Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Near Godalming, Surrey

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary and benefits DOE

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -082019-12124

  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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  • Client:


We are working with an independent practice based near Godalming in Surrey who is looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a permanent basis.

The Practice

With over 40 years of experience in pet healthcare, this practice employs a skilled team of Vets and Nurses who are committed to strict high standards. They have built up a dependable reputation in the local community through their personal service and unfaltering quality of care. The current team comprises of 3 Vets, 5 Nurses, 2 Receptionists and 2 Administrators. Some of their services and facilities include:

  • Keyhole surgery
  • Dermatology
  • Dentistry
  • Acupuncture
  • In-house laboratory
  • Digital X-ray
  • Endoscope
  • Ultrasound
  • Laparoscopy

The Role

This is a full-time role, working 5 days per week with flexibility on the days worked. Shifts are 08.00-16.00 and 11.00-19.00. Weekends are on a rota of 1 in 3 Saturday morning consultations 08.00-12.00 with very rare OOHs duties to check on inpatients for which overtime is paid. In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, subject to experience, including:

  • RCVS and VDS fees paid
  • Pension
  • Health scheme
  • Staff discounts
  • 33 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • £1,500 CPD allowance
  • Certificates are supported

The Candidate

Ideally, you will have between 2 and 5 year's experience and be competent in surgery with strong general medical skills and confidence in a sole charge position when required. A good sense of humour and the ability to work well as part of a team is essential.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Location: Near Godalming, Surrey

Hours: Full-time. 5 days per week either 08.00-16.00 or 11.00-19.00

Weekends: On a rota of 1 in 3 Saturday mornings 08.00-12.00

OOHs: Very rare - checking on inpatients only

Sole charge: Some

Branch work: No

Salary: Competitive salary and extensive benefits package, dependent on experience

Ref: JN -082019-12124

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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