Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012020-13704

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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  • Client:


We are currently recruiting on behalf of a well-established practice that is looking to recruit a Veterinary Surgeon to join their brand new purpose-built facility in Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire on a full-time basis.

The Practice:

This practice has recently moved to brand new, purpose-built premises, which offers 5 consult rooms, large car park and all brand new modern facilities including digital x-ray, dental x-ray, ultrasound, Idexx in-house analyzers, SediVue urine analyzer, stainless steel kennels, ECG and much more. This independently-owned practice has been providing the highest level of veterinary care to the surrounding areas for a number of years and has a highly loyal client base. The practice also boasts a team of 8 highly experienced vets (4 CERT Holders) and a supportive team of RVNS to offer specialist care to all their clients.

The Role:

This is a full-time position, working 40 hrs per week, 8 hours shifts over 5 days with early finishes and late starts plus 2 hours consultation slots Monday - Friday. A weekend rota of 1 in 4 with Thursday and Friday off following a weekend duty. Out of hours, duties are supported by an on-call nurse plus external telephone answering service. In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, dependent on experience, that includes:

  • A competitive salary
  • 6 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays
  • RCVS and VDS subscription paid
  • Pension
  • Generous bonus scheme for OOh's duties

The Candidate:

Our clients are looking for a very ambitious Veterinary Surgeon with at least 6 months' experience. Someone who is confident, friendly and enthusiastic with great communication skills. You’ll have good general small animal surgical and medical abilities and a desire to learn and improve.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full time

Weekends: 1 in 4

Out of hours: Yes

Sole charge: None

Salary: Competitive salary (DOE)

Ref: JN -012020-13704

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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