Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Belper, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-01-01 00:00:00

  • End date:

    2020-03-27 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Circa £33,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -112018-7483

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a independent, long established veterinary practice in Belper, Derbyshire. who are wanting to recruit a full time small animal Veterinary Surgeon on a permanent basis. This position comes with an attractive salary of circa £33,000 p/a combined with accommodation of a 2 bed flat with all bills paid. The practice offers a second small, quiet waiting room for nervous animals and their owners; with full hospitalisation and surgical facilities.

The Practice:

Established in 1950's this practice offers a large car park and is on a direct bus route, making life easier for clients and staff a like. This long-established practice prides itself on being a local business with loyal client base. The practice is a first opinion practice, referring to specialists when required, although most staff have specialism training which reduces the need for referrals. This friendly team consists of 2 full time and 1 part time veterinary surgeon that works alongside a team of 3 RVNs.

The Role:

This is a full-time position working 4 days per week Monday to Friday, between the hours of 08:30 - 18:30 with a weekend rota of 1:2 Saturday mornings 08:30 - 12:00 with no OOH requirements. Typical daily duties include 3 days consults am & pm with 2 days surgery am and consults pm.

In return, our client is offering a very attractive package of circa £33,000 p/a (DOE) with accommodation comprising of a 2 bedroom flat with all bills paid.

The Candidate:

Are you a qualified Veterinary Surgeon who is a good team player with strong communication skills? Are you confident in your own abilities? You will be joining a small friendly team that shares ideas and working practices.

Our client is looking for a vet that has 2 years post graduate experience but would consider a New Graduate,that is also competent in basic surgeries.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1:2 Saturday mornings

Out of hours: None

Sole charge: Yes

Salary and benefits: Salary is circa £33,000 p/a DOE, including a 2 bed flat with all bills paid.

Ref: JN -112018-7483

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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