Permanent Medical/Hospital Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Medical/Hospital Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Liverpool, Merseyside

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Nicola Baird

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -092019-12688

  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • End date:

    2019-10-27 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with 24-hour dedicated small animal Veterinary Centre that is looking for a full-time Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a permanent basis. Our client is looking for a vet that has completed or close to completing a medicine certificate.

The Practice:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our clients friendly and loyal team in their 24 Hour Hospital. The practice has a friendly client base who appreciate the personal service they provide. You will have a fantastic team around you for support which includes 1 soft tissue surgeon, 2 orthopaedic surgeons, and imaging vet.

The practice is undergoing refurbishment at present but will be newly refurbished with CT installed by the end of the year.

Our clients' mission is to deliver progressive, around the clock care which means their employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.

The practice provides ongoing support to their teams, both in practice and through a dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from the advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.

The Role:

This is a full-time permanent position, the full details of working patterns and shifts will be discussed at interview. This role requires a motivated vet to work confidently in a busy environment with the ability to make sound clinical judgment. Strong management and mentor skills are essential as you will play a crucial part within the team.

Main areas of this position are to provide high-quality care for the inpatients whilst maintaining the relationship with referring veterinary surgeons. 

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

  • Very competitive salary
  • Accommodation allowance of £6,600
  • Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance
  • £1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave
  • VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
  • 5 weeks' annual leave plus bank holidays

The Candidate:

This vacancy would suit somebody who has just finished or is working towards a medicine certificate.

You must be an experienced vet with a client-oriented approach and excellent communication skills, work to a very high standard both medically and surgically and have the drive and ambition to help develop this practice further. The ideal candidate will have at least 3-5 years' post graduate small animal practice experience.


Role: Permanent Medical/Hospital Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: TBC

Out of hours: TBC

Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits

Ref: JN -092019-12688

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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