Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-01-07 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Subject to Experience

  • Contact:

    Gabrielle Dawson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -102018-7080

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Gabrielle Dawson

We are working with a practice based in Basildon, Essex that is looking for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time permanent basis.

The Practice:

Conveniently based just off the A13 and benefitting from free on-site parking, easy access to the M25, 20 minutes from the seaside and direct trains into London and Southend. You will find a cheerful and progressive practice, the team consists of 6 vets, 6 RVNs, 1 practice manager, 1 finance coordinator and 7 receptionists. They have state of the art equipment including ultrasound and endoscope. They pride themselves on the strong relationships they have built with clients and patients and are looking for personable vets who are passionate about providing an excellent service. 

The Role:

Our client is looking for a permanent full-time small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly team. This position has become available due to practice growth.

This role is for a day time vet working full-time hours which will include a 1 in 4 weekend rota and only occasional sole charge responsibility.

The Candidate:

Due to the experience within the existing team they can consider applications from recently qualified vets, with a minimum if 6 month experience, as well as more experienced vets.

In addition to a friendly and supportive environment our clients’ can also offer you:

Competitive salary

Generous CPD and support through the study towards a Certificate

1 in 4 weekends

Enhanced annual leave

Contributory pension scheme

Exclusive company and high street discounts                                                       


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-Time

Out of hours: None - covered by a dedicated team

Weekends: 1 in 4

Sole charge: Occasional

Salary: Competitive - Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -102018-7080

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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