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:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -082018-5798

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-01-07 00:00:00

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

The Practice:

Based in the beautiful cathedral city of Canterbury. You will benefit from the best of both worlds; high speed, direct trains into Central London, 30 minutes from the Euro Tunnel and easy access to the nearby picturesque coastal towns of Herne Bay and Whitstable. The practice also offers free onsite parking.

The practice is purpose built with state of the art equipment including digital X-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy and orthopaedic kit. This friendly team consists of 3 veterinary surgeons, 3 RVNs, 2 student veterinary nurses and 3 receptionists.   

The Role:

This is a permanent position for a Veterinary Surgeon. This is a full-time position with a weekend rota of 1 in 3. There is no OOHs or sole charge responsibility with this role ensuring a great work/life balance and a supportive work environment. 

The Candidate:

Due to the experience within the existing team, our client is able to consider applications from newly qualified vets as well as experienced vets. Regardless of your level of experience, you will enjoy building relationships with patients and clients and thrive in a fast paced environment. Enthusiasm and energy are a must, as is a willingness to communicate with colleagues and clients, in the best interests of your patients. 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 - competitive salary, CPD allowance and exclusive company discounts and rewards                                                        


Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-Time

Out of hours: None

Weekends: 1 in 3

Sole charge - None

Salary: Competitive - Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -082018-5798

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.

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