Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-04-08 00:00:00

  • End date:

    2020-04-03 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Circa £30,000 per annum (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012019-8415

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

Our client is well-established small animal practice operating across North Leicestershire. Due to ongoing growth, they wish to add to the team by recruiting a full time, permanent Veterinary Surgeon. The practice is happy to consider applications from newly qualified graduates.

The Practice: 

As an RCVS accredited practice, our client prides itself in maintaining the highest levels of clinical and ethical care. This busy practice blends the latest clinical techniques with round-the-clock care in a friendly environment. At present, the practice has a team of 20 which includes 6 vets and 9 nurses. Practice facilities include:

  • Consulting rooms equipped with the latest technology
  • Modern operating theatres with the latest anaesthetic circuits piped gases and high spec monitoring equipment
  • Veterinary laparoscopy for ‘keyhole’ surgical procedures
  • Veterinary endoscopy
  • Ultrasound Suite
  • Dental Suite with dental X-rays
  • Digital X-ray facility
  • In-house laboratory with facilities to analyse blood and urine
  • Electrocardiography (ECG) and echocardiography for analysing your pet’s heart
  • Comfortable recuperation areas for your pet with separate cat and dog wards
  • Comfortable reception and waiting area with separate cat and dog waiting areas
  • Convenient, ample car parking.

The Role: 

This is a full-time permanent position working Monday - Friday with shifts of 08.30 -18:30 and a weekend rota of 1 in 16 Saturdays 08.30 - 13.00.

In this role, you will be covering duties that include consults and surgery, and in return, our client is offering a generous salary and benefits package that includes a salary of circa £30,000 per annum (DOE), subject to experience. Salary is reviewed annually.

The Candidate: 

This practice is looking for a hardworking and focused small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join the team. You will be joining a busy, friendly team so they are looking for a good team player who will play their part.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full time

Weekends: 1 in 16 Saturdays

Out of hours: None

Sole Charge: No - support is always available

Salary: Circa £30,000 p/a - subject to experience

Ref: JN -012019-8415

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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