Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Gabrielle Dawson

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -122018-8186

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-03-04 00:00:00

  • Contact:


We are currently recruiting on behalf of a dedicated, well established small animal practice based in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire.  Our client is looking for an experienced veterinary surgeon to join their newly opened practice as their Lead Veterinary Surgeon on a permanent full-time basis.

The Practice:

Our client is a non-profit charity who have in recent years rapidly grown and now cares for thousands of dogs and cats whose owners are wanting the best for their pet. Their vision was to develop a veterinary practice focused on providing the highest standards of veterinary care and to make this affordable so that as many animals as possible could access this standard.  

The Role:   

Our client is looking for a permanent full-time Lead Veterinary Surgeon to join their team. The candidate must be friendly, hard working and be able to lead the team in this new practice.

The hours will be 40 hours per week, 4 x 10 hour days approx with shifts of 08:30-19:00. The weekend rota is 1:3 (total of 20 hours worked over the weekend) and the out of hour requirements is to be confirmed.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary (DOE) and benefits that includes 6 weeks holiday and healthcare.


Type: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Hours: Full Time

Weekend: Yes, 1 in 3

OOH: To be confirmed

Salary: Competitive (DOE)

Ref: JN -122018-8186

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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