Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Horsford, Norfolk

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:

    2019-01-07 00:00:00

  • End date:

    2020-05-15 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    £30,000-£40,000 (subject to experience)

  • Contact:

    Anabel Sampson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -122019-13569

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a family-owned independent state of the art veterinary practice in Horsford, Norfolk who are looking to recruit a permanent full-time small animal Veterinary Surgeon with a minimum of 1-year post-graduate experience. Some experience in exotics is desirable but not essential.

The Practice:

This state of the art practice attracts clients from Norwich, Norfolk & East Anglia who are looking for a vet they can trust. The current team consists of two directors, three vets, five nurses and two trainee nurses, supported by three receptionists. The ethos of this surgery is to provide outstanding customer and veterinary care "hand in paw", providing both an outstanding service with excellent value for money.

The Role:

This is a full-time position with flexible hours to be discussed at the interview. The weekend rota is 1:4, out of hours is one night a week with a day off during the week. A typical day consists of both consults and surgery, consults are 15 minutes each.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary of £30,000 - £40,000, dependent upon experience. There is the possibility for progression to Head Vet in the future.

The Candidate:

Are you a qualified Veterinary Surgeon, that is a good team player and able to work under your own initiative? Are you an excellent communicator with good people skills? Are you ambitious and looking for your next challenge? If so this could be the role for you!


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal - Exotics (desirable but not essential)

Start: As soon as possible

Hours: Full-time, the hours are flexible (to be discussed at interview)

Weekends: 1:4

Out of hours: 1 night per week with a day off during the week

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 p/a (dependent upon experience).

Ref: JN -122019-13569

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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