Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Dagenham, Essex

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-03-04 00:00:00

  • End date:

    2020-04-19 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Excellent Package

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -102018-7078

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Vet Partners

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

We are working with a small animal practice based in Dagenham, Essex that is looking for a full-time small animal Veterinary Surgeon on a permanent basis. This is a sole charge position, so you must be confident in is type of role, although support is available from neighbouring surgeries within the group.

The Practice:

The practice moved to its current location which was specially refurbished for the needs of the surgery and it's clients and opened in 2009. You will be joining a dedicated passionate team of nurses. The premises include a reception area with air conditioning, two consult rooms, prep room, two operating theatres, x-ray room, laboratory, kennels.

The Role:

This is a full-time permanent role for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon. The working hours are 09.00 19.00 Monday to Friday. 1 in 3 weekends - Saturdays only. There are no out of hours with this role. This is a sole charge position but back-up is on hand from neighbouring surgeries within the group.

The Candidate:

You should be a confident surgeon (3+ years experience) with general surgical and medical skills, capable of working sole charge. You will be passionate about providing excellent service and working as part of a highly-skilled team. You will also enjoy a variety of cases and have the ability to work these up to a high standard. 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 an excellent package and benefits that include -

  • Competitive Salary
  • Accommodation
  • 5-week holiday
  • Healthcare Scheme
  • Pension
  • CPD Allowance
  • RCVS and VDS fees paid


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-Time

Out of hours: No

Weekends: 1 in 3 Saturdays

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Competitive - Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -102018-7078

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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