Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-04-22 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Nicola Baird

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012019-8586

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We are currently working with a well-established practice that is looking to recruit an ambitious, forward-thinking Veterinary Surgeon to join their expanding team based in Northampton. The practice will consider strong candidates who wish to work part-time or flexible hours.

The Practice:

The practice has strong team values and actively supports continuous progression for their team through CPD, internal mentoring, as well as internal promotions. The practice is an RCVS Accredited Veterinary Hospital with facilities including:-

  • Digital Radiography
  • Blood Analysis
  • Full Surgical Facilities
  • Ultrasound Diagnosis, Endoscopy and Laparoscopy
  • Orthopaedic and BOAS Surgery
  • Dentistry including dental X-Rays

The Role:

You will be working 4 days per week, working shifts within the practice opening hours. You will also be part of the weekend rota, working 1 in every 8 weekends. The out of hour requirements are covered mainly by Vets Now but you may be required to do inpatient care and this is on a rota basis. Please note that the practice opening hours may change as the customer base grows.

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

  • Competitive salary
  • 4 weeks holiday
  • Certificate funding will be considered
  • Pension
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • In-house mentoring

The Candidate:

This is an exciting opportunity for a Veterinary Surgeon to join an expanding team. You will be an experienced and enthusiastic Vet who wants to continue to develop your skills and progress in a thriving company that has lots of new opportunities emerging. Consideration will be given to candidates who wish to work part-time or flexible hours.

The Summary:

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: 4 days per week, working shifts within practice opening hours but will consider part-time or flexible hours

Weekends: 1 in 8

Branch work: Yes

Sole Charge: No

Out of hours: None

Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package (DOE)

Ref: JN -012019-8586

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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