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 -032018-1799

  • Published:

    8 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 equine only RCVS accredited practice based in Ashford, Kent who are looking for an Equine Vet to join their team on a permanent full or part-time basis.

The Practice:

The practice is proud to provide the highest quality veterinary care within their modern, well equipped group of equine practices, while valuing the close relationship they have with their clients.

They provide a wide range of services, most of which can be provided at their clients’ yards or premises, or they have a purpose-built clinic for treating patients.

The practices have access to a range of diagnostic facilities, and at their main site they have large examination rooms, operating suite, hard surface trot-up and lunging area, stocks for reproductive work and other procedures, digital X-ray machine (clinic based & portable), digital ultrasound machine, digital video endoscope, gastroscope, portable shockwave therapy, weighing scales, stabling, turnout paddocks, ample parking/turning areas. 

The Role:

This is a permanent equine vet position which can be either full or part-time. The role will be mainly ambulatory with access to the clinic-based facilities at the main site.

Working hours are between 8:30 am and 6:30 pm with one weeknight out of hours duty. The weekend out of hours rota is 1 in 5 with time off in lieu and remuneration for out of hours work.

The Candidate:

The practice is looking for a vet with at least 2 years’ experience, who is fluent in verbal and written English with excellent communication skills.

The practice is offering a competitive package, including professional fees and CPD covered. Further studies and certification is supported and encouraged.

Generous relocation package available.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Equine

Hours: Full or Part-time

Weekends: 1:5

Out of hours: 1 night per week

Salary: Competitive package

Ref: JN -032018-1799

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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