Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Generous Salary and Benefits (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -012019-8468

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-04-15 00:00:00

  • Contact:


We are recruiting for a permanent small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join a friendly veterinary practice based in Deal, Kent. The practice is looking for a vet with at least 2 years post graduate experience.

The Practice:

The practice currently employs 6 vets, 5 nurses, and 5 admin staff. They pride themselves on quality service and attention to detail and offer their clients a range of services which include digital X-ray and ultrasound facilities, small animal endoscopy, a wide range of laboratory testing, modern surgical equipment & facilities and dental services.

The Role:

This is a full-time permanent position working Monday-Friday with shifts of 09.00 - 18.00 or 10.00 - 19.00 and a weekend rota of 1 in 4 working Saturday 09.00 -15.00 and Sunday 09.00 - 13.00.

In this role, you will be responsible for consults, operations, and will be in a sole charge position at weekends. 

In return, our client is offering a generous salary (DOE) and benefits package that includes:-

20 days holiday plus bank holidays

5 days CPD up to £1,500 a year

Certificates are supported


VDS fees

Accommodation is available

The Candidate:

This practice is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon with at least 2 years post graduate experience as there are elements of sole charge required. You will have good medical and surgical experience and have strong customer service and communication skills. You will be joining a practice with a relaxed feel who are looking for someone who is ambitious, motivated, and will fit in well with the rest of the team. They are particularly interested in someone who might bring a special interest to the practice, e.g. eyes.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: April 2019

Hours: Full time

Weekends: 1 in 4 Saturdays and Sundays

Out of hours: None

Sole charge: At weekends

Salary: Excellent salary (DOE) and benefits

Ref: JN -012019-8468

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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