Permanent Senior Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Senior Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Waltham Forest, North London

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

  • Contact:

    Nicola Baird

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -112018-7569

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-05-15 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-05-20 00:00:00

  • Client:


We are working with a large, modern purpose-built veterinary clinic in Waltham Forest, North London that is looking for a Senior Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time permanent basis. They are seeking a Senior Vet who has good surgical experience and is confident working sole charge at times and is passionate about delivering top quality veterinary and customer care.

The Practice:

This is a purpose-built practice with state of the art facilities offers gold standard care and always puts its team and work/life balance first. They have all the latest equipment, with a digital x-ray, ultrasound, in-house laboratory and much more. Their facilities are well-suited to vets with advanced surgical interest and the practice has a varied and interesting caseload. Plus, they support certificates, managerial and leadership development. All their Head Vets have a wider role as part of the group’s leadership team where input in activities and company direction is encouraged.

The Role:

Your standard working hours will be 40 hours per week. You will be required to work shifts within the practice opening hours. You will also be part of the weekend rota too, working 1 in every 4 weekends. You will get time off during the week to make up for the weekend hours worked. Please note, these opening hours will change as the customer base grows.

The Candidate:

You will have experience in leading a team, be highly skilled and knowledgeable in all areas of veterinary medicine and procedures. They are looking for a vet that is passionate about delivering top quality veterinary care, confident in coaching and guiding colleagues and keen to be in a management position in a fast-paced clinic. You must have good surgical experience and be confident working sole charge at times. You must be passionate about delivering top quality veterinary and customer care.

In return, our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

  • Competitive Salary
  • 33 days holiday including bank holidays
  • 5% Pension Contribution, Cyclescheme & Childcare Vouchers
  • £1,500 CPD allowance per annum / 5 days off
  • VDS Fees covered
  • RCVS membership
  • Well structured rota
  • Good work-life balance and a great place to work.


  • Role: Senior Veterinary Surgeon
  • Type: Small Animal
  • Hours: Full-time
  • Weekends: One in Four
  • Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits Package
  • Ref: JN -112018-7569

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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