Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • End date:

    2020-04-20 00:00:00

  • Salary:

    Up to £65,000 p/a (DOE) plus benefits

  • Contact:

    Anabel Sampson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012020-14139

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We are looking for a Night Vet to join our clients' friendly and experienced team in Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire. The ideal candidate will have a passion for emergency and critical care and will thrive on working at gold standard inpatient and client care.

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:

Our client is looking for a Night Vet to join their friendly and experienced team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for emergency and critical care and will thrive on working to a gold standard patient and client care.

All their practices share the same software, so you will have access to your patients' history at all times; case continuity guaranteed! You will be working 7 nights on 7 nights off.

This role may suit an ECC Certificate holder or someone who is working towards this - full funding will be given. Our client also offers outstanding career progression, including post-graduate study and partnership.

You must be a registered Veterinary Surgeon with the RCVS with experience of working nights being desirable but not essential. You must be confident working sole charge, with the ability to make sound clinical judgments.

The Remuneration Package:

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

  • Salary & Benefits Salary is up to £65,000, depending on your experience
  • Attractive 7 nights on, 7 nights off rota
  • Accommodation allowance of £5,400
  • Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance
  • £1,500 CPD allowance with 2 days CPD leave and in-house CPD training
  • VDS, RCVS and BVA fees paid
  • Fantastic career progression and opportunities


Role: Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time, 7 on / 7 off rota

Weekends: 1 in 2

Out of hours: Yes, overnight shifts

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package

Ref: JN -012020-14139

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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