Permanent Head Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2018-07-02 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Up to £60,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -062018-3992

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:


  • Consultant:

    Paddy Wood

Our client has large, modern, purpose-built veterinary clinic and they are looking for Head Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time permanent basis. They are looking for a Vet who is passionate about clinical excellence, will be a role model of their ethics and values and will be responsible for motivating the veterinary team to deliver gold standard care every time.

The Practice:

This practice has all the latest equipment, with a digital x-ray, ultrasound, in-house laboratory and much more. Their facilities are well-suited to vets with advanced surgical interest and they have a varied and interesting caseload. Plus, they support certificates, managerial and leadership development. All of their Head Vets have a wider role as part of the group’s leadership team where input in activities and company direction is encouraged.

The Role:

This is a permanent full-time role that will suit a Veterinary Surgeon with experience of leading a team.

The Candidate:

Along with experience in leading a team our client is looking for a vet that is highly skilled and knowledgeable in all areas of veterinary medicine and procedures. You will be passionate about delivering top quality veterinary care, confident in coaching and guiding colleagues and keen to be in a management position in a fast-paced clinic.

In return, our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

-Competitive salary of up to £60,000 p/a (DOE)

£1,500 CPD Allowance per annum

5% Pension Contribution

VDS Fees covered

25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays

Type: Permanent Head Veterinary Surgeon

Hours: Full-time

Weekend: On a rota basis

Salary: Up to £60,000 p/a (DOE)

Ref: JN -062018-3992

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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