Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Bishop Auckland, County Durham

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    From £50,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022020-14430

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Independent Practice

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

We are working with a family run independent small animal veterinary clinic located in South of Bishop Auckland, County Durham that is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time permanent basis.

The Practice:

Our client prides themselves on the fact that all of their clinical staff are fully qualified through the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, and hold a wealth of experience within the Veterinary field. At this Veterinary Clinic, they provide a personal service, and their patients will receive individualised care. They offer their clients a full complement of preventative healthcare to keep their patients in the best of health.

In the unfortunate event of patients becoming ill they have a fully equipped clinic to deal with almost all medical situations and their facilities include:

  • In house blood machines
  • In house urine analysis
  • Microscopy
  • Ultrasound
  • Digital X-ray
  • Fully equipped surgical theatre

The Role:

This is a full-time permanent role, where you will be working 4 days a week 09:00-18:00 with weekends limited to Saturday 09:30-12:00 consults only on alternate weeks. With no out hour requirements, this role gives you great work/life balance. Your daily duties will include small animal consults and surgeries.

You will be joining a 2 vet team that is supported by 3 nurses and 2 student nurses.

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

  • Competitive Salary, starting at £50,000 p/a - depending on confidence and ability
  • 4 weeks paid leave per year,
  • Plus bank holidays,
  • Plus continuous service bonus


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time, 4 days a week

Weekends: A share of the Saturdays when instated

Out of hours: None

Salary: Starting at £50,000 p/a - depending on confidence and ability, plus benefits.

Ref: JN -022020-14430

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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