Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary and Benefits (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Cathy Grimshaw

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -012019-8656

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-03-27 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    2019-04-29 00:00:00

  • Contact:


We are recruiting on behalf of an independent practice situated in Southern Northumberland who is looking for a permanent Veterinary Surgeon to join their team as soon as possible. The practice is happy to consider candidates who wish to work full or part-time hours.

The Practice: 

This practice has been established for over 15 years and has three surgeries. They are fully equipped with modern facilities and equipment including:-

  • Operating Theatres
  • Prep Room
  • Radiology
  • Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy
  • Digital Dental Radiology
  • In-house Laboratory

They are RCVS accredited and a Nurse Training Practice. The team consists of 4 vets, 4 nurses and support staff who pride themselves on treating all patients with the highest standard of care. 

The Role:

This role is full time, working 4 days a week from 08.30 to 18.30. The weekend rota is 1:5 with 1 night per week on call. The practice is looking to recruit a Veterinary Surgeon who is confident in performing routine consultations and surgeries and who is capable of taking sole charge while on call and at the weekends. The Vet’s days will be split between the 3 surgeries, who are all local to each other and involve a varied caseload. In return, our client will offer an excellent salary and benefits package including a CPD allowance, subject to experience.

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be confident in their daily duties and will fit in well with the existing supportive team. Ideally, they would prefer applicants with at least 2 years of practice experience but will consider applicants of varying experience levels.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small animal

Hours: Full time 4 days per week working hours of 08.30 - 18.30

Weekends: 1:5

OOH: 1:5

Location: Southern Northumberland

Salary: Excellent package available including CPD allowance, subject to experience

Ref: JN -012019-8656

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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