Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2018-12-03 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-979

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Paddy Wood

Our client is looking to recruit a small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join their happy and supportive team on a permanent basis at their practice in Rochester, Kent.

The Practice:

This client is a long- established family run business. All of their four branches have their own X-ray, operating theatres and diagnostic equipment, with use of Robovet computer system. The practice enjoys a relaxed and professional environment and has reception and RVN cover at all times, plus auxiliaries in all branches.

The Role:

This is a full time position with no OOH, involving 4 (10-hr) days/ week Monday- Friday. Actual days worked will be confirmed dependent on staff cover. Weekend rota will be every other Saturday (9 am - 4 pm, or 9 am - 12.30 pm) and Sundays (9 am - 12.30 pm) on a 6 week rota.

The role will involve some branch work and sole charge at weekends. During the week, there is usually one operating vet and one consult vet.

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be confident and experienced and instil confidence in the clients and team with their medical knowledge and skills. You will have at least 3 years’ experience in practice and possess a UK driving license.

In return, you will be offered a very competitive salary, dependent on experience and accommodation can be provided.

Type: Perm Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Hours: Full time


Weekends: On rota basis, see above

Salary: Dependent on experience

Accommodation: Yes

Ref: JN -022018-979

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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