Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Up to £35,000 per annum (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Gabrielle Dawson

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -082018-5650

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-10-01 00:00:00

  • Client:


  • Contact:


We are working with a growing, thriving team that is based in a state-of-the-art practice in Ashton, Lancashire that is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time permanent basis. This is an exciting opportunity to join a purpose-built clinic where you will have the opportunity to develop your clinical skills.

The Practice:

Our client is a state of the art facility, offering a full range of affordable small animal veterinary services to clients, operating a no appointment, walk-in clinic system. They offer a range of clinical services from preventative healthcare through to complex medical, surgical and orthopaedic procedures. They have superb, spacious, purpose-built surroundings with two operating theatres, six consulting rooms, digital x-ray and an up-to-date Idexx in-house laboratory.

You will be supported to develop your skills and will have the opportunity to progress as they are a young, growing, thriving company with lots of new opportunities emerging.

The Vet team is fully supported by a highly experienced team of qualified Nurses and development is a key focus for them within the team.

The Role:

Your standard working hours will be 40 hours per week and you will be required to work shifts within the opening hours of 08:00-20:00. There is also a requirement to be part of the weekend rota which you will be working 1 in every 4 weekends. You will get time off during the week to make up for the weekend hours worked. Please note, these opening hours may change as the customer base grows.

In return, our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

  • Salary up to £35,000 per annum (depending on experience)
  • 33 days holiday including bank holidays
  • £1,500 CPD allowance per annum / 5 days off
  • VDS Fees covered
  • RCVS membership
  • 5% Pension Contribution
  • Cyclescheme
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Free lunch Fridays
  • Well structured rota
  • Good work life balance and a great place to work.

The Summary:

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time, 40 hours a week

Weekends: 1 in 4

Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum (depending on experience)

Ref: JN -082018-5650

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.

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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