Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Excellent package and benefits

  • Contact:

    Cathy Grimshaw

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -092020-16678

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:


We are working with a fantastic practice in Fort Kinnaird that is seeking a lead veterinary surgeon with a surgical bias to join their established and friendly team on a permanent basis. 

The Practice: 

The practice is bright, spacious, and air-conditioned, and has been purpose-built to industry-leading standards with state of the art equipment. They have an established and friendly team. 

The Role and Candidate: 

This is a full-time, permanent position, working 40 hours per week with weekends on a rota basis of 1 in 3. There is no out of hours responsibility, ensuring a fantastic work-life balance. Responsibilities include:-

  • Carry out consultations independently (15 min)
  • Develop own caseload work with clients and insurance companies to work cases up to a high level
  • Conduct routine surgical procedures for cats, dogs, and rabbits
  • Perform dentals with the help of dental radiography and be able to carry out surgical extractions
  • Perform more extensive soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery
  • Be able to help the smooth running of the day with colleagues
  • Support other vets as well as student nurses
  • Taking sole charge on occasion

You should be competent and confident with surgery and have strong medical skills. You should possess a recognised veterinary degree and have recent, relevant, small animal experience. Preferably, you will have had the experience of working in a busy practice with a varied caseload and you will possess excellent team and client communication skills.

The Package:

  • Competitive salary
  • CPD allowance
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards
  • Supportive and friendly working environment

Ref: JN -092020-16678

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