Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Hucknall, Nottinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £32,000-£45,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -112019-13206

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • End date:

    2020-03-09 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We have a fantastic opportunity for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join a practice in Hucknall, Nottinghamshire on a full-time permanent basis. Our client is looking for a vet with a minimum of two years of small animal practice experience.

The Practice:

The practice is located just a short drive from the vibrant Nottingham City Centre, with great transport links available. You will be working as part of a driven team of 4 vets and a large team of nurses and support staff within a fast-paced environment. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a busy first opinion practice that works closely alongside our clients’ referral practice. Our clients' mission is to deliver progressive, around the clock care means their employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including 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:

This is a full-time permanent position for a small animal Veterinary surgeon., where you will be working 4 days per week with a weekend rota of 1:3 half weekend or 1:6 full weekends. There are no out of hour requirements giving you a great work/life balance.

The Main Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsible for consulting, surgery, diagnosis, and treatment of patients, inpatient care, supporting reception and nursing staff with regards to clinical services, customer service, pricing and estimating fees, dealing with client concerns.

The Candidate:

You will have a minimum of two years of small animal practice, being involved in the responsibilities described above, working with high volumes of patients. Ability to manage staff and deal with clients.

Registered with the RCVS to practice as a veterinary surgeon in the UK. English speaking to a good standard is essential.

The Remuneration Package:

In return, our client is offering an excellent salary and benefits package that includes the following salary package (dependent on experience):

Basic Salary: £32,000 to £45,000 per annum

Accommodation Allowance: £6,600 per annum

Vehicle Allowance: £2,500 per annum

CPD allowance: £1,500 per annum

BVA, RCVS, and VDS: £869 per annum


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1:3 (half weekend) or 1:6 (full weekend)

Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package

Ref: JN -112019-13206

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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