Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Leigh, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary and benefits (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -032019-9207

  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-03-02 00:00:00

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We are working on behalf of a client who is wishing to recruit a permanent full or part-time Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly team in Leigh, Greater Manchester.

The Practice:

Conveniently situated within reach of a number of local amenities with Manchester and Bolton nearby, there is also easy access to the beautiful Peak District. Their bright and airy surgery is purpose-built to industry-leading standards and has state-of-the-art equipment, including:

  • Digital X-ray
  • Ultrasound
  • Blood machines
  • Tonometry

They run 20-minute consultations as standard and have a separate cat consulting room. They pride themselves on creating an environment which allows staff to develop their own areas of interest and maintain a supportive, no-blame culture.

The Role:

This is a full or part-time permanent role working between 25-40 hours per week with at least one 10 hour shift being sole charge. Other shift lengths vary and include working 1 in 3 weekends with time off in lieu but the practice is happy to be flexible for the right candidate. In return, they are offering a competitive salary and benefits package, subject to experience, including:-

  • Excellent career opportunities and development
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Generous CPD and funding of certificates for the right candidate
  • Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS)
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards

The Candidate:

You should be an enthusiastic, all-round small animal Vet, who is confident in routine surgical and clinical procedures. You will be joining a small and friendly team so strong team skills are also important.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Full or Part-time

Type: Small animal

Hours: 25-40 hours per week

Weekends: 1 in 3 with time off in lieu

Out of hours: No

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package, subject to experience

Ref: JN -032019-9207

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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