Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Herne Bay

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £33,000 negotiable + CPD

  • Contact:

    Sarah Willis

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-165

  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Independent Vetcare

We are currently recruiting for a permanent small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join a busy and dynamic team at a well-established practice in Herne Bay area of Kent, on a full-time basis.  

The Practice:
This is a fully-equipped comfortable animal clinic where visits to in-patients are actively encouraged. They offer excellent care for all companion animals from the smallest mouse to the largest Great Dane. They are continually updating their equipment to the highest possible standard to ensure that their dedicated staff can carry out all aspects of veterinary medicine and provide the very best care for their customers.

The Role:
This is a full-time role working 45 hours per week on a rota basis. You will work either 09:00 -18:00 or 10:00 - 19:00, Monday to Friday with 1 hr lunch break. There are no OOH with this position and only 1:4 weekends in which you will work Saturday and Sunday morning 09:00 - 13:00 with a day given off in lieu during the week after. 

Ideally, the client would like someone with 2 years post graduate experience as a minimum and someone who has an interest in orthopaedics would be beneficial although not a necessity. 

The salary offered for someone who has 2 years’ experience is around £33,000 but this is dependent on the experience you have gained and is negotiable for the right candidate. CPD is given at £1,200 and up to 5 days per annum. 

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:
Please call or email our team to discuss the specific details for this role such as practice details, exact location, salaries or any other queries you may have. Please also quote reference KH/26555 when enquiring about this vacancy.

To have a no obligation confidential discussion or to inquire about other positions in this area please contact us today on 01423 701 321, alternatively email
Office hours are 8.30am - 5.30pm.

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