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 -082018-5737

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-10-08 00:00:00

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

The Practice:

Our clients’ practice is a looking for a vibrant, enthusiastic team member. Being just four miles off the A1, they have great transport links, and their location is just a stone’s throw from the pretty Yorkshire Dales towns of Richmond and Ripon. They are in a newly built town centre shopping area which has most of the big name shops, supermarkets, a seven screen cinema, hotels and plenty of coffee shops and restaurants. Directly behind the practice is a brand new sports centre, pool and gym. The practice sees many highly respected armed forces families from Catterick Garrison as well as the local community.

The practice owner has sixteen years experience of both mixed and small animal practice, and has interests in cardiology and ultrasonography. She is keen to share her knowledge and build a team with as many areas of interest as possible. The Catterick surgery is built to industry leading standards and has state of the art equipment including digital x-ray, ultrasound and in house laboratory facilities.

The Role:

This is a permanent position for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon. The position is part-time. They are a single site practice so there is no travelling between branches. They ideally need someone to work two full days each week (which may be at the weekend sometimes) but there will be no OOH. They may consider full time hours for the right candidate.

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate for this job will be someone with some experience in surgery and medicine; however our client is happy to consider a new graduate. They like people to have the time to follow through their own cases from start to finish, and are also more than happy to provide support where it is needed. Our clients’ can offer a competitive package and benefits that includes -

Excellent career opportunities and development due to our 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: Some

Sole charge - Some

Salary: Competitive - Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -082018-5737

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.

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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.

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