Permanent Clincial Lead Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Clincial Lead Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Sidcup, Kent

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -072020-15098

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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  • Client:


We are working with an established and fast-growing practice in Sidcup, Kent that is looking for a motivated Lead Veterinary Surgeon to join their team. This is a full-time permanent position that will involve a large element of mentoring and supporting less experienced Vets in the practice

The Practice:

Our clients are committed to bringing their clients affordable, high-quality care via a modern, well-equipped practice, including a lab, pharmacy, digital x-ray, and ultrasound. Plus, on-site car parking too!

You will be joining a friendly team consisting of 2 Vets, 1 RVN, 1 Student Nurse, 2 Veterinary Care Assistants, and 3 Receptionists. They provide a wide variety of small animal care and treatment including soft tissue surgery, many orthopaedic and laparoscopic/endoscopic procedures, and echography.

The Role and Candidate:

This position will suit a Vet with excellent communication skills and a passion for building strong relationships with patients and clients. Applicants will be confident with all routine surgical and medical cases and special interests will be welcomed and supported. A large element of the Clinical Lead Vet role will involve mentoring and supporting less experienced Vets, helping them to develop to their full potential. The practice offers clinical freedom and the opportunity to work with a varied and loyal client base, working up cases to a high standard. By joining our client you will be part of a supportive team dedicated to providing a superb standard of client and animal care within a friendly team.

This role will be full-time with weekends on a 1:2 rota basis (Saturdays 09:00-17:00 and Sundays 10:00-13:00) and no OOH. There will be occasional sole charge requirements.

The Benefits:

In return for your dedication and high-quality work, our client can offer a package that includes:

  • A supportive and friendly working environment
  • Career development opportunities
  • Competitive salary,
  • CPD allowance
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards 


Role: Permanent Clinical Lead Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: Yes, 1 in 2

Sole Charge: Yes, occasionally

Salary and benefits: Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

Ref: JN -072020-15098

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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Call: 01423 701 321




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