Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Shenley, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £46,000-£48,000 per annum DOE

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

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  • Job ref:

    JN -052019-10894

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • End date:

    2020-05-22 00:00:00

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We are working on behalf of a well-respected practice in Shenley, Hertfordshire, that is looking for a permanent Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly team.

The Practice:

This practice has been very well established in the local community for the past 60 years. They pride themselves on providing a personal one-to-one service and have quite rightly earned a great reputation locally. The team of 10 comprises of 2 Vets, 6 RVNs, a Receptionist and a Practice Manager. They are planning enhancements to their premises and current services and facilities include:

  • Digital X-ray
  • Ultrasonography scans
  • Electrocardiology Monitoring
  • Blood testing
  • In-house laboratory
  • Microscopy

The Role:

This role is for a permanent Veterinary Surgeon working various full-time shifts between 09.00-19.30. Weekends are on a rota of 1 in 3 Saturday and Sunday mornings 10.00-12.00. Every 3rd weekend you will have Friday off and the other 2 weeks will have a half day off during the week. The role is a combination of consultations and operations and the majority of the role will be sole charge so you should be comfortable with this. This role will involve branch work between this practice and one other local practice so a full driving licence is essential. In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, depending on experience, including:

  • Salary of £46,000-£48,000 per annum
  • RCVS fees paid
  • Pension
  • 5 weeks holiday plus Bank Holidays

The Candidate:

This role would suit a Veterinary Surgeon with at least 3 year's experience. You should be a good all-rounder and a strong team player with excellent medical and surgical skills.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-time shifts between 09.00-19.30

Weekends: in 3 Saturday and Sunday mornings 10.00-12.00

Out of hours: None

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: £46,000-£48,000 DOE plus benefits

Ref: JN -052019-10894

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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