Permanent Ambulatory Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Ramsgate, Kent

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-04-22 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    £40,000 per annum plus benefits (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022019-8847

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

We are currently recruiting on behalf of an ambulatory veterinary practice based in Ramsgate, Kent. The practice requires an experienced permanent Veterinary Surgeon to join their growing team.

The Practice:

They are a fully mobile veterinary surgery with the unique difference of having mobile operating facilities including x-rays, ultrasound, dentistry and bronchoscopy. They also have an in-house laboratory and kennelling facilities.

They work as part of the local community, offering longer home appointments which give them the opportunity to really get to know clients and their pets which ideally results in calm, less stressed patients. They currently cover the area between Herne Bay and Ramsgate.

The Role:

This is a full-time permanent position, working Monday to Friday from 09.00-18.00 with minimal triage calls on a Saturday morning which are directed to another practice. Out of hours provision is covered by VetsNow.

In return, the practice is offering a generous salary and benefits package, subject to experience, including:-

  • Salary of up to £40,000
  • Medical Insurance
  • RCVS and VDS paid
  • CPD allowance
  • Company Car
  • Performance related bonus scheme
  • Gym/leisure budget

The Candidate:

You should have at least 2 years' experience and be confident in surgery and small animal diagnostics. You will need to be comfortable with sole charge and working in a mobile surgical vehicle and you should have an outgoing, calm and positive manner. Strong communication skills are also essential.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Ambulatory

Type: Small animal

Hours: Full-time Monday to Friday 09.00-18.00

Weekends: Saturday morning triage calls

Out of hours: No, covered by Vets Now

Salary: Competitive salary of up to £40,000 per annum plus a generous benefits package, subject to experience.

Ref: JN -022019-8847

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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