Permanent OOH 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:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -102018-7084

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Tracy Atkinson

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. This out of hours role that will be on a rota of 7 on 7 off or 7 on 14 off.

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:

This is full-time position where you will be working 20:00-08:00 on a 7 on 7 off basis or 7 on 14 off, the practice are open to some flexibility on this which can be discussed at interview.

The Candidate:

This is a great opportunity for any vet looking to gain emergency experience whilst continuing to develop their skills in surgery and medicine.

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

Enhanced annual leave

Contributory pension scheme

Childcare vouchers

Exclusive company and high street discounts                                                       


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: 7 on and 7 off OR 7 on and 14 off rota – dependent on your requirements

Weekends: As per agreed rota

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Competitive - Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -102018-7084

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

To have a no obligation confidential discussion or to enquire about other positions in this area please contact us today on 01423 701 321, alternatively email

Recruit4vets are specialist recruiters for the veterinary industry and act as an employment agency for the supply of permanent staff and an employment business for the supply of locum staff.

You can also find us on Facebook or Linkedin.