Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Comeptitive Salary

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

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  • Job ref:

    JN -032019-9230

  • Published:

    5 months ago

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We are working with a friendly busy small animal practice that is based in Hemel Hempstead that is looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon that has a keen interest in Internal Medicine. This is a full-time permanent role that is situated with lots of nice countrysides around, as well as easy access to London and all major motorways and airports.

The Practice:

This practice has a high level of modern equipment that includes an in-house laboratory, video endoscope, tonopen, ECG, digital X-Ray, MyLab 25 Gold E-SAOTE ultrasound scanner, and the dental X-Ray is on its way. They also have separate cat and dog wards, to ensure the best environment for recuperation for patients, and all their rooms are air-conditioned. They have a close-knit team with over half of the team has been with the practice for over ten years, which proves how supportive and friendly they are. The practice is approved and purpose-designed to offer complete medical and surgical facilities. They are also an officially approved training practice, where veterinary nurses can gain their VN qualification and have gained recognition for their whole practice commitment to staff training and development.

The Role and Candidate:

This is a full-time permanent role where you will be working an average of 40 hours per week which will include a day off. The weekend rota is 1 in 2 Saturdays 08:00-13:00 and with no out of hour requirements, this role allows for a great work/life balance. The practice is closed every Sunday and Bank Holidays.

Out of hours are looked after by Vets Now which reassures the practice clients on the great continuity of patient care.

Our client is looking for a vet with a minimum of three years of post-graduate experience that has a keen interest in Internal Medicine. The development of specific interests is actively encouraged and supported at this practice, which includes the studying to certificate level. The experienced vets at the practice would be mentoring the new graduates. 

The Remuneration Package:

In return, our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

  • A competitive salary - that is reflective of experience
  • CPD - supported and funded
  • 25 days holiday per year
  • Extra day for your Birthday
  • Private medical insurance


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1 in 2 Saturday mornings

Out of Hours: No

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

Ref: JN -032019-9230

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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