Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Pulborough, West Sussex

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £45,000-£65,000 pa subject to experience

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

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  • Job ref:

    JN -022020-14540

  • Published:

    4 months ago

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We are working with an independent Emergency Care Service that due to expansion is looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join their dedicated night team. The practice is based near Pulborough in West Sussex and is dedicated to the provision of veterinary emergency and critical care outside of surgery hours.

The Practice:

This practice is an independent, stand-alone service based within the newly refurbished flagship hospital of family-owned Veterinary Group. This expanding practice provides routine day vet care as well as complex treatments by Advanced Practitioners and visiting Specialists in state of the art facilities. By night they have recently established a brand new service dedicated to emergency and critical care, which covers all of the group practices. This ensures that they are able to provide continuous high-dependency care for the sickest patients in one place.

They have a large supportive team, that is hardworking and work closely together to achieve the best results available for the patient.

The Role:

This is a full-time night position with the exact working pattern and shifts to be discussed at the interview. The shifts are likely to be 19:00-08:00 working approx. 12 in 28 nights, this will include an element of weekend shifts. The hospital is very busy and the role would suit an ambitious and committed veterinary surgeon that always goes that extra mile for their patient.

This is a really amazing opportunity for any vet who wants to be part of an emergency team that is within a practice that encourages progression and training for certifications.

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

  • Excellent Salary - £45,000-£65,000 p/a (DOE)
  • 28 days holiday
  • £1,500 CPD Allowance
  • RCVS, VDS and BVA subscriptions paid

The Candidate

Our client is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon with a minimum of 2 years post-graduate experience that has excellent case management skills, comfortable in a sole charge role and has a medical mind-set. The role will be varied and busy and you will be joining a friendly close-knit team.

You will be competent in emergency surgeries, with the ability to efficiently investigate cases to a high standard.


Role: Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time - details to be discussed at the interview

Weekends/OOHs: Rota to be confirmed

Branch work: None

Salary: £45,000-£65,000 p/a subject to experience, plus benefits

Ref: JN -022020-14540

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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