Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Chesterfield, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Circa £30,000 - £50,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Nicola Baird

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -052019-10827

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-05-15 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are currently recruiting on behalf of a dedicated, independent, small animal practice based in Chesterfield that is looking for a full-time Veterinary Surgeon to join their team on a full-time permanent basis.

The Practice:

Our client is a friendly, caring veterinary practice that is independently owned and run by the members of staff that are working there. The practice is an approved Tier 2 RCVS surgery and are also a nurse training centre. Their practice is established amongst the local community and now provides care to thousands of pets every year. They know as well as anyone that owners consider their pets to be a member of the family and that is why the whole team work hard to provide the very best veterinary care services.

The practice provides a full range of services and their veterinary care is underpinned using a full range of modern treatments. They have a strong team of 10 vets and 14 nurses, with 4 consultation rooms and 2 operating theatres.

The Role:

This is a full-time, permanent, Veterinary Surgeon position. you will be working approx. 39 hours per week over 4.5 days. 1 in 6 weekends Saturdays 09.00 - 15.00, Sundays 10.00 - 12.00 There are no out of hours requirements for this role.

In return, our clients can offer a competitive salary of circa £30,000- - £50,000 p/a (DOE) along with RCVS fees paid for, CPD and Certificate support, 6 weeks holiday, plus bank holidays.

The Candidate:

The practice is looking for a vet with at least 1 years’ experience, who is confident to undertake consultations and perform routine and more complex surgeries. This is a busy practice with a varied caseload, so the vet must be ambitious and proactive, who is ready to hit the ground running and thrive in a fantastic veterinary team. You must have outstanding communication skills and be a real team player.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1:6 Saturday and Sunday

On-call: None

Salary: Circa £30,000 - £50,000 p/a (DOE)

Ref: JN -052019-10827

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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