Veterinary Surgeon (Home Based), 6 month fixed term contract

| £40,661 to £51,470 per annum

Employer: Blue Cross for Pets
Sector/Specialism: Charity

Veterinary Surgeon, home-based
Six month fixed term contract, full time

Blue Cross are one of the UK’s leading rehoming organisations for animals. We support sick, injured and homeless pets and care for more than 40,000 animals every year through our rehoming, veterinary and education programs.

What is the role?
We are looking to appoint a registered Veterinary Surgeon on a fixed term basis to join our team to work remotely to carry out video and voice calls from home.

You’ll be someone who can build a great rapport with clients during the remote consultations and be able to give clear advice to them and our teams, who are based at the hospitals.

Working on your own initiative we are looking for someone with a caring attitude to animals and owners and, ideally, someone with some small animal experience.

On average you will work 40 hours per week, and you will require sufficient broadband speed to carryout video and voice calls from home.

What is required?
We are looking for someone who is:
• Member of Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
• Computer literate

It would also be great if you had:
• UK small animal or mixed practice experience
• Experience of carrying out remote consultations and triage

Want to know more? We have attached the job description which will provide you with more detailed information.

To apply for this role, all candidates must complete the online application process.

To read more about the benefits Blue Cross has to offer, please visit the 'why work for us' page on our website.

Salary: £40,661 to £51,470 per annum
Grade: 3.1
Closing Date: 15th July 2022

Interviews will be held the week beginning 18th July. We may offer earlier interviews depending on the application rate.

At Blue Cross we are passionate about our commitment to diversity, inclusion and removing barriers, should you like to discuss any reasonable adjustments or changes to our recruitment process to support you to be your best then please get in touch. You can get in touch with us either via email at, via telephone on 01993 825515 or if you would prefer a video call then we can arrange this using Microsoft Teams.

Blue Cross holds inclusion as a core organisational value. We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified, experienced and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy and maternity. We actively embrace our differences and know that it is our differences that make us unique. You are very welcome at Blue Cross, without the need to hide any part of who you are.