Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Kent Coast

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Subject to Experience

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

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  • Job ref:

    JN -112018-7704

  • Published:

    9 months ago

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  • Start date:

    2019-01-14 00:00:00

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We are working with a small animal practice on the beautiful Kent coast that is looking to recruit an enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeon on a full-time permanent basis.


The Practice:

The practice are based in a lovely seaside town, close to Canterbury, high speed rail to London and 40 minute drive to the Eurotunnel.

They are currently a 4 vet, small animal only practice, looking to expand to a 5 vet team.

This is a fully-equipped comfortable animal clinic where visits to in-patients are actively encouraged. They offer excellent care for all companion animals from the smallest mouse to the largest Great Dane. They are continually updating their equipment to the highest possible standard to ensure that their dedicated staff can carry out all aspects of veterinary medicine and provide the very best care for their customers.


The Role:

This is a full-time permanent position for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon.  The exact working pattern is to be established. However, the rota has no out of hours.


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.  You will also have the opportunity to study towards a certificate as this is strongly encouraged. In return our clients’ can offer a competitive package and benefits that include - competitive salary, CPD allowance and exclusive company discounts and rewards


Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-Time

Weekends: On a rota

Out of Hours: None

Sole charge: Some

Salary: Competitive salary package - Subject to Experience


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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