Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Margate, Kent

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £35,289 - £50,165 (including allowances)

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012020-13953

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • End date:

    2020-03-30 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a small animal pet hospital in the Margate area of Kent that is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a permanent basis. This is a full-time position working 5 days per week. They understand that you need a work-life balance, switching off at the end of the day to fully recharge, so they are happy to say they have no OOH or on-call commitments.

The Practice:

Our client strives to improve pets’ lives, through prevention, education, and treatment. Every year their dedicated vet teams carry out 2.7 million treatments on 470,000 pets. They have a national network of around 120 high street shops that help them to provide these treatments by selling both donated and new goods. 

At this group, they believe in working better together, so everyone (vets, volunteers, shop teams and office support colleagues) are driven in their dedication and passionate about pets.

The Role and Candidate:

Our client is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them at their fantastic, forward-thinking pet hospital in Margate. It is a thriving, well equipped hospital with a varied and challenging caseload designed to maximise your skills. 

This is a full-time position where you will be working 5 days per week. They understand that you need a work-life balance, switching off at the end of the day to fully recharge, so are happy to say that they have no OOH or on-call commitments. Their hospital is situated a stone's throw away from the beach and less than 1.5 hours from London giving you the best of both worlds to enjoy your time.

Your personal and professional development is extremely important to them, and they understand that it's critical to nurture talent. They have many opportunities for learning and development throughout the organisation, and they would love to discuss your CPD in more detail.

The Remuneration Package:

In return, they are offering great package that is worth between £35,289 - £50,165 (including allowances), this includes:

  • CPD encouraged with generous funding
  • 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays with the option to buy or sell and additional leave
  • Part-time and job share working
  • Relocation support available if required
  • RCVS fees paid in full
  • Competitive rates of pay

You may also be required to work across our sister sites from time to time.

The Summary:

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time - 5 days a week

Weekends: TBC

OOHs: None

Salary: £35,289 - £50,165 p/a (including allowances)

Ref: JN -012020-13953

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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