Permanent Full Time Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Full Time Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -012018-21

  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • End date:

    2020-04-08 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-12-03 00:00:00

  • Contact:


We are currently recruiting for a lovely family-run practice in Coventry who is looking to recruit a full-time veterinary surgeon to start ASAP on a permanent basis.

The Practice:

Our well-established client has been trusted by generations of Coventry pet owners. They have grown over the years, but are proud to still be an independent family-run practice, at the heart of the local community. Their strong team of 12 vets is caring and experienced veterinary professionals who make full use of the latest advances in veterinary medicine to look after their clients' pet's health. They are passionate about treating pets the way they should be - as one of the family.

Their facilities include; 6 consultation rooms, 2 operating theatres, separate cat and dog wards, ultrasound, digital x-ray, in house Lab, endoscope, dental unit, an isolation unit, and intensive care ward.

The Role:

The role is full-time 5 day week, shifts will be mostly 8:30-6:00, with either 10:45-7:30 or 12:00-8:00+ once a week, and an 8:30-3:00 once a week.

The weekend rota is 1:3 Saturdays at the most - if you work a Saturday you get a day off in the week. 

Sole charge is rare as you will be usually consulting alongside 1 or 2 others.

Our client has 3 sites but you would be mainly based at one site for continuity. This site is where all operations/procedures are undertaken, the branches really being "distant" consulting rooms.

A practice van is available for home visits and going to and from branch sites.

*Our client would consider part-time for the right candidate* - in fact, they been voted the UK's most flexible small business.

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be a friendly person who enjoys working as part of a team, with around 2 years' experience 

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and can also provide accommodation in a large 4 bedroom detached shared house. 


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time (part-time would also be considered)

Weekends: Yes, 1 in 3 at most

Sole charge: Rarely as working alongside 1 or 2 others at a time

Salary: Competitive - Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -012018-21

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:

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Call: 01423 701 321




If this position is not for you but you know someone who might be suitable refer them to us and receive £250 if successful

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