Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2018-12-03 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -032018-1613

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

We are currently working on behalf of an independent practice in Redhill area of Surrey who are looking a small animal veterinary surgeon to join their team on a permanent basis.

 The Practice:

They are independently owned and proud to still be able to provide a traditional and personal service to their clients, but using the latest styles of thinking, equipment, level of care and treatments.

Their small animal vet team have wide ranging experience and specialist interests. Orthopaedics, cardiology, anaesthesia, soft tissue surgery, internal medicine, behaviour, laser therapy, acupuncture and animal welfare are just some of their areas of expertise.

They are fully equipped to carry out surgical and diagnostic procedures which include laparoscopy, digital x-ray, portable dental x-ray, laser unit, endoscope, ultrasound, laser unit and more.

The Role:

This is a full-time position to work alongside 7 experienced veterinary surgeons, 10 nurses in a growing practice with four branches. There is an interesting and varied caseload and there will be some sole charge.

The role is to work 4.5 days per week. The on call rota includes 1 night per week (1 pm finish the following day) and 1:6 weekends (Saturday am - Monday am (not Friday night) consults Saturday morning and then emergencies only. 12 pm finish on Monday and the following Friday off - nice long weekend! 

You will need to be local, or open to relocating as the practice do their own OOH. One of the branches currently holds a cat clinic, so a candidate interested in Feline medicine would be ideal, although this is not essential.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary DOE + 25 days holiday + CPD fully funded incl. certificates if desired + accommodation + RCVS/VDS and 1 other professional membership + OOH bonus paid.

We are an equal opportunity agency and look forward to assisting you with your future career aspirations. We have an experienced team of consultants that are ready to give you support and advice on applying for veterinary opportunities.

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and 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 if you have been successful.

To discuss the role in more details:

Please call or email our team for specific details of this role such as practice details, exact location, salaries or any other queries you may have. Please also quote reference (JN -032018-1613) when enquiring about this vacancy.

To have a no obligation confidential discussion or to enquire about other positions in this area please contact us today on 01423 701 321, alternatively email

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