Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Isle of Sheppey

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Subject to Experience

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -112018-7466

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-04-29 00:00:00

  • Client:


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We are working with a well-established practice based on the beautiful Isle of Sheppey, Kent that is looking to recruit a small animal Veterinary Surgeon on a full-time permanent basis. This role would be suitable for a vet with 2+ years post-graduate experience that is confident with routine surgeries.

The Practice:

Based on the beautiful Isle of Sheppey situated on the Kent Coastline. This practice is a 2 Vet practice with 3 PCAs and 1 Receptionist. The practice is equipped to carry out basic orthopedics in-house, has an extremely friendly team with their own digital X-Ray and Laboratory. You will be working with a fantastic team including a supportive Branch Partner who is very keen to help develop and mentor a new team member.

The Role:

You will be an RCVS registered vet with 2 + years of experience. You will enjoy and be happy & confident with routine surgeries. An interest or skills in ultrasound would be a bonus, and most importantly you will know how to look after your clients and their pets. Client and Patient care are our clients’ top two priorities so you must be a great communicator.

The exact working pattern together with any out of hours requirements is to be confirmed.

You will be working with a fantastic team including a supportive Branch Partner who is very keen to help develop and mentor a new team member.

In addition, you have the back-up and expertise to fall back on from our clients’ team based in the other branches in the area. This gives you the ability to be involved in the work-up and treatment/ management of all your cases - start to finish - under the guidance of our extremely experienced team.

Our clients’ can offer a generous remuneration package that include:

• A competitive salary

• Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance

• Accommodation or accommodation allowance

• £1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave

• VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid

• 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays

• Fantastic career progression and partnership opportunities

• Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts available

• Colleague of the month awards, Hills staff feeding schemes, plus many more benefits available


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-Time

Weekends: To be confirmed

Out of hours: To be confirmed

Sole charge - Some

Salary: Competitive - Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -112018-7466

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:

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If this position is not for you but you know someone who might be suitable refer them to us and receive £250 if successful

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