Permanent Farm Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Farm Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Long Stratton, Norfolk

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -032020-14836

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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  • Client:


We are working with a lovely group of mixed animal veterinary practices in Norfolk that is looking for a Farm Animal Veterinary Surgeon to join their practice in Long Statton. This is a full-time permanent role that would suit a Vet with experience working a Farm Vet.

The Practice:

This is a small network of practices that has 5 branches in total, all offering complete care for animals. You will be joining our clients' proactive Farm Vet team (4 FTE + 1 FTE TB Tester), which is led by an experienced vet, working in the beautiful county of Norfolk. Based near Norwich (listed as one of the top places to live in the UK), Stansted and Luton airports, and London are all within 2 hours. Plenty of kit available, including easy-scans, bull fertility testing kit and embryo flush/transfer kit. Caseload includes dairy, beef, sheep, and pigs if you want.

The Candidate and Role:

You will bring an enthusiastic approach to providing high-quality farm vet work, fitting in with the team and farmers. A desire to continue to learn and help drive the practice forward is also necessary. The role is full-time that currently includes a 1 in 4 weeknight/weekend rota with time off in lieu for weekend work. 

A vet with previous experience of working as a farm vet in the UK would be an added bonus. Must be registered with Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons and any OCQ-(V) qualifications would be advantageous.

The Remuneration Package:

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits that include:

  • VDS cover,
  • a workplace pension, and
  • private healthcare
  • all provided with a CPD budget of £1200 and 5 days.
  • 33 days holiday plus birthday leave.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Farm Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends/OOHs: Yes, 1 in 4

Sole Charge: Yes, at times

Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits - Reflective of experience

Ref: JN -032020-14836

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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