Permanent Veterinary Surgeon (Mixed or 100% SA)

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon (Mixed or 100% SA)

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

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  • Job ref:

    JN -112018-7541

  • Published:

    8 months ago

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  • Start date:

    2019-01-02 00:00:00

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We are working with a independent large veterinary practice in Runcorn, Cheshire who are looking to recruit a permanent Veterinary Surgeon with small animal or mixed experience - 60% small animal, 25% equine, 10% farm and 5% exotics. Preferably 1 years’ experience, however an outstanding new graduate would be considered.

The Practice:

This is an independent practice which provides care for such a wide variety of animals, including fish, reptiles, birds, small mammals, dogs, cats, horses, farm animals and zoo animals. The practice runs it’s own out of hours service ensuring continuity for the client and animal and allowing to provide a much more personal service. The facilities include x-rays, ECG’s, endoscopy, ultrasound scanners, with in-house laboratory and dental equipment, with the addition of an MRI and CT Scanner planned for the near future.  

The Role:

This is a full-time position working 40 hrs a week with various shifts between 08:30 -19:00 Monday to Friday. The weekend rota is 1:4 with 1 day off in lieu every other week. The out of hours rota is to be confirmed.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary commensurate with experience coupled with an excellent benefits package, which includes a generous holiday allowance + bank holidays, pension and fully funded CPD, together with accommodation inclusive of all bills and a car.

The Candidate:

Are you a qualified Veterinary Surgeon? Do you have 1 years’ experience, or are you an outstanding graduate? Are you looking to expand your career working with a wide variety of animals? Do you have excellent communication skills and are a good team player? If so then this could be the role for you! The role is for a small animal veterinary surgeon or a vet that has mixed animal experience across all areas.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small animal or Mixed.

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-time, 40 hrs a week Monday - Friday

Weekends: 1:4 Saturdays

Out of hours: Rota to be confirmed

Sole charge: No

Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

Ref: JN -112018-7541

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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