Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2018-12-03 00:00:00

  • End date:

    2019-06-24 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Maxine Hollis

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -062018-4472

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contact:

    Maxine Hollis

We are recruiting for a friendly permanent small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join a well-established Veterinary hospital based in Ormskirk, Lancashire

The Practice: 

The practice is a tier three RCVS accredited hospital, which stipulates diagnostic, surgical and treatment standards throughout. The practice is proactive in finding the best evidence medicine. The practice has undertaken extensive refurbishments and now has facilities include waiting area, reception, and pharmacy, two consulting rooms, two theatres with their anaesthesia preparation areas, diagnostic imaging, cat, dog, orthopaedic and isolation wards etc.

The Role: 

The position is full time, you will be based out of the main hospital but required to work on a rota basis at the 4 branch practices. The weekends are 1 in 4 on call and on call one evening per week. You will be working alongside 3 full-time vets, 3 RVN’s and 6 SVN’s. Sole charge will be required at the branch practices. Confident New Graduates and experienced vets considered.

The Candidate: 

The ideal candidate will be friendly, client-led, enjoy a fast pace, busy environment and be a team player.

In return, you will be offered a competitive salary dependent on experience with benefits including RCVS and VDS fee’s paid, use of the practice vehicles. Accommodation is also available if relocating.  


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full time

Weekends: 1 in 4 Weekends  

Out of hours: On call 1 night per week

Sole Charge: Yes, whilst at the branches

Vehicle: Available for branch work

Accommodation: Available whilst relocating

Branch: Branch work is required (on a rota basis)

Salary: Dependent on experience

Ref: JN -062018-4472

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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