Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Team Leader

  • Location

    Brighton, West Sussex

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-04-29 00:00:00

  • End date:

    2020-02-25 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    £42,333-£43,973 per annum (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012019-8643

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

We are working on behalf of our client who is looking to recruit a Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Team Leader to join its growing practice based in Brighton, West Sussex

The Practice:

Our client is an established veterinary charity which provides veterinary care to small animals whilst also promoting responsible animal ownership and care.  

The Role:

This is a full time, permanent role, working 37.5 hours per week over 5 days - 08.30-17.30, with a weekend rota of 1 in 8 (to be confirmed). In this role, you will support the Senior Veterinary Surgeon (SVS) through the leadership of the Veterinary Surgeon Team, to deliver an efficient, professional and caring service. You will be responsible for all aspects of team management including recruitment, selection and development, in addition to the delivery of projects and delegation of tasks as determined by the SVS. Your time will be split between management/admin tasks and time on the clinical rota.

In return, our client is offering a generous salary and benefits package which include:-

Salary of between £42,333 - £43,973 (inclusive of allowances) per annum, subject to experience

Allocated CPD funding of 37.5 hours

Excellent career opportunities/development

5 weeks holiday per year

Paid statutory holidays

Car allowance

Life assurance 4 x annual salary

Contributory pension scheme

Accommodation allowance

Private medical insurance (after 12 months service)

The Candidate:

You should be an experienced Veterinary Surgeon with a proven track record in customer service and teamwork, combined with extensive clinical knowledge in small animal practice. Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills are essential


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Team Leader

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time. 37.5 hours per week over 5 days 08.30-17.30

Weekends: 1 in 8 weekends (to be confirmed)

Out of hours: No

Sole charge: Some (to be confirmed)

Salary: £42,333 - £43,973 (inclusive of allowances) per annum subject to experience

Ref: JN -012019-8643

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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