Permanent Senior Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Senior Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Generous Salary and Benefits Package

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -012019-8564

  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-04-29 00:00:00

  • Contact:


We are working with a client that is looking to recruit a full-time Senior Veterinary Surgeon to join their first opinion, small animal practice in Crowborough, East Sussex. Our client is looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon that has exceptional patient care and is able to motivate and coach/mentor colleagues.

The Practice:

Our client has been established over 50 years and has a very good reputation within the local community. They have an enthusiastic and motivated team of 4 vets, who are supported by a team nurse (made up of RVNs, SVNs and a VCA) and Receptionists. The practice is RCVS accredited that is made up of two branches and is proud to be a first opinion training practice. They have built up a loyal client base and offer the following in house facilities:

  • Radiography
  • Ultrasound
  • Electrocardiography (ECG)
  • Endoscopy
  • Laboratory

The Role:

This is a permanent full-time position, working 40 hours a week with shifts of either 08:00-17:00, 09:00-18:00 or 10:00-19:00. The weekends are 1 in 3 Saturdays 08:00-17:00, and no out of hour requirements, providing a great work/life balance. Your daily activities will include general veterinary duties and the motivation of the team and when required to coach/mentor colleagues.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits that include:

  • CPD - actively encouraged and funded
  • Exclusive company discounts
  • Reward schemes
  • Career development

The Candidate:

Our client is looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon who takes pride in their work, provides exceptional patient care through high clinical standards, has compassion and understands the high expectations that clients have come to have from this well-established practice. You will have excellent interpersonal skills, with both clients and colleagues, will be able to well within the team as well as using your own initiative.

The Summary:

Role: Permanent Senior Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time - 40 hours per week

Weekends: 1 in 3

Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits

Ref: JN -012019-8564

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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