Permanent Equine Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Equine Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - subject to experience

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

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  • Job ref:

    JN -112018-7744

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • End date:

    2019-12-31 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-01-07 00:00:00

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Our client is a well established veterinary practice with a dedicated equine department, who, due to expansion, are looking to recruit a permanent and dedicated Equine Veterinary Surgeon with 3+ years experience.

The Practice:

This is a three-branch practice, with a purpose-built Equine Clinic and operating theater enabling them to hospitalise cases for intensive care, perform elective and emergency surgery both standing and under general anaesthesia and carry out lameness and poor performance examinations. The practice also offers an ambulatory service and have a range of portable specialist diagnostic equipment for on-site diagnosis and treatment. The team currently consists of 8 experienced equine vets, providing a dedicated, expert 24/7 service to equine clients. Each of the 8 vets has their own areas of specialist interest and knowledge, ranging from racehorses to sports horses, breeding to driving, so they can provide the best service for their clients' individual requirements.

The Role:

This is a full-time role working 4.5 days per week between the hours of 08:00 - 18:00 The weekend rota is 1:5 and the out of hours rota is also 1:5. Typical daily duties consist of all aspects equine care, including spays and neutering.

In return, our clients' are offering a competitive salary and benefits package.

The Candidate:

Are you a registered Equine Veterinary Surgeon with 3+ years of experience? Are you passionate and enthusiastic about your work? You must be well motivated and proactive. If you feel you this is you, you will be rewarded by joining a friendly hard-working, supportive company and team, who will support any further training you wish to do.


Role: Permanent Equine Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Equine

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full time working a 4.5 day week

Weekends: 1:5

Out of hours: 1:5

Sole charge: Yes in OOH's

Salary: Competitive dependent upon experience

Ref: JN -112018-7744

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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