Permanent Equine Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Equine Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Redcar, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary and benefits DOE

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -122019-13536

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • End date:

    2020-12-07 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with an independent practice based in Redcar, North Yorkshire, who is looking for an Equine Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time permanent basis.

The Practice:

Over the past 25 years, this veterinary practice has established itself amongst the local community and now provides care to thousands of small and large animals every year. Employing 11 Vets, 4 Equine Vets, and 6 Mixed Vets, this is a young and enthusiastic team with a real family feel. Facilities include stocks, operating theatre, endoscope, digital X-ray and ultrasound and there are plans to expand the small animal side of the business.

The Role:

This is a full-time role working 4.5 days per week with working hours of 08.30-17.00 plus 1 in 4 nights during the week and a weekend rota of 1 in 4 full weekends. Typical duties will include ambulatory work and lameness work-ups. In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, depending on experience, including:-

  • Possible partnership opportunities in the future
  • Pension
  • 5 weeks holiday and share of Bank Holidays
  • RCVS and 1 other subscription paid
  • Accommodation is provided
  • Car is required and mileage is paid
  • £1,000 CPD budget plus 3 days

The Candidate:

 Ideally, you will have at least 1-year experience as an Equine Vet. You should be able to deal with lameness and any emergency independently. Some orthopedic skills would be beneficial but not essential. You should be a good communicator, easy-going, enthusiastic, motivated and a strong team player.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Equine

Start: ASAP

Hours: Full-time 4.5 days per week 08.30-17.00

Weekends: On a rota of 1 in 4 full weekends

Out of hours: 1 weekday night in 4

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package, depending on experience, including possible partnership opportunities in the future

Ref: JN -122019-13536

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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