Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Norwich, Norfolk

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Competitive salary and benefits (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -072019-11843

  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Independent Practice

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

We are working with a friendly Veterinary Practice based in Norwich who is looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a permanent basis.

The Practice:

This practice prides itself on its approachable, friendly team who strive for the highest standards of patient care. The current team of 10 comprises of 2 Vets, 6 Nurses, a Practice Administrator and a Practice Manager. They have all the usual facilities you would expect from a modern, forward-thinking Veterinary Practice, including:

  • Endoscope
  • Laboratory equipment
  • Digital X-ray
  • Ultrasound

The Role:

This is a full-time role working 4 days per week on a variety of shifts. Weekends are on a rota of 1 in 2 Saturday mornings rising to 1 in 3. Out of hours on-call are 19.00-08.00 and these are flexible but there is the opportunity to do as many as you would like to do. Duties include consults, operations and home visits with some sole charge. In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, depending on experience. Certificates are supported and accommodation is also available if required.

The Candidate:

Ideally, you will have at least 2 years' experience and be confident with routine surgery and have good consulting skills. You should be ambitious, approachable and a good team player with strong communication skills.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-time 4 days per week

Weekends: 1:4 weekends on call

Out of hours: 1 night a week on call and 1:4 weekends

Sole charge: Yes, some

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits depending on experience

Ref: JN -072019-11843

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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