Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Subject to Experience

  • Contact:

    Karl Harker

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -082018-5561

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-09-24 00:00:00

We are working with a practice based in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire that is looking for a full or part-time Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a permanent basis.

The Practice:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full or part time vet to join our clients’ successful small animal practice based in Huntingdon. The practice is conveniently located close to all major transport routes including the A14 and A1. There is free onsite parking.

Our clients’established practice is purpose built with state of the art equipment including digital X-ray, ultrasound, dental machine and fully equipped lab facilities.

You will be joining a friendly and supportive team made up of 2 part time vets and 2 full time vet, 3 RVNs, 1 student nurse and 1 part time veterinary care assistant. The team benefits from a variety of individual interests and specialist knowledge including one team member holding a Certificate in Ophthalmology, a visiting orthopaedic surgeon and visiting specialist cardiologist.

The Role:

This is a permanent position for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon. The full-time role will be approx. 40 hours per week and the part time role a minimum of 25 hours per week. Both roles include a weekend rota of just 1 in 4. There is no out of hours responsibility with this role and only occasional sole charge

The Candidate:

You should be a confident surgeon with general surgical and medical skills, capable of working sole charge at times, and with a strong customer-service focus. You will be passionate about providing an excellent service and working as part of a highly-skilled team. You will also enjoy a variety of cases and have the ability to work these up to a high standard. Enthusiasm and energy are a must, as is a willingness to communicate with colleagues and clients, in the best interests of your patients. You will also have the opportunity to study towards a certificate as this is strongly encouraged. In return our clients’ can offer a competitive package and benefits that include - competitive salary, CPD allowance and exclusive company discounts and rewards


Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full or Part-Time

Out of hours: None

Weekends: 1 in 4

Sole charge: Some

Salary: Competitive – Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -082018-5561

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.

To discuss the role in more details:

Please call or email our team to discuss the specific details for 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.

To have a no obligation confidential discussion or to enquire about other positions in this area please contact us today on 01423 701 321, alternatively email

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