Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-01-14 00:00:00

  • End date:

    2020-04-02 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Subject to Experience

  • Contact:

    Maxine Hollis

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -112018-7682

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contact:

    Maxine Hollis

We are currently recruiting on behalf of a fun and friendly team based near Aberdeen, Scotland who are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join their Small Animal team on a full or part-time permanent basis.

The Practice:

They are an RCVS Small Animal General Accredited practice. Having opened in September 2014, their clinic is fully equipped with 2 consulting rooms and a preparation area with laboratory and dental equipment. They have very spacious kennels and a cattery. Their diagnostic room is home to ultrasound and advanced digital x-ray.

In their theatre, they use gold standard anaesthesia and surgical lighting so investigations can be performed on-site without the need for further travel.

You’ll be working in a team comprising two certificate holders and very experienced nurses, with access to their hospital services offering orthopaedics, soft tissue, diagnostics, neurology, oncology and medicine.

The Role:

This role is for a permanent full or part-time small animal Veterinary Surgeon. You must be comfortable with sole charge for this position. Hours are to be negotiated, as the position would suit both full or part-time applicants. No OOH required.

The Candidate:

You should be a confident small animal Veterinary 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. 

In return, our clients can offer:

A generous CPD allowance with up to 5 paid CPD days, Staff discounts, Pension, an extra day off on your birthday, Private healthcare, access to vet development and wellbeing programmes,


Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full or part-time

Weekends: To be confirmed

Out of Hours: None

Sole charge: Some

Salary: Competitive salary package - Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -112018-7682

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:

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