Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Jim Dixon

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-797

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-12-03 00:00:00

  • Client:


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Are you looking for something a bit different at this stage in your veterinary career? Perhaps working during the night would fit in well with your current lifestyle and dedications?

We have an exciting permanent opportunity for a small animal night Veterinary Surgeon on a full-time basis to start at a friendly practice in Leeds, West Yorkshire.

The Practice:

Our client offers the latest state-of-the-art equipment, to ensure prompt diagnoses and the most effective treatments. Their purpose built, modern surgery has been designed to industry leading standards and has state of the art equipment including in-house operating theatre and laboratory, digital x-ray, specialist dental equipment and much more. Their highly trained veterinary surgeons and nurses are kept constantly updated on the latest innovations and protocols. They offer a full range of treatments from health checks to emergency operations and they are always committed to providing exceptional veterinary services. You will be joining a team of 2 vets, 5 RVN’s and an exceptional support team. Unlike some veterinary OOH positions, this practice is active throughout the night, offering an interesting case load, consults up to 10pm and standard ops during the wee hours.

The Role:

Your working pattern for this position will comprise of one-week of night rota Monday-Sunday followed by two weeks off, with shifts of 20:00-08:00. Annual leave is worked into the salary package, and is expected to be taken within your windows of two weeks off. This ensures that they have the continuity of three, full-time night vets working in rotation at our practice providing gold-standard, quality care to clients throughout the year. Each night shift you would be working with one of 2 experienced, permanent night RVN’s (one who has completed, and one who is presently studying the VN ECC Certificate).

The Candidate:

Confident night vet, ideally confident with surgery, happy/experienced at tackling GDV’s. Ideally confident at sole charge although accompanied by expert RVN and receptionist on a night. If you want to work alongside a dynamic, enthusiastic and hard-working team. Love challenging case-loads and wish to further your clinical development, this is the practice for you.

Our client offers a great package and benefits including a competitive salary, CPD, comprehensive benefits and a full range of exclusive discounts for use within the group.


Type: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Hours: Full-Time - working nights of 7 on 14 off

Salary: Competitive salary, CPD, Additional Benefits

Ref: JN -022018-797

We are an equal opportunity agency and look forward to assisting you with your future career aspirations. We have an experienced team of consultants that are ready to give you support and advice on applying for veterinary opportunities.

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and 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.

To discuss the role in more details:

Please call or email our team for specific details of this role such as practice details, exact location, salaries or any other queries you may have. Please also quote reference (above) when enquiring about this vacancy.

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