Permanent Mixed or Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2018-12-03 00:00:00

  • End date:

    2019-10-31 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Competitive (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Keith Balfour

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -102018-7067

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Keith Balfour

We are currently working with an independent practice in Metheringham, Lincolnshire, that are looking for a full time small or mixed animal Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a permanent basis.

The Practice:

They are a mixed practice based in Metheringham, with branch practices in Waddington, Branston and Ruskington. The practice has been looking after the surrounding community's veterinary needs since the 1960’s. They look after a huge range of pets, large animals, horses and gamebirds. Farm animal and equine services form an important part of their business in which they have strong ties with the local rural community. In addition, they also have a full time pig vet as part of the team.

Consultations are carried out at all four surgeries, with both open surgeries and appointments available, depending on needs. Surgical and more advanced diagnostic procedures are carried out at the well-equipped Metheringham practice in order to give the best possible quality of care to patients. The branches in Waddington, Branston and Ruskington are approximately 3 miles away from Lincoln and Sleaford respectively.

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate can be from a new grad to an experienced vet. They must be a forward thinker and most of all be a team player to join their small, friendly and supportive practice

The Role:

This position is full time working a 4 day week which includes some nights on call and 1:8 weekends on call. Full rota details TBC. In return, our client is offering a competitive salary - dependent on experience, CPD allowance and VDS fees paid.


Role: Permanent Small or Mixed Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Type: 80% Small, 15% Equine & 5% Farm

Hours: Full-time working a four day week with one night on call

Weekends: 1:8

Salary: Competitive - dependent on experience, CPD allowance and VDS fees

Ref: JN -102018-7067

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

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