Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-01-07 00:00:00

  • End date:

    2020-02-25 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Competitive and excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -042018-2234

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

We are working with a fantastic practice in Bedford who is looking for a confident and passionate vet to join their team. There are potential partnership opportunities for the right individual so this is a great opportunity for a vet looking to help shape the future of an established and growing practice. 

The Practice:

The practice was established 10 years ago and sees a variety of cases including soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery, so this is a great environment for someone looking to gain further experience in these areas. The practice has been built to industry leading standards and has state of the art equipment including digital X-ray, ultrasound with Doppler, tonovet, and ECG.

The existing team is made up of 4 full-time vets, 2 full and 2 part-time RVNs, 2 student nurses plus a dedicated reception team.

The Role:

This is a full-time role with a weekend rota of 1 in 3 with no Sundays required. There is no out of hours work required and there is only occasional sole charge work.

In return, the practice can offer a competitive salary, contributory pension scheme, generous CPD and funding of certificates for the right candidates, paid memberships for RCVS, BVA, and VDS, childcare vouchers and exclusive company discounts and rewards.

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be confident with routine surgical and medical cases along with bringing excellent communication skills. The candidate will relish being part of a very friendly and relaxed team that prides itself on being open to new ways of working. 


Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1:3 Saturdays only

Out of hours: None

Sole charge: Some

Salary and benefits: Competitive salary & benefits package

Ref: JN -042018-2234

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




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