Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    East Grinstead

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2018-05-01 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Commensurate with experience

  • Contact:

    Camilla Beese

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -042018-2335

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Camilla Beese

We are working with a fantastic independent veterinary hospital in West Sussex who are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated Veterinary Surgeon to join their team on a permanent basis.  

The Practice: 

The practice is an RCVS accredited small animal hospital with an experienced team of vets who have a wide range of interests and skills, including orthopaedic and soft-tissue surgery, clinical diagnostic medicine, ultrasonography, endoscopy and clinical laboratory medicine. They are equipped with the latest technology and tools to enable their team to provide the highest quality of service and care. 

The Role: 

This practice can offer either a full or part-time position. 

Working hours are between 9am and 6pm, with a Saturday morning rota of 1 in 5. There one night of on-call per week, as well as weekends on call along with the Saturday morning rota. On call duty is only required for inpatients and will always be supported by a duty nurse. Some sole charge and branch work may be required if the vet is comfortable in doing so. 

In return the practice can offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience, as well as offering CPD allowance, professional fees, accommodation if required, as well as providing a friendly and supportive team environment. 

The Candidate: 

The ideal candidate will be experienced, confident with routine surgical and medical cases along with priding themselves on providing a high quality of care and service. Teamwork is a must, the vet must be friendly and accommodating, and an excellent communicator. Newly graduated candidates may also be considered if they are determined and willing to learn and make the most of the supportive environment offered by the experienced veterinary team. 


Role: Veterinary Surgeon 

Type: Small Animal 

Hours: Full or Part-time

Weekends: 1:5

On call: 1 night per week 

Sole charge: Some

Salary and benefits: Competitive salary & benefits package

Ref: JN -042018-2335

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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