Permanent Full-Time Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Watford, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-04-29 00:00:00

  • End date:

    2020-03-27 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    From £30,000 p/a (for New Graduate)

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-439

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

We are currently recruiting on behalf of an independent practice based in the Watford area of Hertfordshire, who are currently recruiting for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join their team. This is a full-time permanent position and all levels of experience would be considered.

The Practice: 

Our client has an experienced and friendly team, which aim to provide a high standard of care for all pets in their care. They an independent and longstanding veterinary practice which has been established for a number of years and offer a range of expertise to look after animals in sickness and health. 

They have 5.5 vets and a team of nurses that are there to give advise on preventative healthcare, diets, and behaviour, as well as treatment when pets are ill. 

Services include consultations, surgery, hospitalisation, in house lab, dental care, X-ray, ECGs, Ultrasound.

The Role: 

This is a full-time position working 4 days per week, 3x 9.00-19.00 1x 9.00-17.00.

The weekend rota is 1:4 Saturday 9.00-16.00 with on-call over the weekend. There is also an on-call requirement of 1 night per week. 

The role is predominantly based at their main site, with occasional shifts requirements at their consult only site 3 miles away.

The practice is happy to consider all levels of experience, from new graduate to a Vet with years of experience. 

In return, the practice is offering a competitive salary starting from £30,000 (new graduate) + 20 days holiday + CPD.

The Summary:

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

On-call: Yes

Weekends: 1 in 4

Salary: Competitive salary starting from £30,000 (new graduate)

Ref: JN -022018-439

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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