Permanent Weekend Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Weekend Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Ripon, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -112019-13220

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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  • Client:


We are working with a client based in the Ripon area of North Yorkshire who is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time, permanent basis. This is role is to support the weekend daytime services but may include some night work, the practice is flexible according to your needs.

The Practice:

This is an independent practice that has been working in partnership with clients for 75 years, servicing the needs of pets, big or small. Over the last ten years, the small animal department has grown a great deal. They were awarded Hospital status in 2014. They are also the only practice in North Yorkshire to have Gold Cat-Friendly accreditation. Operating a 24-hour emergency service staffed by their own vets and nurses and can arrange for home visits in special circumstances. The Small Animal Department offers a wide range of services and cares for any pets' health needs, whether it be puppies' first check-up or a senior pet. The practice is committed to delivering the high - quality patient and client care that they believe in. They have RCVS Advanced Practitioners in surgery, medicine, and small animal practice as well as a visiting ophthalmologist, dermatologist, cardiologist, ultrasonographer and MRI scanner.

The Role:

This is a permanent role that is to support the weekend daytime services but may include night work. Our client is flexible and is happy to accommodate your needs. CPD is valued and paid for and postgraduate qualifications supported as they are committed to delivering high-quality patient and client care that they believe in. If you enjoy developing strong client relationships, this will be the ideal place for you.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary depending on experience.

The Candidate:

Ideally, an experienced vet who is comfortable with a sole charge role. Someone who is a good team player, easy-going, friendly and with good communication skills.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Weekends

Out of hours: Possibly - flexible

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Competitive salary (DOE)

Ref: JN -112019-13220

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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