Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-01-02 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Subject to Experience

  • Contact:

    Karl Harker

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -082018-5732

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Karl Harker

We are working with a practice based Northwich, Cheshire that is looking for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a part-time permanent basis.

The Practice:

Would you like to join a friendly team in a young, progressive practice with plenty of opportunities? If so, we’d love to hear from you!

Conveniently situated just off the M6, Northwich offers the convenience of easy links to Manchester and Liverpool, as well as the picturesque Peak District for those looking to spend time outdoors.

The practice partner is a Liverpool graduate leading a supportive and experienced team of 2 Vets, 2 RVNs and 2 Receptionists. Having opened earlier this year, they have already achieved Silver status as an Accredited ISFM cat-friendly practice! They have a loyal client-base and enjoy a varied caseload, seeing around 25% small furries. You’ll be working in a modern surgery with a well-equipped theatre, digital x-ray and ultrasound.

The Role:

This is a permanent position for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon. The position is part time, ideally working around 10-20 hours per week depending on your circumstances. There are 1 in 3 weekends on a rota basis, however this is negotiable for the right candidate. With no OOH requirements you’ll get a great work/life balance. The team encourage good case development both medically and surgically and fully support CPD.

The Candidate:

You will be confident in all aspects of everyday small animal medicine and surgery including lab result interpretation, internal medicine and ultrasound. You will be skilled in building strong relationships with patients and clients and you will enjoy working in a team environment. 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 -

Excellent career opportunities and development due to their varied case-load

Competitive salary commensurate with experience

Contributory pension scheme

Generous CPD and funding of certificates for the right candidate

Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS)

Childcare vouchers

Exclusive company discounts and rewards                                         


Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Part-Time

Out of hours: None

Weekends: 1 in 3

Sole charge - Some

Salary: Competitive - subject to experience

Ref: JN -082018-5732

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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