting criteria

If you would like further information on this role or to be considered for these positions please contact either Clinical Directors Anne-Marie Taylor-Jenkins (annemarie.eatonevans@cvsvets.com) or  Ellen Coker (ellen.coker@cvsvets.com) and attach a covering letter and CV.

 

OTHER ROLES

Veterinary Ambulance Operative

We are looking for a versatile candidate who is confident handling all domestic pets, wildlife experience also an advantage.  This is a diverse role that can at times be physically demanding.  The Ambulance may be called out for a number of reasons.  Ranging from transporting a sick patient, to attending a request from the local authorities to assist with a collection of an animal in distress or in need of short term accommodation.  Whilst not attending a call you will be based at the out of hours Veterinary Clinic in Worsley and will be responsible for carrying out tasks on site assisting the veterinary team.

Working hours will be a mix of day and evening work as part of team of 3 other ambulance operatives.  Minimum of 16hrs/week with the opportunity to increase this in the future.

If you are interested in this role please forward a current CV and covering letter to david.southwell@cvsvets.com