Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Southend-on-Sea, Essex

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Excellent salary and benefits package

  • Contact:

    Nicola Baird

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -112019-13248

  • Published:

    almost 3 years ago

  • End date:

    2020-01-29 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a 24-hour hospital in Southend-on Sea, Essex, who is looking for an experienced Night Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a permanent basis.

The Practice:

Committed to providing truly exceptional care, our client is forward-thinking and offers progressive, around-the-clock care using the very best equipment. Facilities include in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.

The Role:

This is a full-time position working 49 hours per week with shift times of 19.00-09.00. Shifts are 7 days on and 7 days off which equates to 26 weeks of the year. This role would suit a Veterinary Surgeon who wants to work within a busy hospital. There will also be a Nurse and Patient Care Assistant on-site during shifts to provide support. In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, depending on experience, including:

  • Accommodation allowance of £7,800
  • Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance
  • £1,500 CPD allowance with 2 days CPD leave and in-house CPD training
  • VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
  • Fantastic career progression

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be an experienced Clinician who is confident in dealing with a wide range of surgical and medical emergencies. Confidence working sole charge is essential.


Role: Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-time 49 hours per week with hours of 19.00-09.00. 7 days on 7 days off

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package, depending on experience

Ref: JN -112019-13248

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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