Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -112018-7511

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-01-01 00:00:00

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We are working with an independent small animal veterinary practice, who are looking to recruit a permanent full time Veterinary Surgeon. Our client has a 5 site practices situated on the M5 corridor in Somerset, within easy reach of Bristol, Exeter and Bath. This role would be suitable for a Veterinary Surgeon with a minimum of 2 years experience that wanting to develop their skills and work up their own cases within a supportive team environment.

The Practice:

This is a rural but progressive small animal practice which prides itself on their practice-client relationship and therefore have conduct their own out of hours service. The practice provides a guaranteed high level of service with surgical and imaging facilities, together with complementary medicine. The practice places great emphasis on training and education, with all staff attending regular courses, tutorials and conferences. The practice is also a foster practice for the University of Bristol Veterinary School.

The Role:

This is a full time position covering 4.5 days a week, with out of hours rota of 1:6 on call weekends and 1 weeknight every fortnight working with one of the practice RVNs. 

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary (DOE) and benefits that include - generous CPD and holiday allowance.

The Candidate:

Are you a Veterinary Surgeon with at least 2 years experience? Are you wanting to develop your skills and work up your own cases? Are you a good team player with excellent communication skills? You will be joining a supportive team environment and may be required to support and supervise students.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: January 2019

Hours: Full time 4.5 days

Weekends: 1:6

Out of hours: 1 weeknight every fortnight

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Competitive (DOE) - will be discussed at interview.

Ref: JN -112018-7511

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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