Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Ripon, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -102019-12938

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-10-16 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a client based in the Ripon area of North Yorkshire who is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time, permanent basis. This role will be mainly sole charge and you will be based between two branches with some weekend work at the main practice in Ripon.

The Practice:

This is an independent practice that has been working in partnership with clients for 75 years, servicing the needs of pets, big or small. Over the last ten years, the small animal department has grown a great deal. They were awarded Hospital status in 2014. They are also the only practice in North Yorkshire to have Gold Cat-Friendly accreditation. Operating a 24-hour emergency service staffed by their own vets and nurses and can arrange for home visits in special circumstances. The Small Animal Department offers a wide range of services and cares for any pets' health needs, whether it be puppies' first check-up or a senior pet. The practice is committed to delivering the high - quality patient and client care that they believe in. They have RCVS Advanced Practitioners in surgery, medicine, and small animal practice as well as a visiting ophthalmologist, dermatologist, cardiologist, ultrasonographer and MRI scanner.

The Role:

This is a full-time role for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon to work out of two branches. The role will mostly be sole charge with good backup from the 24-hour hospital. Involvement in the weekend rota, including at the Ripon hospital, is expected.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary depending on experience.

The Candidate:

Ideally, an experienced vet who is comfortable within a sole charge role. Someone who is a good team player, easy-going, friendly and with good communication skills.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: Yes, in line with the rota

Out of hours: TBC

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Competitive salary (DOE)

Ref: JN -10209-12938

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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