Job vacancy


We are looking to recruit a Anaesthetist to to join our Anaesthesia Team

Apply by:

15 March 2021


Anaesthesia & Analgesia


full time

About the Role

As part of our structured growth plan we are now seeking a third anaesthetist to join our Anaesthesia Team. The work consists of pre-anaesthetic assessment of all patients requiring either general anaesthesia or sedation and designing individual-tailored anaesthetic plans; and supervision of interns and nurses monitoring anaesthesia and sedation. The higher risk or more challenging patients are directly anaesthetised by one of the anaesthetists with support of a nurse. Use of (ultrasound guided) locoregional techniques is positively facilitated. The anaesthetists are actively involved in the peri-operative care, including post-operative analgesia and (intensive) care. Provision of in house CPD for nurses and interns is highly appreciated and encouraged.

About You

You should be either an existing or eligible ECVAA/ACVAA Diplomate; or hold similar small animal anaesthesia qualifications or experience.


High level of interpersonal skills

Ability to work without supervision & as part of a team

Excellent time management

Organisational skills

Ability to multi-task

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Attention to detail



Adaptable in fast paced, ever-changing environment

Collaborative team-working

Effective communication

Flexibility & adaptability

Initiative & taking ownership

Technical expertise & professionalism

Drive for excellence

Customer service

Valuing people


What we offer

For the right candidate, we can provide:

  • Competitive salary, commensurate with experience
  • Full time working week spread over 4 working days
  • Unlimited career development opportunities, due to our dynamic team structure which is focused on areas of expertise
  • CPD days, allowance and RCVS fees paid
  • A strong focus on employee wellbeing and mental health, including regular sessions with industry-specific resilience, stress management and performance coaches
  • A wide range of employee benefits including monthly wellbeing allowance, pension scheme, private healthcare contribution and twice-weekly fresh fruit deliveries to the practice
  • A nurturing, friendly and supportive working environment
  • Regular team socials

How to apply

If you are a team player wishing to make a difference, who aspires to work in a fun and nurturing environment with professional support, development opportunities and a strong focus on employee wellbeing, then we would love to hear from you!

For informal enquires please contact Marieke de Vries.

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter to by 15-03-2021.