Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Ashton, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

  • Contact:

    Emily Naden

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -072019-11679

  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-07-10 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a growing, thriving team that is based in a state-of-the-art practice in Ashton, Lancashire that is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time permanent basis. This is an exciting opportunity to join a purpose-built clinic where you will have the opportunity to develop your clinical skills.

You will be an experienced veterinary surgeon with 2-3+ years post-graduate experience

The Practice:

Our client is a state of the art facility, offering a full range of affordable small animal veterinary services to clients, operating a no appointment, walk-in clinic system. They offer a range of clinical services from preventative healthcare through to complex medical, surgical and orthopaedic procedures. They have superb, spacious, purpose-built surroundings with two operating theatres, six consulting rooms, digital x-ray, and an up-to-date Idexx in-house laboratory.

You will be supported to develop your skills and will have the opportunity to progress as they are a young, growing, thriving company with lots of new opportunities emerging.

The Vet team is fully supported by a highly experienced team of qualified Nurses and development is a key focus for them within the team.

The Role:

Your standard working hours will be 40 hours per week and you will be required to work shifts within the opening hours of the practice. There is also a requirement to be part of the weekend rota which you will be working 1 in every 4 weekends. Please note, these opening hours may change as the customer base grows.

In return, our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

  • Salary dependant on experience
  • 33 days holiday including bank holidays
  • 5% Pension Contribution
  • Cyclescheme
  • £1,500 CPD allowance per annum/ 5 days off
  • VDS Fees covered
  • RCVS membership
  • Well structured rota
  • Good work-life balance and a great place to work.

The Summary:

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time, 40 hours a week

Weekends: 1 in 4

Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

Ref: JN -072019-11679

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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