Experienced Farm Vet | Horsham

West Sussex
Posted 8 months ago

Westpoint Farm Vets are searching for a proactive, enthusiastic and experienced farm vet to join our friendly and supportive team of vets and administration staff working out of our dog friendly head office just outside Horsham in a low risk TB area.

Horsham is a pleasant town, close to Brighton and the South Coast, the South Downs, Surrey Hills and Ashdown Forest. There are rail links to London Bridge/London Victoria, and it is very close to Gatwick Airport.

There is a varied client base ranging from commercial dairy, beef, small ruminant and camelid, to small holders, open farms, colleges, and pet farm animals. Workload is a mix of routine fertility work, health planning, sick animal work and TB testing, with occasional animal/product exports. If you are interested in teaching and veterinary education, we routinely have farm rotation students from the University of Surrey.

We work a 1:4 rota with a day in lieu per weekend worked.

Westpoint Farm Vets is a large group – all vets are part of clinical working groups depending on their interests; contributing to progressive medicine and practice. We are also part of VetPartners, which gives you access to industry experts (such as in laboratories, and pig and poultry practices) and many employee benefits such as:

  • 5 days CPD annually and £1000 CPD budget
  • Pension Scheme
  • Employee Reward Scheme
  • VDS cover
  • RCVS fees paid
  • RCVS library membership
  • BCVA membership
  • Company Car, Phone, Laptop
  • Health Insurance
  • 28 days holiday + Bank Holidays (2 bank holidays to be worked as part of the duty rota with days in lieu).

Salary is commensurate with experience. There is scope within this role to develop your career in many different ways, so if you’re looking to work in a progressive environment with supportive colleagues who value a team ethic, please give us a call on 01306 628086 for more details, or email andrew.richmond@westpointfarmvets.co.uk with a CV and covering letter.

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