Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Subject to Experience

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -062018-4494

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-02-24 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-04-29 00:00:00

  • Contact:


We are working with a client with a veterinary practice based near Romford, Essex that is looking to recruit a full-time small animal Lead Veterinary Surgeon on a permanent basis.

The Practice:

This busy practice which was established in 1987 sits in the heart of the community. It offers the latest state-of-the-art equipment, to ensure prompt diagnoses and the most effective treatments. Their highly trained veterinary surgeons and nurses are kept constantly updated on the latest innovations and protocols. They offer a full range of treatments from health checks to emergency operations and they are always committed to providing exceptional veterinary services.

The Role:

This rewarding position for a Lead Veterinary Surgeon is permanent and full-time. The exact working pattern together with any weekend or out of hour requirements is to be confirmed.

The Candidate:

You will need at least a minimum of 2 years small animal practice experience. The ideal candidate will have a passion for delivering outstanding care to your patients, as well as a first-class service to your clients .You should be a confident surgeon with general surgical and medical skills, capable of working sole charge and have a strong customer-service focus. You will be passionate about providing an excellent service and working as part of a highly-skilled team.

In return, our clients’ can offer:

A supportive and friendly working environment, together with career development opportunities, an excellent package and great benefits that include; competitive salary, Vehicle or £2,500 allowance, Accommodation or up to £9,600 allowance depending on location, £1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave and in-house CPD training, RCVS, VDS and BVA fees paid, 5 weeks’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays, Partnership opportunity available, Discounts to a range of external CPD providers, Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts, Childcare vouchers, Cycle-to-work scheme, Auto-enrolment Pension, Employee of the month awards, Hill's staff pet feeding scheme, Staff purchase scheme


Role: Lead Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-Time

Out of hours: To be confirmed

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Competitive -Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -062018-4494

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

What happens next:

Click APPLY to apply for this role and a member of our team will be in touch to discuss this vacancy in more detail

Call: 01423 701 321




If this position is not for you but you know someone who might be suitable refer them to us and receive £250 if successful

Recruit4vets are specialist recruiters for the veterinary industry and act as an employment agency for the supply of permanent staff and an employment business for the supply of locum staff.