Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Hemel Hempstead, North London

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

  • Contact:

    Nicola Baird

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -052019-10621

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • End date:

    2020-06-05 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with an established 100% small animal practice based in Hemel Hempstead!, that is looking to recruit an enthusiastic, Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly team. They are located in a picturesque place that is within walking distance of the busy town centre. 

The Practice:

They see a wide variety of cases and perform soft tissue surgery and most orthopaedics in house. The practice boasts state of the art equipment including in house lab (full haematology, biochemistry, and electrolytes) feline blood pressure machine, pulse oximeter, digital x-ray, Doppler colour ultrasound, dentistry machine, and orthopaedic equipment.

By joining this supportive team you will be part of a team of 9 people (2 vets, 1 practice manager, 1 registered nurse, 2 student nurses, 1 care assistant, and 2 receptionists). The whole team is dedicated to providing superb standards of client and animal care.

The Candidate:

Due to the experience within the existing team, they can consider applications from newly qualified vets as well as experienced vets. If you are an experienced vet, you will need to have good general surgical and medical skills with experience of working up cases to a high standard.

This role plays a key part within a small, friendly team so the ideal candidate will need to be adaptable, flexible and a good team player.

The Role:

This is a full-time role consisting of 4 days per week with one weekday off every week. There is a weekend rota of 1 in 2 Saturdays (9am-2pm and normally, consults only) and no OOH ensuring a great work/life balance.

In return, our client offers an excellent package that includes:

  • Enhanced annual leave
  • Competitive salary
  • Pension scheme
  • CPD funding
  • Exclusive colleague discounts
  • Pastoral care, emotional wellbeing, and support
  • Paid memberships – RCVS, BVA, VDS


Type: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Hours: Full-Time - 4 day week

Weekend: 1 in 2 Saturdays 09:00-14:00

OOH: None

Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

Ref: JN -052019-10621

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




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