Permanent Board Certified Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Board Certified Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Generous package on offer

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -032019-9307

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • End date:

    2020-03-06 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with an ambitious and growing small animal practice in Belfast, Northern Ireland that is looking to recruit a Referral Veterinary Surgeon. This an excellent opportunity for a Board-certified surgeon, with experience in referral practice, to expand and develop our clients' soft tissue/orthopaedic service at their well-established hospital, which has been recently refurbished and extended. Experienced certificate holders will also be considered.

The Practice:

They have an exceptional team of veterinary surgeons and registered veterinary nurses that provide Orthopaedics, Ophthalmology, Surgical, and Internal Medicine referrals by Certified Veterinary Surgeons, alongside Cardiac, Rehabilitation/Physiotherapy and Alternative Medical referrals and first opinion services. Their facilities include - three operating theatres, on-site 16 slice CT scanner, visiting high field MRI, arthroscopy, fluoroscopy, endoscopy, and laparoscopy. 

Their team of seven veterinary surgeons and a team of nineteen nurses provides the highest standard of patient and client care, treating every pet as they would their own by ensuring that every patient is dealt with in a caring and professional manner.

The Role:

This is a permanent full-time position, where you will be working 40 hours per week, although they would consider slightly fewer hours for the right candidate.

There is a generous package on offer dependent upon qualifications and experience, with the flexibility to be tailored to suit the requirements of the successful candidate. They offer a competitive salary, CPD is encouraged and funded, exclusive company discounts, reward schemes, and career development.

The Candidate:

The practice is looking for a Referral Veterinary Surgeon that is board-certified, with experience in referral practice. You will be an ambitious vet that will expand and develop the soft tissue/orthopaedic service at this well-established hospital. Experienced certificate-holders will also be considered.

They are an ambitious and growing practice and can offer excellent long-term prospects for the right candidate.


Role: Permanent Referral Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small animal

Hours: Full-time, 40-hours per week

Weekends: TBC

Out of hours: TBC

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Generous package on offer

Ref: JN -032019-9307

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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