Associate Veterinarian - SW Florida w/ Student Loan repayment/Mentorship Program
Toledo Blade Animal Clinic
Location: North Port, Florida
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
Salary: 120k- 150k plus benefits
Are you eager to get into an environment that allows you to reach your maximum potential every day? Are you a new graduate looking for a supportive mentorship that helps you flourish? Are you a seasoned veterinarian looking for an opportunity to practice how you want to practice without restriction? We have an opportunity for you! We are seeking a Full Or Part Time caring Associate Veterinarian who desires to practice quality, compassionate, leading edge medicine in our growing 2 doctor practice in sunny South West Florida. North Port is an affordable young community experiencing significant growth.
We are a small animal hospital servicing North Port and surrounding communities primarily focused on Canine and Feline Medicine and Surgery ( open to adding exotics for the right individual). We also work with many different rescues and shelter groups allowing us to reach more clients which is a great way for our doctors to develop new client and patient relationships. We promote wellness and our doors remain open to emergencies throughout the day. There are no expected after hours, no Sunday or emergency shifts expected either. We have a local emergency facility within a ten minute drive as well as access to some of the best referral specialists in the state of Florida. We offer flexible scheduling in addition to ample vacation time for personal pursuits in an effort to promote a healthy work-life balance. Our FT vets currently work 30-36 hours weekly with paid vacation time and ample weekly personal time. The North Port community is a youthful family oriented community with an average age of 35. There are excellent schools and abundant family activities locally.
In-clinic we have a surgical suite with electrocautery and laser surgery available, a divided dental area, separate treatment areas for triage and procedures, isolation ward, digital imaging room including radiology and ultrasound, cold laser therapy as well as full on-site diagnostic laboratory with idexx blood machines and a well stocked Pharmacy. Our hospital has four exam rooms that offer hydraulic lift tables for our canine patients and Cat-friendly rooms for patient comfort. In addition there is an on-site boarding facility.
We provide a fun but professional work environment with a knowledgeable and tenured support staff of 17, many of whom have been with us for five years or more. Our trained staff allows our doctors to focus on examination, diagnosis, and development of treatment plans. Our techs collect samples, place catheters, perform skin scrapes, prep and read ear cytology and fecal samples. They perform STT's and EKG's which all work together to allow our doctors to function in an efficient fashion.
We are looking for a like minded Associate, one who is dedicated to growing within the profession and has a passion for Veterinary Medicine. New grads are encouraged to apply and will benefit from our 2 doctor mentorship program headed by our senior clinicians who will show you how to practice veterinary medicine with confidence! We feel that providing strong mentorship is an important quality of a veterinary practice and is essential. Our clinicians are eager to help guide our lesser experienced colleagues into the world of practice of veterinary medicine. Please send resume to Stacy at [email protected]
Licensed in Florida
We offer a competitive compensation package including 100% Employer PAID Health Insurance, Paid Time Off, Uniform Allowance, Choice of Retirement Contribution with Matching Simple IRA or Student Loan Repayment Option paid directly to your student loans monthly on your behalf (500$ monthly per 100k of loan debt up to 1000$ monthly) CE, Licensing Fees and Dues, Liability and Malpractice Insurance, Pet Care Benefits. Salary 120-150k , dependent on experience. PAID vacation. Benefits increase with tenure.
We are located in Southwest Florida near some of the best beaches for aquatic activities like boating, sailing, jet skiing, and offers an abundance of outdoor activities. We are 30-90 minutes from major metropolitan areas like Sarasota, Tampa and Naples as well.
Our website to check us out: toledobladeanimalclinic.com