Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive plus excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Jim Dixon

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -042018-2645

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-04-30 00:00:00

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We are working with an established practice in Southend-on-sea that is looking for an additional Veterinary Surgeon to join their team on a permanent basis.  

The Practice: 

This is a busy practice that has been purpose built to industry leading standards, located within proximity of the famous sea front! The 3-vet team is supported by 5 nurses and a support team, and has state of the art facilities including digital X-ray, ultrasound scanner, recent in-house lab machines, multi-parameter monitor with ECG and access to endoscopy and CT facilities at the nearby sister branch. 

The team hold a variety of individual interests including cardiology, internal medicine and reproduction and the partners fully support all members of the team in developing their own areas of interest. 

The Role: 

This is a full-time, permanent position with weekend on a rota of 1:3 working Saturdays and Sundays. There is occasional sole charge but no out of hours responsibility. 

In return the practice can offer a competitive salary, generous CPD allowance, enhanced annual leave, contributory pension scheme, paid memberships for RCVS, BSAVA, and VDS, childcare vouchers, exclusive company discounts and rewards. 

The Candidate: 

This position will suit an experienced vet who is confident with all routine surgical and medical cases and comfortable with some sole charge responsibility. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and enjoy building relationships with clients, patients and the team. 


Role: Veterinary Surgeon 

Type: Small Animal 

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1:3

Out of hours: None

Sole charge: Some

Salary and benefits: Competitive salary & benefits package

Ref: JN -042018-2645

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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