Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Leigh-on-Sea, Essex

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Up to £45,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -072020-15083

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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  • Client:


We are working with a friendly, locally run small animal practice in Leigh-on-Sea that is looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time permanent basis. They are looking for a Vet with at least two years post-graduate experience that has good medical and surgical capabilities.

The Practice:

The practice offers excellent facilities and equipment including a digital X-ray, a superb ultrasound suite, 4 consulting rooms, piped gas, and separate dog and cat wards!

Leigh-on- Sea is a beautiful seaside location just 45 minutes from London by train or car. It is only 10 minutes from the airport and voted as one of the best locations to live in the UK. Close to Leigh-on-Sea town centre with coffee shops and bars and within just a few minutes' walk from the beach.

By joining our client you will be part of a team of 15, dedicated to providing superb standards of client and animal care. As this role plays a key part within a very friendly team, the ideal candidate will be adaptable and flexible.

The Role and Candidate:

Ideally, you will have at least 2 year’s post-graduate experience and have good medical and surgical capabilities as well as holding good diagnostic skills. Good interpersonal skills are also essential for this position.

This is a full-time role and will include Saturdays on a rota basis (sole charge) of 1 in 3. There will be no OOH ensuring an excellent work/life balance!

The Remuneration Package:

In return, our client is offering excellent career opportunities and development along with a generous benefits package that includes:

  • Competitive salary – up to £45,000 (depending on experience)
  • Contributory pension scheme 
  • Generous CPD and funding of certificates for the right individual
  • Paid memberships (RCVS, BSAVA, and VDS)
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Exclusive company and High Street discounts and rewards

The Summary:

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1 in 3

OOH: None

Sole Charge: Yes

Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits Package


Ref: JN -072020-15083

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