Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Richmond, South West London

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

  • Contact:

    Nicola Baird

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -102019-12984

  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • End date:

    2019-12-16 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a well-established and committed group of veterinary practices based across the Richmond area in London that is looking for a permanent Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time basis. You will be joining their dedicated night team at their 24-hour practice in Richmond on a 7 on / 7 off rota.

The Practice:

Committed to providing truly exceptional care, our client is forward-thinking and offers progressive, around-the-clock care using the very best equipment. Facilities include in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres. They provide ongoing support to their teams, both in practice and through a dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from the advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.

The Role and Candidate:

Our client is looking for a Night Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly and experienced team in Richmond. This is a permanent full-time role, covering 49 hours a week over 7 nights. The shift pattern consists of 7 nights on 7 nights off, (Monday - Sunday), 19:00 - 09:00. Weekends are included in this pattern.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for emergency and critical care and will thrive on working at gold standard inpatient and client care. You will be confident at working sole charge, with the ablilty to make sound clinical judgments. Night shift experience is desirable but not essential. All the practices share the same software, so you will have access to your patients’ history at all times; case continuity guaranteed!

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package (DOE) that includes:

  • Competitive Salary - Reflective of experience
  • Attractive 7 nights on, 7 nights off rota
  • Accommodation allowance
  • Vehicle or vehicle allowance
  • £1,500 CPD allowance with 2 days’ CPD leave and in-house CPD training
  • VDS, RCVS and BVA fees paid
  • Fantastic career progression and opportunities
  • A colleague of the month awards, Hill’s staff feeding scheme, plus many more benefits available!


Role: Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time, 49 hours a week over 7 nights (7 on / 7 off)

Weekends: As part of the rota

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

Ref: JN -102019-12984

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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