Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Shrewsbury, Shropshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Up to £65,000 p/a (DOE) plus benefits

  • Contact:

    James Haswell

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -012020-13777

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-04-10 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a client with a well-established veterinary practice that is looking to recruit an experienced Veterinary Surgeon on a permanent basis. This is a full-time Night position to join their practice that is based in Shrewsbury, Shropshire. Part-time candidates would also be considered.

The Practice:

Our client is a rapidly growing, small animal veterinary hospital based in Shrewsbury. They are dedicated and committed to not only investing in state of the art equipment to give patients access to the best possible facilities, but they are also dedicated to being able to offer the best possible care for all pets through their dedicated and experienced vets and nurses. This well-equipped, three vet and seven nurse practice has an outstanding reputation for delivering quality care. Shrewsbury is the perfect area for country walks in the gorgeous Shropshire Hills.

The Role and Candidate:

This is a very exciting opportunity that has arisen for a Veterinary Surgeon to join a friendly and supportive team at a busy practice in Shrewsbury. The practice is conveniently located with good transport links to London.

Our client is currently seeking a Veterinary Surgeon with a few years’ post-graduate in practice experience that has a special interest in and passion for emergency and critical care. You will have a client-oriented approach and excellent communication skills. 

This role is full time working shifts of 18:45 - 08:00, seven nights on, seven nights off. Part-time applications would also be considered for this role.

Experience working in an environment where colleagues support you by sharing skills and knowledge to give patients the best outcomes.

In return, they will provide you with strong mentorship and support to help you develop your career and get the most satisfaction from your job.

The Remuneration Package:

Our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

  • Salary up to £65,000 p/a dependent on experience
  • £5,400 accommodation allowance
  • Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance
  • CPD allowance with 3 days’ CPD leave, and in-house CPD training
  • VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
  • 5 weeks’ annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Fantastic career progression and partnership opportunities


Role: Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Working 18:45-08:00 - 7 on / 7 off rota

Out of hours: This is an overnight role

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Up to £65,000 p/a FTE (DOE) plus benefits

Ref: JN -012020-13777

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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