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 -102018-6960

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-12-11 00:00:00

We are working with a rapidly growing practice in Castleford, West Yorkshire that is looking for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon on a permanent full-time basis. The practice welcomes new graduates as well as candidates wishing to find their first UK-based role.

The Practice:

The practice team currently consists of 3.5 Vets, 3 RVNs, a Practice Manager and 3 receptionists. They have good ties with the local community and regularly get involved with charity events.

The practice has a loyal and engaged client base with an interesting, mixed caseload. The successful candidate will have full freedom to work up cases and develop their own client base with as much support from the team as required.

The practice is purpose built with state of the art equipment including full theatre, dentistry equipment, xrays, ultrasound and blood pressure monitoring tools.

The Role:

This is a permanent full-time role for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon. The hours are 40 per week with Saturdays on a rota basis. There are no Sundays or out of hours.

The Candidate:

Our client is looking for a friendly and approachable vet with a genuine passion for animal welfare and client care. Experienced vets will be confident with routine surgical and medical cases. Newly qualified applicants will be eager to learn and put their theory into practice with the support of this welcoming team. You will be passionate about providing an excellent service and working as part of a highly-skilled team. 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: No

Weekends: Saturday mornings

Sole charge - Some

Salary: Competitive - Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -102018-6960

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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