Permanent Equine Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Equine Veterinary Surgeon

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive Package

  • Contact:

    Jim Dixon

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  • Job ref:

    JN -032018-1781

  • Published:

    9 months ago

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  • Start date:

    2018-12-03 00:00:00

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We are currently recruiting on behalf of an independent practice in East Sussex who are looking for an Equine Veterinary Surgeon to join their team on a full-time permanent basis.

The Practice:

The practice is a 6-vet, established, RCVS Accredited GP Equine Practice, based in the East Sussex countryside with good links to London, Brighton & Gatwick. They have a fully equipped surgical facility and inpatient facilities of over 18 horses as well as a range of portable equipment. Facilities include both indoor & outdoor schools and a horse walker. The vet will be working alongside a forward-thinking team which includes a Veterinary Surgeon/Dentist and a RVN/Dentist, both currently examiners for BAEDT as well as 5 other Veterinary Surgeons including a RCVS Specialist in Equine Sports Medicine.

The Role:

This is a full-time, permanent, equine vet surgeon position, which will be both clinic based as well as ambulatory. Back up for field procedures is provided by 3 qualified EVNs and 2 extremely experienced nurses. The vet will also be supported by the client care team.

The out of hours rota is evenly shared and is currently on a 1:6 rota.

The Candidate:

A strong work ethic and a desire to provide a high-quality service to clients is vital, along with excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team is essential. This is an opportunity to become part of a friendly, approachable, practice with a team centred approach, a can-do attitude and commercial awareness.

CPD is encouraged and a generous CPD allowance is awarded along with a competitive package being available for the right applicant. A house and care are available if required.


Role: Permanent Equine Vet

Type: Equine

Hours: Full-time

Out of hours: 1:6

Salary: Competitive package

Ref: JN -032018-1781

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

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