Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Newton Abbot, Devon

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £30,000-£50,000 DOE plus benefits

  • Contact:

    James Haswell

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -012020-13814

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-04-15 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are currently recruiting for a permanent Veterinary Surgeon to join a modern, independent practice in Newton Abbott on a full-time basis.

The Practice:

This practice is modern yet personal and offers a complete service for domestic pets. They are fully equipped with separate dog and cat waiting areas and wards, digital X-ray and advanced anaesthetic monitoring. The practice employs 8 Vets, 6 Nurses, 2 Student Nurses and 4 Vetcare Assistants.

The Role:

This is a permanent, full-time role, where you will be working 38 hours each week with shifts of 08.30-17.00, 08.30-18.30 and 10.00-20.30. Weekends are on a rota of 1 in 7 or 8 and you will be on-call 1 in 8 or 9 days. In return, our client is offering a salary of between £30,000 and £50,000 per annum, depending on experience, a pension, £1,000 CPD allowance, 5.6 weeks holiday plus Bank Holidays.

The Candidate:

You should be confident with operations and consultations with a good level of surgical experience. A friendly personality and the willingness to get stuck in are both pre-requisites.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time 38 hours per week

Weekends: 1 in 7 or 8 weekends

Out of hours: 1 in 8 or 9 days on call

Branch work: No

Computer System: Robovet

Salary: Dependent on experience - from £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits

Ref: JN -012020-13814

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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