Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Newmarket, Suffolk

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive package (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -062019-11383

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-06-26 00:00:00

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We are working on behalf of an RCVS Accredited Tier 2 Practice in Newmarket, Suffolk, who are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a permanent basis.

The Practice:

This practice prides itself on helping every needy small animal and delivering efficient state-of-the-art healthcare as affordably as possible. They help those that can't pay where possible by operating a PDSA Pet Aid Centre as well as an RSPCA and Cat Protection Agency. The current team comprises of 5 Vets, 8 Nurses and 3 Receptionists and as well as a large re-fit which is currently underway, their facilities include:

  • Digital X-ray
  • Endoscope
  • Ultrasound
  • New Dental X-ray
  • Separate cat and dog wards coming soon

The Role:

This is a full-time role working 4 days per week 09.00-18.30 with 1 in 4 full weekends on a rota basis. There are also 1 or 2 nights per week on call. Typical duties will include operations, consultations and some home visits. There will be some sole charge so you should be comfortable with this responsibility. In return, our client is offering an excellent package, dependent on experience, including:

  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • CPD allowance
  • Pension
  • Free eye test
  • RCVS fees paid
  • Certificates are supported

The Candidate:

Ideally, you will have a minimum of 2 year's experience with good medical and surgical skills. You should be ambitious and have strong communication skills and the ability to get on well with the friendly team.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full time, 4 days per week 08.30-18.30

Weekends: 1 in 4 full weekends

OOHs: 1 or 2 nights on call per week

Sole Charge: Yes

Salary: Excellent package, dependent on experience

Ref: JN -062019-11383

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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