Permanent Mixed Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Mixed Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Matlock, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

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  • Job ref:

    JN -122019-13603

  • Published:

    7 months ago

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We are currently working with an independent practice in Derbyshire that is looking for a mixed vet to join their team on a permanent full-time basis.

The Practice:

The practice was established in the 1960s and has been providing exceptional levels of care to the surrounding areas ever since. They are a 5-vet mixed practice, caring for domestic species, horses and farm animals. They are a veterinary nurse training practice and provide EMS placements to veterinary students.

The small animal department provides veterinary examinations and health checks, new puppy and kitten health checks, vaccinations, microchipping, pet passport scheme, nurse clinics, in house laboratory for blood, urine and skin testing, dental equipment, X-rays, ultrasound, endoscopy, ECG, blood pressure monitoring and 24-hour emergency service.

The farm department carries out routine and pre-movement TB testing, pregnancy diagnosis/scanning, food trimming, herd health planning, fecal worm egg counts, disease investigations, 24-hour emergency service.

For equine they provide vaccinations, microchipping, passports and 24-hour emergency service.

The Role:

This is a full-time, permanent, mixed veterinary surgeon position. The mix is approximately 60:40 small animal to large animal which mainly comprises of cattle and sheep with the occasional equine patient.

The rota consists of 1:4 weekends, 1:5 weekdays on call, and one half-day off per week.

In return, the practice can offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and proactive and will share the practice’s drive to provide the highest standards of care and customer service. The practice is willing to consider candidates of all levels of experience.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Mixed

Hours: Full time

Weekends: 1:4

Out of hours: 1 night per week

Sole charge: Possibly

Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits

Ref: JN -122019-13603

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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