Permanent Sole Charge Vet

Permanent Sole Charge Vet

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Subject to Experience

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -042018-1913

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-11-20 00:00:00

  • Contact:


We are currently working with a charming, independent, RCVS accredited practice that is situated close to the coast, rural countryside, the sound of the Mersey, motorway links and ‘upbeat' Manchester.  

This role is for a full-time Veterinary Surgeon on a permanent basis to work in a mainly sole charge capacity.

The Practice:

This is a privately run practice with 4 surgeries manned by 7 caring and dependable vets, 9 fully qualified nurses, 2 SVNs, 1 experienced unqualified nurse and an admin support team. They are all committed to offering the very best in veterinary care and customer service. All their surgeries are run on an appointment basis so that, barring emergencies, their clients need never to be kept waiting for long periods to see the vet. Their teamwork to 10 minute consults and have lots of equipment over the 4 surgeries including anaesthetic machines, digital X-ray (at 2 of their surgeries), ultra-sound scanners, ECG, endoscopes, dental scalers and well-equipped laboratories (including haematology, biochemistry and electrolytes) enabling them to perform a wide range of diagnostic procedures allowing prompt analysis and interpretation of results.

The Role:

This is a full-time permanent post working Monday to Friday 8.15-18.30, 1:5 Saturday mornings and no out of hours. The role would be to work across 2 of the 4 branches but may occasionally be worked over all 4 branches dependent on the needs of the business.

The Candidate:

To qualify for this role, you must be confident with sole charge, both consults and ops. You will be working alongside 7 Vets, but two of the branches are sole charge so you will be required to work alone. 

Interests are supported and encouraged, and the practice is always looking to develop. 

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary DOE + 5 weeks holiday + Bank holidays + £800 CPD although this can be increased, and certificates are supported. 


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small animal

Hours: Full time, 5 days per week 

Weekends: 1:5 Saturday mornings 

Out of hours: None

Salary: Competitive salary, CPD and Additional benefits

Ref: JN -042018-1913

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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