Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Sheffield, South Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -102019-13033

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Independent Practice

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

We are working with a client based in Sheffield, South Yorkshire who is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time, permanent basis.

The Practice:

This is an independent practise focusing on small animal services, this single-site practice in Sheffield also doubles up as an emergency service, 24/7, with live-in staff – meaning customers can have their pets seen in an emergency by their regular vet! The practice has an experienced team with a huge amount of knowledge, and a low turnover of staff. The practice has 3 consult rooms, separate cat/dog wards, 3 theatres, dental room, endoscopy, digital x-ray and dental x-ray. The practice is planning a refurbishment and new equipment next year.

The Role:

This is a permanent position for a Veterinary Surgeon, with a min of 3 years experience, but would consider less. The role is full time working 40 hours a week over 4 1/2 days, 3 days 08.00 - 18.00, 1 day 11.30 - 21.00, 1/2 day 08.00 - 12.00. A weekend rota of 1 in 6 Saturday 09.00 - 15.00, Sunday 11.00 - 13.00. Working the weekends you will receive days off the following week. Need to be confident with sole charge. In return, our clients are offering a competitive salary which includes:

  • A competitive salary of circa £45,000 - £55,000 p/a (DOE)
  • Pension
  • 33 days holiday including bank holidays
  • 1 day off in lieu for birthday

The Candidate:

The successful candidate must have good communication skills, friendly, and a team player. Confident in neutering and have basic dental experience. Be able to work to a very high standard both medically and surgically with the drive and ambition to help develop this practice further.


Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-Time

Weekends: 1 in 6

Out of hours: To be confirmed

Sole charge - Yes

Salary: Competitive salary of circa £45,000 -£55,000 (DOE)

Ref: JN -102019-13033

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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