Permanent Equine Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Equine Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Newton Abbot

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Gabrielle Hudson-Crowe

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -082018-5605

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-08-27 00:00:00

We are currently looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to Join a friendly Equine practice in Newton Abbot, Devon.

This is a brilliant opportunity to join a great team of five experienced Equine vets and a large team of nurses and support team.

They are a kind and caring team based in Market Newton Abbot who are dedicated to delivering amazing client and patient care.

The Practice:

At the practice they strive to provide the best care for clients and patients. Whether their clients hack, event, compete or run a racing or livery yard, they understand that a horse is your life! That’s why they always try to provide the best care possible, but at affordable prices. These highly experienced team provide 24 hour care 365 days a year! As experienced, dedicated Equine Veterinary Surgeons they are equipped with the latest digital x-ray and diagnostic equipment to allow them to offer a full range of services for horses including:

  • Vaccinations
  • Pre-purchase examinations (Vetting)
  • Geldings
  • Investigations of weight-loss
  • Blood tests
  • Ultrasound examinations
  • Digital x-rays
  • Wound management
  • Lameness investigations
  • Colic investigation and treatment
  • Investigations for poor performance
  • Worm egg counts
  • Endoscopy
  • Second opinions
  • Eye examinations
  • Fertility work and foalings

The Role and Candidate:

This is a full-time permanent position for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join a friendly practice. The rota includes 8.30- 6.00 Monday to Friday and 1:4 weekends.

The successful candidate must have a client-oriented approach and excellent communication skills, work to a very high standard both medically and surgically, and have the drive and ambition to help develop this practice further.

The package on offer includes:

Very competitive salary (DOE)

Accommodation or accommodation allowance

5 weeks holiday


  • Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon
  • Type: Equine
  • Hours: Full-time
  • Weekends and out of hours: 1:4
  • Sole charge: Yes
  • Salary and benefits: Competitive Salary and Benefits

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 JN -082018-5605 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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