Permanent P/T Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent P/T Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Dependent on experience and hours worked

  • Contact:

    Maxine Hollis

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -092018-5926

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • End date:

    2019-06-24 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-08-06 00:00:00

We are working with a lovely independent practice located in Sittingbourne, Kent, that requires an enthusiastic and dedicated Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a permanent basis.

The Practice: 

This independent practice was established in 1990's and has a friendly and welcoming staff including 3 vets, 6 nurses and care assistants, and an excellent nonclinical support team. The practice is housed in a beautiful building and is well-equipped with the necessary tools and technology to deliver exceptional standards of care. Consultations are by appointment only, except in cases of emergency. The practice has a digital X-ray machine, in-house laboratory, operating theatre and dental equipment. 

The Role: 

This is a permanent part-time position. Working hours are as follows: Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday 11:30 am to 2:30 pm consulting, every Friday's 09:00 am to 6:30 pm consulting and operations. Ideally every Saturday morning but will also consider a rota of 1:2 working between 8:30 am and 12 pm. There is no out of hours responsibility. Would be required to cover occasional holiday leave of the other Vets.

In return, the practice can offer a competitive salary depending on experience and hours worked, funding and encouragement for relevant CPD, RCVS fees covered, 28 days holiday (no requirement to work bank holidays), and a lovely practice environment to work in with fantastic clients. 

Would ideally suit a Vet who is looking to work less hours or possibly semi-retired.

The Candidate: 

The ideal candidate will be a Vet who enjoys all aspects of the job, and will strive to be a dedicated and proactive member of the team. The practice would prefer to receive applications from candidates with experience although will consider enthusiastic recently qualified Vets who have a real passion for the profession. 


Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal 

Hours: Part-Time 

Weekends: Every or 1:2 Saturday mornings 

Out of hours: None

Salary and benefits: Competitive 

Ref: JN -092018-5926

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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