Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2018-12-03 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    £60,000 & £65,000 Package (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Jim Dixon

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-744

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:


  • Consultant:

    Jim Dixon

We are working with a client based in Hertford that is looking to recruit a Veterinary Surgeon to lead their friendly and well established practice on a full-time permanent basis. 

The Practice:

Hertford is a historic market town 20 miles north of London in the East Hertfordshire countryside, an area often regarded as one of the most desirable in the UK. The practice is situated on lovely premises and is well equipped with digital x-rays, ultrasound and in-house blood machines.

You will be working with a fantastic team of nurses and have the support from the 24 hour hospital in Enfield where dedicated night staff will look after your patients out-of-hour needs. 

The Role:

This is a sole charge position in which you will work closely with the practices local 24-hour hospital enabling thorough work-ups and treatment of cases, with management support also being provided. 

This is a full-time position which will include 1 in 4 out of hours.

The Candidate:

This role would suit an experienced and enterprising vet who enjoys delivering a high level of patient and client care and is looking to move onto the next stage in their career with excellent long term prospects for the right candidate.

In return, they are offering an excellent package worth between £60,000 & £65,000 (DOE) including:

Key Benefits

Vehicle or £2,500 allowance, Accommodation or up to £12,000 allowance depending on location, £1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave and in-house CPD training, RCVS, VDS and BVA fees paid, 5 weeks’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays, Partnership opportunity available, Discounts to a range of external CPD providers, Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts, Childcare vouchers, Cycle-to-work scheme, Auto-enrolment Pension, Employee of the month awards, Hill's staff pet feeding scheme, Staff purchase scheme

Ref: JN -022018-744

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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