Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Bude, Cornwall

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -032020-14634

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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  • Client:


We are working with a group of small animal practices that are based across North Devon and North Cornwall that is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time permanent basis. This role is open to applications from all levels of experience and will be based primarily at their Bude branch.

The Practice:

With over eighty years of experience between them, our clients' Veterinary Surgeons can treat and operate on any type of animal, including dogs, cats, rabbits, exotics, farm animals and horses. They are proud of their Veterinary team and the levels of investment in both their diagnostic facilities and training.

With a local reputation for offering a friendly and caring service, their clients can rest assured that their pet is always in the best hands. They understand that pets are considered to be part of the family which is why their friendly team of dedicated staff is here to provide excellent veterinary care and advice.

They pride themselves in providing their own 24-hour emergency service 365 days a year so that clients will always see one of the practices team of vets, not a stranger.

Independent, locally-owned practice that is committed to providing the highest standards in client and patient care. They have a wonderful, dedicated 4 vet team working closely with their fantastic, experienced team of veterinary nurses and warm friendly support staff.

The premises are very well equipped and they actively encourage (and fund) the development of individual interests, to complement the Cardiology and General Surgery certificate holders.

The Role and Candidate:

This is a full-time permanent position where you will be working Monday-Friday 08:30-18:00 with a half-day every week. The rota will include weekends on a 1 in 4 basis and out of hours that are also 1 in 4.

You will need to be comfortable within a sole charge role as this may be required on occasion and there may be the requirement to work from one of their other branches on occasion. They currently have consultations on a 10-minute basis but this is moving to 15 minutes. They are open to receiving applications from vets of all levels of experience.

In return, they are offering a competitive salary that will be reflective of experience. They also have accommodation available if required and the use of the practice van.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time, 4.5 days per week

Weekends: 1 in 4

Out of Hours: 1 in 4

Sole charge: Some

Salary: Competitive Salary - Reflective of experience

Ref: JN -032020-14634

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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