Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2018-10-19 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -102018-7150

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

We are currently working with a practice in the Gosforth, Tyne and Wear and they are looking to recruit a full time mixed Veterinary Surgeon on a permanent basis. The mix at the practice is 85% small animal and 15% large animal.

The Practice:

This practice is proud to offer 24 hour round the clock emergency care to all their pets, every practice is fully equipped and staffed with dedicated veterinarians and nurses providing the best possible care for their clients beloved pets. Some of the diagnostic and surgical services available to their clients include fully-equipped operating theatres at every branch, dental equipment, radiography, ultrasonography, endoscopy, ECG and in-house laboratories.

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate would ideally have some experience, as some sole charge would be required at a couple of branches.

The Role:

This position is full time working 08:00-18:30 or 08:30-18:30 depending on which branch you are at. Weekends are one full weekend in six with one week day off. One Saturday morning in three but one of those would be part of the full weekend. One night on call per week.

As part of the contract accommodation and vehicle are available, however, you will have the option to own accommodation and vehicle (you would then qualify for a housing allowance of £6,000 per annum and a car allowance of £4,000 is offered).

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary, 8 weeks holiday and CPD allowance.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Mixed - Small and Large

Hours: Full time working 08:00-18:30 or 08:30-18:30

Weekends: Include one full weekend in six with one week day off. One Saturday morning in three but one of those would be part of the full weekend

Out Of Hours: One night on call per week

Salary: Competitive, 8 weeks holiday and CPD allowance.

Ref: JN -102018-7150

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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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