Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Subject to Experience

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -082018-5795

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-02-28 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-01-07 00:00:00

  • Contact:


We are working with a practice based in Broadstairs, Kent that is looking for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time permanent basis.

The Practice:

Our clients’ team, based in the lovely coastal town of Broadstairs, is looking for a passionate and enthusiastic veterinary surgeon to join their professional but friendly and fun team! The practice is located very close to the beach and they also benefit from great access to London via the train in just 45 minutes and only a 30 minute drive to the Euro Tunnel.

The surgery is purpose built with state of the art equipment including digital x-ray, ultrasound and endoscopy and bronchoscopy. They see a real variety of cases and carry out all of our own orthopaedic surgery.

You will be joining a supportive and experienced team of 4 vets, 4 RVNs, 1 student nurse and 4 receptionists. 

The Role:

This is a permanent position for a Veterinary Surgeon. This is a full time role with a weekend rota of 2 on and 2 off every 4 weeks with time in lieu. There is no sole charge or OOH responsibility with this role ensuring a fantastic work life balance and supportive team environment.. Due to the experience within the existing team our clients’ are able to consider applications from newly qualified vets as well as experienced vets.

The Candidate:

A key part of the role will be to build strong relationships with patients and clients therefore you must enjoy this side of the role just as much as the clinical side. Our clients’ encourage regular CPD and offer a generous allowance, so if you are looking to develop a particular area of interest, we could be the perfect practice for you! In return our clients’ can offer:-

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

Competitive salary commensurate with experience

Enhanced annual leave of 28 days including bank holidays rising to 33 days including bank holidays after 2 full years’ service

Contributory pension scheme

Generous CPD and funding of certificates for the right candidate

Paid memberships (RCVS, BVA, VDS)

Childcare vouchers

Exclusive company discounts and rewards                                                        


Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-Time

Out of hours: None

Weekends: 2 on/2 off

Sole charge - None

Salary: Competitive - Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -082018-5795

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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