Permanent Imaging Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Imaging Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £50,000-£70,000 plus excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Jim Dixon

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  • Job ref:

    JN -042018-2552

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-04-25 00:00:00

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We are working with an independent accredited veterinary hospital in the West Midlands, with branch practices in the surrounding area, that is looking to recruit an enthusiastic imaging veterinary surgeon to join their team on a permanent basis. 

The Practice: 

The practice is an independent, small animal, first opinion and referral practice with a strong vet team of 15 including certificate holders in cardiology, dermatology, soft tissue/orthopaedic and surgery. The practice aims to deliver the highest standards of pet care and has won various awards for doing so. The vets have access to state of the art diagnostic equipment and 11 operating theatres. 

The Role: 

This is a full-time, permanent position, working 4.5 days per week. The practice provides their own out of hours service in house, which for the vet is on an attractive rota of approximately 1:10 weekends with a 4-day weekend the following week. Overnight on call duties are 1:10, fully supported with back up from the practice partners. There is on-site accommodation for on call work if required. 

In return the practice can offer an extremely competitive salary of between £50,000 and £70,000, pension scheme, CPD allowance per annum of £1500 for relevant external CPD, Certificate funding if needed, RCVS,BSAVA, VDS membership funded, staff discount on pet care, staff discount on Petplan Insurance.

The Candidate: 

Applicants should have their Certificate in Imaging or be working towards it, be enthusiastic in all aspects of first opinion general practice veterinary care, including emergency care and consulting. The practice sees a high volume of radiology, and ultrasonography with occasional MRI (on a demand basis) supported by their veterinary team. This will give the candidate the ability to develop their own case load and be the master of their own development. The vet will have at least 5 years' experience.


Role: Veterinary Surgeon 

Type: Imaging

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1:10

On call: 1:10 

Sole charge: Some

Branch work: Some 

Salary and benefits: £50,000 - £70,000 plus excellent benefits package

Ref: JN -042018-2552

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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