Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Colchester, Essex

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Nicola Baird

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -042019-9978

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • End date:

    2020-04-02 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a practice based in the Colchester area of Essex that is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a permanent full-time basis.

The Practice:

This Award-winning, purpose-built premises, fully equipped, a self-contained complex comprising hospital wards, operating theatres, radiography, ultrasound, and endoscopy suites as well as a fully equipped laboratory and separate pharmacy. The friendly, dynamic young dedicated team includes five highly experienced veterinarians, eight qualified nurses, nursing assistants, and six receptionists and administration staff as well as dedicated cleaning personnel. The practice prides themselves in providing owners and their pets personable and compassionate medical and surgical support.

The Role:

This is a permanent full-time position for a Veterinary Surgeon. This position will include weekends on a rota basis of 1 in 4, Saturday 08.30 - 18.30 and Sunday 10.00 - 12.00.

In return, our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

  • Competitive salary
  • CPD paid
  • Relocation costs contribution

The Candidate

Our clients’ are looking for an enthusiastic and forward-thinking vet to join the team. Take your own cases as far as you want or work in co-operation with a more experienced vet. You will have good general surgical and medical skills Laparoscopic spay training for any vet that is interested. 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.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: Yes, on a rota basis

Out of hours: None

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Competitive -Subject to Experience

Ref: JN -042019-9978

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:

Click APPLY to apply for this role and a member of our team will be in touch to discuss this vacancy in more detail

Call: 01423 701 321




If this position is not for you but you know someone who might be suitable refer them to us and receive £250 if successful

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