Permanent Floating Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Floating Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £30,000-£46,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Sue Hanson

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  • Job ref:

    JN -062018-4072

  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2018-12-03 00:00:00

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Permanent Floating Veterinary Surgeon - Warwickshire

We are currently working with a fabulous veterinary centre based in Warwickshire that is looking to recruit a Senior Veterinary Surgeon to join their team on a permanent basis in a floating post between a couple of their 7 surgeries.

The Practice:

This is a lovely place to work our client is established in the Warwickshire area and they are RCVS accredidted. The practice has grown over the years and has a Veterinary Hospital and 6 standard GP practices that provide an excellent service to the local communities they serve. They have excellent faciliites that include radiography, ultrasound, laboratory, video endoscipy and CT scanner at their main hospital plus they also provide their own 24 hour emergency service. 

The Role:

Our client is looking to recruit a senior small animal veterinary surgeon to join their team working full time between a couple of their branches and reporting into the Clinical Director. The hours of work are Monday to Friday 8.30 - 18.30 alternating 4 days one week and 5 days the next. It will involve 1:17 OOHs rota & 1:4 Saturday/Sunday rota with some sole charge at the weekend. 

The Candidate:

This post would suit a competent clinician with good skills and capable of communicating well at all levels as this position will involve the mentoring and supporting of staff in the practice. The successful applicant will be rewarded accordingly and will also be able to experience the considerable benefits this veterinary organisation can offer.


Role: Permanent Floating Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Location: Warwickshire

Start Date: ASAP

Hours: Monday to Friday 8.30 – 18.30 [alternating 4 and 5 day weks]

WE: either 1:17 or 1:4 Saturday and Sunday

OOHs: 1:17

Sole Charge: only at weekend & at one particular branch

Consults: 10 – 20 mins dependent on type of appointment

Computer System: Robovet

Branch Work: Yes 

Accommodation: Yes – either B&B or apartment in the interim

Pets/Partners Allowed: No

Vehicle: Required – business mileage paid

Salary: Competitive: between £30,000 - £46,000+ subject to experience

Benefits: CPD - company pension scheme, medical insurance, membership of another professional association after 2 year's service, childcare vouchers - 5 weeks annual holiday plus Bank Holidays

Skills/Other Info: Senior Vet post reporting into the Clinical Director

Ref: JN -052018-3783

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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