Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Near Chippenham, Bath

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary and benefits DOE

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012020-13905

  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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  • Client:


Our client is a dedicated RCVS Accredited Small Animal Practice near Chippenham in Wiltshire who is looking to expand their team with a permanent full-time Veterinary Surgeon.

The Practice

Employing 3.5 Vets, 1 Head Nurse, 5 RVNs, 2 SVNs, a Practice Manager and a dedicated reception team, our client strives to maintain a high standard of medical and surgical care at an affordable price. Practice facilities include acupuncture, anaesthesia, blood pressure monitoring, dentistry and an in-house laboratory.

The Role

This is a full-time role working 38 hours/4 days per week 08.30-19.00 or 09.00-19.30 but our client is open to discussion about alternative options for the right candidate. Weekends are on a rota of 1 in 4 Saturdays 09.00-16.00 and Sundays 10-00-12.00. There are no out of hours or Bank Holiday working requirements. In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, depending on experience, including:-

  • 6.6 weeks holiday
  • Birthday day off
  • Pension
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Money Saving Schemes
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Certificates are supported

The Candidate

Ideally, you will have at least 1 year of experience and be confident in operations and consultations. You should have a willingness to learn and develop your professional skills, strong communication skills and the ability to work well as part of a diverse team.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time 38 hours/4 days per week - negotiable

Weekends: 1 in 4 Saturdays 09.00-16.00 and Sundays 10.00-12.00

Out of hours: None

Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits, depending on experience

Ref: JN -012020-13905

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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