A 4.5 day week with scheduled half days. Out of hours equally shared in 1 in 4 rota. We are very well equipped with digital scopes, ultrasound, portable x-ray and motorized dental rasps. This is a predominantly ambulatory role with onsite stabling and lameness work up area viewable at www.avondalevets.com
Our well-equipped clinic includes facilities for digital radiography, endoscopy, ultrasonography, motorised dental kits, and stabling for 5 horses. In house lameness work-ups are encouraged to utilise our trot up, hard and soft lunging areas. Our clinic provides an extensive range of diagnostic, reproductive, medical and surgical therapeutic services to a broad population of equestrian owners throughout the surrounding area. A dedicated equine receptionist and SQP is employed to field calls, organise the diary and advise owners on prophylactic care.
Avondale Veterinary Group is based in Strathaven, Lanarkshire, 16 miles South West of Glasgow and provides routine and emergency Farm, Equine and Small Animal services. Our, purpose built premises opened in August 2009 within the Strathaven Rural Centre and comprises of our main surgery plus a separate adjacent equine facility. We are a long- established practice, having had a presence in Strathaven since 1921, and are very proud of our strong links with the local community.
- £1200 CPD allowance
- Competitive salary
- 5 paid CPD days
- 30 days holiday (including public)
- Paid RCVS, BVA and VDS fees
- Private Medical Insurance
- Child care vouchers
- Participation in Group Pension Scheme
- “My Benefits” at Independent Vet Care
- Discounted veterinary fees for up to 3 animals