Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Subject to Experience

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -112018-7523

  • Published:

    9 months ago

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  • Start date:

    2018-11-12 00:00:00

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We have a fantastic opportunity for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join our clients two practices, one in Cambridgeshire and the other in Lincolnshire. This position is full-time and permanent.

The Practice:

One practice is in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire and the other in Long Sutton, Lincolnshire.

The practices are well-established with a lovely client base and varied caseload. They are both well-equipped with state-of-the-art facilities such as digital x-ray, ultrasound and an in-house laboratory.

The Role:

This is an interesting and varied position. The role will primarily be based at our clients’ busy Fenland market town of Wisbech. However, you will be required to support their newly refurbished practice in the rural Lincolnshire town of Long Sutton, located just 25 minutes from King's Lynn.

You will be fully supported by the team at Wisbech where you will work alongside a knowledgeable Lead Veterinary Surgeon and fabulous nursing team. Whilst at Long Sutton you will also work alongside an experienced Lead Vet who has worked at the branch for 8 years, another experienced Veterinary Surgeon and four friendly and supportive nursing team.

This full time permanent position would suit an enterprising vet who enjoys delivering a high level of patient and client care.

You will need at least one year's UK (or UK equivalent) small animal practice experience and be confident working sole charge at times. Our clients’ will provide strong mentorship and support in your new role.

The Candidate:

You should be a confident surgeon with general surgical and medical skills and experience in emergency surgery, capable of working sole charge at times, and with a strong customer-service focus. You will be passionate about providing an excellent service and working as part of a highly-skilled team. You will also enjoy a variety of cases and have the ability to work these up to a high standard. Enthusiasm and energy are a must, as is a willingness to communicate with colleagues and clients, in the best interests of your patients.

Key Benefits

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: Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: To be confirmed

Weekends: TBC

Out of hours: TBC

Sole charge:Some

Salary: Competitive - Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -112018-7523

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.

To discuss the role in more details:

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

location, salaries or any other queries you may have. Please also quote reference (above) when enquiring about this vacancy.

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