Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive + excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Jim Dixon

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -042018-2453

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-04-24 00:00:00

  • Client:


  • Consultant:


We are working with an outstanding practice in Northampton that is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join their team on a permanent basis. 

The Practice: 

The practice has an established and well-respected team in the centre of Northampton. The practice has a bright, spacious receptions with separate dog and cat waiting areas. The practice has 5 air-conditioned consult rooms, a large prep area, separate dog and cat isolation wards, theatre, X-ray and ultrasound lab, pharmacy and colleague rest area. 

It’s a busy practice with a varied and interesting caseload including complex and orthopaedic surgery. 

The existing team consists of 8 vets, 9 RVNs, 5 student nurses, plus an excellent support team. The team benefits form having certificate holders in general practice and surgery with two other vets working towards their own surgical certificates. The partners are hugely encouraging of all further study and development. 

The Role: 

This rewarding position is full time, with a weekend rota of 1 in 3 and no sole charge responsibility. The practice has its own dedicated night team who provide all the out of ours service. 

In return the practice can offer enhanced annual leave, competitive salary and CPD, pension scheme, exclusive colleague discounts, pastoral care, emotional wellbeing and support and paid memberships with RCVS, BVA, VDS.

The Candidate: 

Due to the experience within the existing team, the practice is happy to consider applications from newly graduated vets as well as experienced vets.


Role: Veterinary Surgeon 

Type: Small Animal 

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1:3

Out of hours: None

Sole charge: None

Salary and benefits: Competitive salary & benefits package

Ref: JN -042018-2453

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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