Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Romford, Essex

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Up to £75,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Nicola Baird

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -092019-12515

  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • End date:

    2020-12-04 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a purpose-built modern small animal practice in Romford, Essex that is looking to recruit a full-time Veterinary Surgeon on a permanent basis. They are looking for an enthusiastic vet to join their friendly team of 10 vets, 6 RVNs, 6 student nurses and 8 receptionists.

The Practice:

This practice has a spacious surgery that is purpose-built to industry-leading standards and has state of the art equipment including 2 dedicated operating theatres, ultrasound, in house laboratory and digital radiographs. They also have a full endoscopy and laparoscopy unit and are continually looking to invest in the best to improve the services that they can offer to clients.

They are based in a lovely area that offers free on-site parking as well as fantastic transport links into London and out to the Essex countryside. The team holds a wide variety of individual interests from medicine through to soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery and they offer a generous CPD allowance meaning you will receive support towards studying at certificate level.

The Role and Candidate:

This is a full-time role where you will be working 4 weekdays with a weekend rota of just 1 in 6 full weekends and 1 in 6 just Saturday only. Part-time hours would also be considered for the right candidate.

This busy practice has a very varied caseload of clients so you will need to have post-graduate in practice experience. You will be confident with occasional sole charge, be competent with all routine surgical procedures and have good diagnostic and medicinal skills. You must have excellent people skills, be flexible in your approach to practice and demonstrate a passion for the practice and the team. Our client is also looking for a vet that is comfortable in a consult room with clients and offer fantastic customer service and dedication.

The Remuneration Package:

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

  • Excellent career opportunities and development due to the varied caseload
  • Competitive salary (up to £75,000 per annum dependent on experience)
  • Dedicated onsite night team enabling 24/7 onsite care for all patients
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Generous CPD and funding of certificates for the right candidate
  • Paid memberships (RVCS, BVA, VDS)
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time (part-time considered)

Salary and benefits: Excellent Salary (up to £75,000 p/a DOE) and Benefits Package

Ref: JN -092019-12515

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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