Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Package up to £65K per an. DOE

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -112018-7486

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-02-24 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-02-25 00:00:00

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We are working with a practice that is looking for a confident and enthusiastic Lead Veterinary Surgeon to join their busy, well-established small animal practice located in the heart of the Lincolnshire Fens.

The Practice:

Our clients practice is located in a spacious old building which has plenty of character and is well equipped, including digital X-ray and ultrasound facilities.

This is a great opportunity to work alongside a long standing team of devoted knowledgeable vets and a large team of enthusiastic experienced nurses and reception staff. With multi-disciplinary certificate holders on site, advancement to a certificate qualification would be actively encouraged. Boston is a busy practice with a varied caseload and receives regular orthopaedic cases including TTA’s and TPLO’s.

The Role:

This is a full-time permanent position. The role is 4 days per week with 1 in 6 weekends OR 1 in 3 Saturday or Sunday.

The Candidate:

The successful candidate must have strong leadership skills, a client-oriented approach with excellent communication skills, work to a very high standard both medically and surgically with the drive and ambition to help develop this practice further. The ideal candidate will be a certificate holder however this is not essential.

Key Benefits:

Package up to £65,000 per annum subject to experience to include: Vehicle or £2,500 allowance, Accommodation or up to £6,600 allowance depending on location, £1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave and in-house CPD training, RCVS, VDS and BVA fees paid, 5 weeks’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays, Partnership opportunity available, Discounts to a range of external CPD providers, Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts, Childcare vouchers, Cycle-to-work scheme, Auto-enrolment Pension, Employee of the month awards, Hill's staff pet feeding scheme, Staff purchase scheme


Role: Lead Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-Time

Weekends: 1 in 6 or 1 in 3 Saturday or Sunday

Out of hours: To be confirmed

Sole charge - Some

Salary: Package up to £65,000 per annum - Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -112018-7486

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.

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Please call or email our team to discuss the specific details for this role such as practice details, exact

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