Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-04-01 00:00:00

  • End date:

    2020-04-03 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary and benefits (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Nicola Baird

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -122018-8108

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We are working on behalf of our client who is looking to recruit an experienced Veterinary Surgeon on a permanent basis to join their team based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.

The Practice:

Our client is a friendly, independent veterinary practice located to the west of Cheltenham who has been a specialist in family pets since 1980. Their aim is to give continuity with the same Vet at every visit and to provide a warm and welcoming environment for both pets and clients. Their facilities include:

  • On-site laboratory
  • Ophthalmology specialist clinics
  • Osteopathy
  • Homoeopathy
  • Acupuncture

The Role: 

This role is full-time, working 4 days per week Monday to Friday and Saturdays until 16.00. There are no out of hours responsibilities as emergency 24/7 care is provided by a local emergency service. Duties will include consults and operations with some sole charge. In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, subject to experience.

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will share their passion for delivering outstanding client and patient care and be able to remain calm under pressure. You will be a good communicator, have great organisation skills and be able to take sole charge of the practice when required as well as being able to work as part of a team. You will have a friendly and ambitious attitude and a good sense of humour. An interest in cardiology or orthopaedics would be welcomed.

The Summary:

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small animal

Start: April 2019

Location: Cheltenham

Hours: 4 days per week Monday to Friday

Weekends: Saturdays until 16.00

OOH: No out of hours

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits subject to experience

Ref: JN -122018-8108

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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