The Donkey Sanctuary is a global donkey welfare charity currently working in 35 countries worldwide reaching around 1.6 million animals.
We are offering an exciting opportunity for a motivated veterinary surgeon with substantial equine clinical experience to include donkey experience, to fill the position of Senior Veterinary Surgeon.
Based at our newly built, fully equipped veterinary hospital near Honiton, Devon you will provide veterinary care for The Donkey Sanctuary donkeys on our local farms and will be responsible for managing the veterinary clinical team. You will also support the veterinary needs of The Donkey Sanctuary globally with technical expertise and knowledge.
You will be managing a team of 6 vets, 5 nurses and 2 BAEDT qualified equine dental technicians who are all passionate about improving the welfare of donkeys both directly, by providing high quality clinical care and indirectly, by education and transfer of knowledge. You will work alongside the Head of Veterinary Services to deliver sustainable improvements in veterinary care to donkeys globally.
This is a full-time, permanent contract starting as soon as possible. For more information about this role please download our Application Pack.
Closing date for completed applications: 12.30 pm on Friday 22 September 2017.
Please download the Word document to complete your application on the computer (preferred option) or, print the PDF form to complete your application by hand.