Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Up to £55,000 p/a (DOE) plus benefits

  • Contact:

    Anabel Sampson

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -012020-13779

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-04-10 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a lovely veterinary practice in the busy town on Scunthorpe in North Lincolnshire that is looking to recruit a full-time veterinary surgeon. Our client is open to all levels of experience and you will have the freedom to follow up your own cases.

The Practice:

Our client has a central large branch practice that has 4 consult rooms and, 1 surgical theatre, digital x-ray room, large prep area. With facilities that include digital x-ray, ultrasound, laparoscopic equipment inhouse blood machines. They have two branch surgeries that generate client contact and caseload.

Our clients' mission is to deliver progressive, around the clock care means their employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres. They provide ongoing support to their teams, both in practice and through a dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from the advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.

The Role and Candidate:

This is a full-time role where you will be working 39 hours per week over four days, with the weekends and rotas to be discussed at the interview. As this group is made up of a hospital and branches there may be the occasion when you are required to work in different branches

Our client is looking for a veterinary surgeon that is confident and will enjoy the freedom of following up their own cases at a multi-vet branch. There is a large scope to generate a dedicated client base and build on the reputation of the group, with branch surgeries that help generate caseload - there will be occasional work required at these too. All experience levels would be considered for this role as support is available.

They are looking for a vet with a client-oriented approach and excellent communication skills. Career progression is actively promoted and partnership opportunities are available for the right candidate. Support is available for those wanting to work towards a certificate level with full funding available.

The Remuneration Package:

In return, our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

  • Salary up to £55,000 p/a dependent on experience
  • Housing allowance of £5,400
  • Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance
  • £1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave
  • VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
  • 5 weeks' annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time, 39 hours per week

Weekends: 1 in 6

Branch work: Yes, occasionally

Out of hours: None

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package

Ref: JN -012020-13779

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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