Certificate Holder Veterinary Surgeon - Thirsk

Certificate Holder Veterinary Surgeon - Thirsk

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £73,000 Package

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

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  • Job ref:

    JN -042020-14910

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Certificate Holder Veterinary Surgeon - Thirsk

Location Thirsk

Job number: JN -042020-14910

Contract Type: Permanent

Full Time or Part Time: Full Time

CPD Benefit: Yes

Job Category: Certificate Holder

Accommodation Benefit: Accommodation Allowance

Sole Charge: No

Vacancy Justification: Replacement

Practice - if mobile, please select the base practice: 24 Hour Thirsk

Partnership Available: Yes

Job Board Industry: Healthcare

Vehicle Benefit: Vehicle or Vehicle Allowance Provided

About us

Skeldale Veterinary Centre is part of Medivet, which is a community of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care. We are set on building something extraordinary: creating the most forward-thinking and innovative place in the veterinary industry.

We're always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work.

Our mission to deliver progressive, around the clock care means our employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.

We provide ongoing support to our teams, both in practice and through our dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from our advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.

The role

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our Skeldale practice in beautiful Yorkshire, the ideal candidate will hold a Surgery Certificate or would like to work towards one, other candidate will be considered.

You must be an experienced vet with a client-oriented approach and excellent communication skills, work to a very high standard both medically and surgically and have the drive and ambition to help develop this practice further. You will have a fantastic team around you including team members working towards their ECC Certificate.

We offer a 4 day working week. Career progression is actively promoted and a certificate can be fully funded.

You will receive a comprehensive range of benefits including:

  • Salary package up to £65,000 depending on experience
  • 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays
  • £1500 CPD allowance plus 3 days CPD leave
  • Accommodation allowance £4,800
  • Vehicle or vehicle allowance £2,500
  • VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
  • Pension scheme and Private Medical Insurance Scheme


This is a thriving practice with rustic charm set in North Yorkshire in the market town of Thirsk with 4 consult rooms, large operating theatre, digital X-ray room, ultrasound and well-equipped prep area.

The practice has a large waiting area and a dedicated reception team.

The beautiful area of North Yorkshire is a vast area with endless opportunities for adventure and sightseeing in the Yorkshire Dales, North Yorkshire moors, Yorkshire coast, Herriot country including historic York, Harrogate with its Victorian Splendour and the bustling market town of Thirsk. All with great shopping opportunities, including a designer outlet at York.

There is also many museums and galleries, including the Jorvic Centre in York, a modern insight to the Viking heritage of York itself and the James Herriot museum in Thirsk for fans of the famous fictional Yorkshire vet.

Every July, the Great Yorkshire Show is held near Harrogate. An iconic three-day event and one of the biggest agricultural events in the English calendar offering a fantastic day out of shopping, food, displays and much more!

In North Yorkshire there are plenty of cosy pubs to visit for good food and a warm fire or you could go to the Michelin starred restaurant 15 minutes down the road in Oldstead.