Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • 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:

    £32,690 - £42,631 per annum (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012019-8645

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

We are working on behalf of our client who is looking to recruit an experienced Permanent Veterinary Surgeon 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 working shifts of 08.00-20.00 and 11.30-20.00 and Saturday 08.00-11.45, with a weekend rota of 1 in 8 (to be confirmed). In this role, you will be responsible for the delivery of an efficient, professional and caring veterinary service to clients. You will provide a high standard of customer service and clinical care, whilst also promoting pet wellbeing and delivering preventive services.

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

Salary of between £32,690 - £42,631 (inclusive of allowances) per annum, subject to experience

Excellent career opportunities/development

Allocated CPD funding of 37.5 hours

5 weeks holiday per year

Paid statutory holidays

Company car allowance - £3,156

Life assurance 4 x annual salary

Contributory pension scheme

Accommodation allowance - £4,217

Private medical insurance (after 12 months service)

The Candidate:

You should be an RCVS registered Veterinary Surgeon with at least 2 year's experience and strong interpersonal skills. You will be ambitious and passionate about continuous development, which will be supported by regular CPD training.

Our client is able to issue Certificates of Sponsorship for Tier 2 (General) Visas for suitable Veterinary Surgeon candidates. Sponsorship is subject to meeting all the criteria for the issue of a Certificate of Sponsorship, including being eligible to register as a Veterinary Surgeon with the RCVS upon arrival in the UK.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time. 37.5 hours per week working shifts of 08.00-20.00 and 11.30-20.00

Weekends: Saturday 08.00-11.45. Rota of 1 in 8 (to be confirmed)

Out of hours: No

Sole charge: No

Salary: £32,690 - £42,631 (inclusive of allowances) per annum subject to experience

Ref: JN -012019-8645

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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