Senior Vet Surgeon - Crescent Vets



Crescent Vets in Limerick is seeking a Senior Veterinary Surgeon to help lead their SA Veterinary team. 

CVC Vets is a busy Veterinary group located in Limerick. We have a friendly, dedicated team of professionals and support staff, some of whom hold their own certificates in Small Animal Surgery and Advanced Veterinary Practice. As a team we have a strong focus on work-life balance, employee wellbeing and professional development. Our Clinical Director and management team pride themselves on promoting a supportive and friendly workplace. We are looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to help lead our team on a day-to-day clinical level.

Limerick is unique in that daily commutes are short. We are close to major motorways connecting us to Dublin, Galway, Clare, and Cork. Shannon airport is close by that connects us internationally as well!

The Role

  • Experienced Veterinary Surgeon in a Senior leadership role
  • Full-time, permanent position of 40hours/5 days per week, 1 in 4 weekend clinic cover
  • 1 weeknight and 1 in 8 weekends on-call
  • Salary is €60,000-€80,000 commensurate with experience level
  • Full funding for any PG certificates / Diplomas /PhD’s you wish to pursue
  • 22 days of Annual Leave plus additional Birthday Leave and 5 days of CPD leave; totalling 28 days or 5.6 weeks (excluding Bank holidays)
  • Career progression opportunities
  • VCI and VDS memberships paid

Applicant Requirements

  • VCI/RCVS registered or eligible to register with the VCI
  • Experience in SA first opinion practice is required
  • Proficiency in surgery, consultations, internal medicine, ECC and diagnostics required
  • Confident in running a practice as sole charge
  • Able to communicate and delegate tasks to a veterinary team
  • Be a respectful, professional and courteous individual

Benefits – Subject to Pro Rata

We recognize that our people are fundamental to the success of our business. Investing in our staff, premises and processes is at the heart of what we do. In addition to a competitive salary, you will also benefit from:

  • Work Life Balance
    • 22 days Annual Leave
    • Birthday Leave
  • Focus on Employee Wellbeing
    • Paid Maternity Leave Package
    • Paid Paternity Leave
    • Cycle to Work Scheme
    • Full access to EAP and Wellbeing Centre
    • Paid Bereavement Leave
    • Company Sick Pay
  • Development
    • €1300 annual CPD allowance with 5 days paid CPD days – subject to pro rata
    • Funding of any Certificates / Diplomas / PhD’s you may want to pursue
    • Career Progression Opportunities, both clinical and non-clinical
  • Professional Memberships
    • VCI membership paid
    • VDS cover paid
  • Additional Benefits
    • Annual Pay Reviews
    • Dedicated CARE fund – annual contribution of €1,100 from IVC Evidensia for each Vet to use on a case of your choice to ensure successful outcome with your patient (T&Cs apply)
    • Pawesome Benefits - reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with hundreds of retailers
    • Employer Pension Contributions
    • Free Flu Inoculations
    • Discounted Veterinary Fees
    • Sponsorship for Overseas Employees
    • Opportunity to join company programmes (LGBTQ+, Wellbeing Champions, Nurses Committee, Clinical Board and many more)
    • Relocation Packages

As a BAME and LGBTQIA+ inclusive employer, we are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

If this position is of interest to you, please contact us.

Any questions before applying?

Speak with Shónagh Dawson from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.

Shónagh Dawson
Talent Partner
+353 (0) 86 085 0891


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