Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Ashbourne, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Generous Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

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  • Job ref:

    JN -052019-10541

  • Published:

    5 months ago

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We are working with a lovely practice on the edge of the beautiful Peak District National Park that is looking for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time permanent basis. Ideally, you will have post-graduate experience and an enthusiastic professional approach to your work.

The Practice:

Our client has a close-knit team who like a good giggle and support each other really well. They have a large, experienced team of Veterinary Nurses and they are also a VN training practice, that is supported by a warm, friendly reception team. Their practice is located on the edge of the beautiful Peak District National Park, which is fantastic for wildlife, walking, and cycling and offers fantastic scenery. They are not far from major roads and several airports are within easy reach.

This Veterinary Centre has been providing veterinary care in the market town of Ashbourne, and surrounding areas of Derbyshire for more than 10 years. They have been offering excellent veterinary care within their modern state-of-the-art facility whilst retaining that friendly, welcoming atmosphere of small-town community practice.

The Role and Candidate:

This is a full-time permanent position where you will be working a four day week with Saturday mornings on a rota basis, part-time applications would also be considered. There are no out of hour requirements, ensuring a great work/life balance.

They are really keen to support your expertise or learning goals and incorporate them into services for the practice, so talk to them about any Certificates you are aiming for. They have wonderful, loyal clients, a large number of whom have been with them since the day they opened. They pride themselves on building excellent relationships with them by being friendly and helpful and offering excellent continuity of care.

The Remuneration Package:

In return, our client is offering an excellent salary and benefits package that includes

  • Generous salary (DOE)
  • £1,200 CPD allowance (pro-rata),
  • CPD is actively encouraged (including certificates),
  • private healthcare,
  • birthday leave,
  • Exclusive discount scheme


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time (part-time would be considered)

Weekends: Saturday mornings on a rota

Out of Hours: No

Sole charge: Some

Salary: Generous Salary and Benefits

Ref: JN -052019-10541

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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