Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Up to £55,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Jim Dixon

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-764

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-08-06 00:00:00

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We are working with a well-established practice in Colne, Lancashire that is looking to recruit an experienced small animal veterinary surgeon. This is a permanent position that can be either full or part-time.

The Practice:

Our client has grown to become a well-established practice in their local area offering gold standard client and patient care. On the edge of the Pennines, and easy access and links to both Manchester and up to the Dales and Lakes, this is great dog-walking country! 

They have all the toys you might expect for a modern practice including a Doppler ultrasonography, dedicated operating theatre, digital x-ray, in-house laboratory. You will be joining a happy team who enjoy getting involved in both medical and surgical cases. They have 15 minute appointments, ensure client continuity, and run in conjunction with a supporting nursing team, who also run their own special interest clinics.

Their team consists of 2 vets, 3 RVN’s, 2 SVN’s, and 4 reception staff. 

The Role:

Our client is looking for a full or part-time Veterinary Surgeon with a minimum 2 years’ experience with a great client-facing consulting manner. They are happy to consider and accommodate working patterns to suit your individual needs and lifestyle. 

There is a 1 in 3 weekend rota, so you will need to feel confident enough in sole charge but there is no OOH.  

Along with excellent career development opportunities, our client offers a good package including competitive salary, pension, generous CPD allowance and exclusive company discounts 


Type: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Hours: Full or Part-Time

Weekend: One in three

OOH: None

Salary: Competitive salary - up to £55,000 DOE, CPD, Additional Benefits

Ref: JN -022018-764

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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