Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Lancashire, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -072019-11479

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • End date:

    2020-07-01 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


Our clients are looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon or a new graduate to join their busy surgery in Lancashire.

The Practice:

Its an independently owned and family run practice which opened its doors in the 1970s, since that time, the surgery has expanded from one vet and three nurses to five vets and 16 nursing and supporting staff, each of whom can offer the best in customer care. The practice has always prided itself on providing customers with the friendliest, most dedicated service their can – all with a personal touch you won’t find in larger practices. The practice also contributes generously to a number of animal charities, and every member of staff is friendly and committed to the cause. The clinic offers everything from routine neutering and lump removals, to laparoscopic surgery and emergency surgery. 

The Role:

This is a full-time role working 4 1\2 days a week, but when fully staffed it will be a 4 day week. Hours are 09.00 - 16.00 or 09.00 - 19.30 with 3 hours lunch break. One vet does need to start at 08.30 and one vet will be there until 20.00 each day. The weekend rota is 1 in 5 Saturday 09.00 - 14.00 Sunday 14.00 - 16.00 with sole charge at the weekends, and no out of hours required with the role. In return, our clients are offering an excellent package that includes:

  • Competitive salary
  • 5 weeks holiday
  • Bank holidays
  • Pension
  • CPD unlimited
  • Staff discount

The Candidate:

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills and be a strong team player. Will need to work effectively as part of the team to provide a quality service with care and compassion. Friendly, and a good all-rounder.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time 4 days a week

Weekends: 1 in 5

On call: None

Salary: Competitive Salary (DOE)

Ref: JN -072019-11479

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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Call: 01423 701 321




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