Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £30,000 -£40,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

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  • Job ref:

    JN -112018-7467

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-02-29 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-02-04 00:00:00

  • Contact:


We are working with a independent veterinary centre in Potton, Bedfordshire that is looking to recruit a full-time permanent Veterinary Surgeon to start as soon as possible. This role would be suitable for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon that is looking for an opportunity to grow within the practice.

The Practice:

This is an independent, family run, full service veterinary center that is based in Potton, Bedfordshire. Their friendly team provide quality veterinary care for family pets. They are a diagnostic practice, which aims to get pet treatments right from the first visit which gets them feeling better quicker, reduces unnecessary repeat visits and helps reduce antibiotic resistance. This is a state of the art practice with all new labs and ultra-sound scanner. Their team of vets are true professionals, dedicated to providing the very best in veterinary care for all the family pets. They provide a complete pet care service, with everything a pet could need, from advanced surgery to plain good advice.

The Role:

This is a full-time position, working 4 days a week 08:30 - 19:00 with 2 hours off in the middle of the day. The average working day consists of consults 08:30 - 10:30 & 16:00 - 19:00, which are 15 mins each, and surgery between 10:30 - 14:00. There are no out of hour requirements for this role and the weekend rota is 1 in 3 Saturday and Sunday.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary of £30,000 - £40,000 per year which is dependent on experience, there is opportunity to grow within the firm and possibly buy into the practice in the future. 

The Candidate:

Are you a qualified Veterinary Surgeon that is a good team player? Are you an ambitious vet that is a free thinker with strong communication skills? You will be joining a close team that shares ideas and working practices and you will also be required to support students that are part of the team.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1 in 3

Out of hours: None

Sole charge: Some supervision of students required

Salary and benefits: Competitive Salary of £30,000-£40,000 p/a (DOE)

Ref: JN -112018-7467

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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