Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012020-13768

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • End date:


  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Client:


We are working with a well-established RCVS accredited practice based in Coventry, West Midlands, who are hoping to recruit a permanent Veterinary Surgeon to join their busy team.

This practice is currently undergoing extensive renovations, both on the building and with brand new equipment.

The Practice:

Would you be interested in living the the historic city of Coventry with excellent transport networks in Birmingham, London and Birmingham airport?

The city has recently undergone extensive renovations and has recently won the award for City of Culture.

Our client has been caring for sick and injured animals in Coventry since 1985 and aims to provide the best possible service to the full range of small animals and exotic pets. The current team comprises of 5 Vets, 1 SVN, 6 RVNs and 4 Receptionists. They are committed to regular CPD in order to keep up to date with the continued progressions of veterinary medicine and give an advanced and comprehensive service to all their clients. They are also able to offer a specialist dermatology service to other veterinary surgeons requiring further help and diagnosis of complex dermatological cases. Their facilities include:

  • Ultrasound machines
  • Endoscopes
  • New digital dental x-ray
  • Designated laboratory
  • Dedicated theatres
  • Separate dog and cat kennel wards
  • Dental equipment

The Role:

This is a full time, permanent role, working 4 days per week, from 08.00-19.00 with weekends on a rota of 1 in 4 Saturday mornings, 8.30-12.00. However, this shift pattern can be discussed further. No sole charge required, and there is no out of hours requirements for this role. In return, our client is offering an excellent salary and benefits package, dependent on experience, including:-

  • A competitive salary (DOE)
  • 5 weeks holoiday plus bank holidays
  • Pension
  • VDS and RCVS fees paid
  • Generous CPD allowance

The Candidate:

You should be a competent Veterinary Surgeon with at least 2 year's experience and you must be capable and confident in surgery and consultations. Enthusiasm, good communication skills and the ability to get on well with team members are all essential.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Start: May onwards

Hours: 4 days per week - 08.00-19.00

Weekends: On a rota of 1 in 4 Saturday mornings

Out of hours: None

Sole charge: None

Salary: Competitive salary (DOE)

Ref: JN -012020-13768

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:

Click APPLY to apply for this role and a member of our team will be in touch to discuss this vacancy in more detail

Call: 01423 701 321




If this position is not for you but you know someone who might be suitable refer them to us and receive £250 if successful

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