Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: VS(2021)Cen

Location
WWT Slimbridge and Headquarters
Department
Living Collections
Salary
Circa £30,000 per annum
Position type
Full Time
Working pattern
37.5 hours per week, mainly working Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm
Job advert

We are looking for an energetic, focused individual to join our Animal Health Team.  Your main responsibilities will be for clinical diagnosis and post mortem examinations of the living collections, but you will also assist with disease prevention, zoo licensing and conservation animal health activities. 

Working in a fast paced environment you will be part of a team expected to deliver comprehensive animal health cover throughout the year. Based primarily at Slimbridge Wetland Centre, some travel will be necessary to provide clinical support to our Wetland Centres nationwide.

You will have a veterinary degree and experience of working in a busy veterinary environment including clinical work with exotic species and conducting post mortem examinations ideally with specialist knowledge of avian pathology.        

In return for your hard work and dedication you’ll enjoy a wide range of benefits including:

25 days annual leave plus bank holidays increasing to 30 days after 5 years’ service
Contributory pension scheme (conditions apply)
Life assurance
Free car parking and secure bike storage areas
Cycle to work scheme
Free entry to all our centres

Closing date: Sunday 5th December

Interview date: Wednesday 15th December

WWT is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be considered solely on merit.

Job description
Veterinary_Surgeon_Vacancy_2021.pdf
Closing Date
05/12/2021

Unless specifically stated, we do not accept CVs for job applications

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