Permanent Ful-Time Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Ful-Time Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Watford, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -072020-15105

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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  • Client:


We are working with a friendly and established small animal practice in Watford, Hertfordshire that is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time permanent basis. Due to the experience in the existing team, they are able to consider applications from all newly graduated Vets upwards.

The Practice:

Situated in a busy retail park, the surgery benefits from excellent nearby train and bus links and free on-site car parking. The practice is purpose-built with 3 consult rooms, dedicated operating theatre, in house lab, digital X-ray, and ultrasound.

You will be joining a supportive team made up of 1 Vet, 1 RVN, 1 SVN, and 2 receptionists. The practice sees a higher than the average number of rabbits and exotics and a reasonable proportion of clients are insured allowing the team to work up cases to a high standard.

The Role and Candidate:

The team is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon with confidence in all routine surgical and medical cases and they welcome specialist interests! The practice offers a generous CPD allowance and actively encourages CPD for all colleagues within the team. If you have a particular area of interest, this may be the practice for you!

This is a full-time permanent position with a weekend rota of 1 in 2 and no OOHs. There will be occasional sole charge responsibility for experienced vets and support for new grads until they feel confident with this element of the role.

The Benefits:

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

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Enhanced annual leave that increases with length of service
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Generous CPD and funding of certificates for the right candidate
  • Paid memberships (RCVS, BVA, VDS)
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-Time

Weekends: 1 in 2

Out of hours: None

Sole charge: For an experienced vet yes but new grads will be supported until they feel confident

Salary: Excellent Package Available

Ref: JN -072020-15105

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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