Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Wirral, Merseyside

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary subject to experience

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -032019-9791

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • End date:

    2020-03-27 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We have a fantastic permanent opportunity for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon in the Wirral, Merseyside on a full-time basis. The practice is looking for a vet with at least 2/3 years experience.

The Practice

The practice is a modern and progressive practice but with an unashamedly old-school ethos. This is a very busy friendly family orientated practice, in the Wirral, Merseyside. They offer a full range of treatments from health checks to emergency operations and they are always committed to providing exceptional veterinary services. The friendly team currently has 8 vets, 5 nurses working in the practice with varying special interests from orthopaedics to soft tissue surgery and medicine, with some in the process of training for further specialist professional qualifications. The practice is fully equipped to provide high-quality surgical care seven days a week, with multiple consultation rooms, kennel rooms, surgical suites, laboratories and dispensaries which enable them to provide good quality health care.

The Role

This is a full-time position working 35/40 hours a week, Monday - Friday with shift patterns of 08.30 -17.00, 09.00 - 19.00, 11.00 -21.00, 16.00 - 21.00. The weekly rota is done in an 8-week block, where you will be working 3 weekends in this period for which you will receive 9 days in lieu. A weekend rota of 3 in 8 you will work a shift of 09.00 - 19.00.

In this role, you will be covering duties that include basic medical and surgical procedures and sole charge is required so you must be comfortable with this. You will be working across our clients 3 branches, for this, a vehicle is required.

The Candidate

The practice is looking for a veterinary surgeon with at least 2/3 years of experience. You will have excellent communication skills and bedside manner, and strive to deliver outstanding veterinary care and customer service to the practice’s loyal clients. This role would suit a confident and ambitious vet who works well within a team and be able to stand on their own two feet.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full - time, 35/40 hours a week

Weekends: 3 in 8 working 09.00 - 19.00

OOH: None

Salary: Competitive salary, subject to experience

Ref: JN -032019-9791

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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