Permanent Mobile Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Mobile Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Southend-On-Sea, Essex

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Anabel Sampson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012020-13789

  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • End date:

    2020-02-10 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a small group of practices situated along the south coast of Southend region or Essex that is looking for a mobile Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time permanent basis. This role is to support our clients' three practices where you will see a varied caseload and join a close-knit team.

The Practice:

Committed to providing truly exceptional care, our client is forward-thinking and offers progressive, around-the-clock care using the very best equipment. Facilities include in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres. Although this role is based across three branches you will have access to equipment and services at 24-Hour hospital that includes flexible and rigid endoscopy, a well equipped in-house laboratory (including blood gases and clotting profiles), a high spec ultrasound machine, CT imaging, and digital x-ray. This hospital has a strong team of vets with a broad skill range and a high level of nursing care.

The Role:

This role offers a good work/life balance with a 4-day working week, covering a total of 39 hours. This shift pattern includes 1:3 half weekends (Saturday/Sunday) or 1:6 full weekends.

Our client is seeking a Mobile Veterinary Surgeon to support their practices in the Southend region.

The role offers the successful candidate great flexibility and an excellent opportunity to be part of a close-knit network of friendly vets, nurses and support staff. You will have an interesting and varied caseload and will be based at the 24-Hour hospital.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, depending on experience, including:

  • A very competitive salary of up to £32,000 (DOE)
  • Accommodation allowance of £7,800
  • Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance
  • £1,500 CPD allowance with 2 days CPD leave and in-house CPD training
  • 5 Weeks annual leave
  • VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
  • Fantastic career progression

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will have at least 6 months' experience in a small animal practice and will have a client-orientated approach with excellent communication skills. You will be supported and encouraged to work to high medical and surgical standards.


Role: Permanent Mobile Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time, 39 hours per week

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package, depending on experience

Ref: JN -012020-13789

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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