Permanent Equine Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2018-12-03 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    £28,000-£45,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-596

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

This is a fantastic permanent opportunity for an experienced Equine Veterinary Surgeon to join a recently established practice based in North Derbyshire.

The Practice:

This practice is a 100% equine veterinary practice who provide care and support to a spectrum of clientele, ranging from children’s ponies to international performance horses. This practice is able to provide their clients with a premium service and expertise. Their open information policy make sure that their customers are assured that they are getting the best service possible. The team is led by a certificate holder, who brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and expertise to the their full, 24/7 service.

The Role:

This is a full-time, permanent position working alongside a team of 3 vets. This role is Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:00 with one night on-call per week and a 1:3 weekend on-call. This position is mainly ambulatory work so the client are ideally looking for a candidate who has around 2 years’ experience. This is mainly 1st opinion work, although there are some cases which come through as referrals. 

The Candidate:  

The ideal candidate will have around 2 years experience working as an equine vet and will be looking to now further their career within an established team.  

Our client is offering a great package and salary, £28,000-£45,000 salary, with the higher banded salary for those who are certificate holders, with further partnership opportunities for the right candidate.

There is a holiday entitlement of 20 days plus bank holidays, RCVS fees paid, 5 days CPD and days back in lieu for on-call.


Type: Permanent Equine Veterinary Surgeon

Hours: Full Time

Weekend: 1:3 weekends on call

Out of Hours: 1 night on call per week and 1:3 weekends on call

Salary: £28,000-£45,000 p/a salary + CPD + Holiday

Ref: JN -022018-596

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To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and eligible to work in the UK.

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