Permanent Veterinary Surgeons

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-01-01 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

  • Contact:

    Gabrielle Dawson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -102018-6326

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Linnaeus Group

  • Consultant:

    Gabrielle Dawson

We are currently working with a state of the art, expanding practice, that is looking to recruit an ambitious, forward-thinking, experienced small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join their dynamic team based in Northampton.

The Practice:

The practice has strong team values and offers continuous progression for their team and is highly supportive of certificates, diplomas and further CPD, as well as internal promotions. 

The practice is a RCVS Accredited Veterinary Hospital that offers 24 hour care, 365 days a year.

Outside of their usual opening hours, the practice has elected to use the specialist emergency care provider, Vetsnow.

The Role:

Your standard working hours will be 44 hours per week, working shifts within the practice opening hours. You will also be part of the weekend rota too, working 1 in every 8 weekends. You will get time off during the week to make up for the weekend hours worked. Please note, these opening hours will change as the customer base grows.

In return, the practice is offering an excellent package that includes:

  • Competitive salary
  • 33 days holiday including bank holidays
  • £1,500 CPD allowance per annum / 5 days off
  • VDS Fees covered
  • RCVS membership
  • Well structured rota
  • Good work life balance and a great place to work.

Their great facilities and supportive team alongside a structured development programme will support you to be the best vet you can be.

The Candidate:

This is an exciting opportunity for a Veterinary Surgeon to join a excellent team. You will be an experienced and enthusiastic vet that wants to continue to develop your skills and progress in a young and thriving company that has lots of new opportunities emerging.

The Summary:

  • Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon
  • Type: Small Animal
  • Hours: Full-time
  • Weekends: 1 in 8 (with time given off in lieu)
  • Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
  • Ref: JN -102018-6326

We are an equal opportunity agency and look forward to assisting you with your future career aspirations. We have an experienced team of consultants that are ready to give you support and advice on applying for veterinary opportunities.

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and 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 for specific details of 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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