Lead Veterinary Surgeon

Lead Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:


  • Contact:


  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


We are working with a client that is looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly team on a full-time basis as the lead vet to drive clinical standards, develop new opportunities and support commercial growth.

This position is being offered with the potential to become a business partner or the business owner for the right candidate in the future.
The Practice
This bright, air-conditioned surgery is purpose built to industry leading standards and has state of the art equipment including x-ray, ultrasound, haematology, BP, ECG, operating theatre and in-house lab. They are a very motivated, enthusiastic and welcoming team where there are currently 2 permanent vets, a regular locum, 3 nurses and 2 reception colleagues. By joining them, you will become part of a progressive surgery dedicated to providing the highest standards of care to clients and their pets.

The Role
Our client is looking to recruit a full time lead veterinary surgeon.

This position is 40hrs per week including 1 in 3 weekends, Saturday 9.00am-6.00pm and Sunday 11.00am-5.00pm but no OOH.

The ideal candidate will have good general small animal surgical and diagnostic skills along with a desire to explore and complete full work up on cases to complement the current vet team who have special interests in orthopaedics. The practice provides full support and encouragement and allows clinical freedom for continued personal growth and development.

Our client offers a great package and benefits including a competitive salary, CPD, comprehensive benefits and a full range of exclusive discounts for use within the group.

Type: Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon
Hours: Full Time
Weekend: 1 in 3 weekends, Saturday 9.00am-6.00pm and Sunday 11.00am-5.00pm
OOH: None
Salary: Competitive salary, CPD, Additional Benefits

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 SA/19447 when enquiring about this vacancy.

To have a no obligation confidential discussion or to enquire about other positions in this area please contact us today on 01423 701 321, alternatively email

Recruit4vets are specialist recruiters for the veterinary industry and act as an employment agency for the supply of permanent staff and an employment business for the supply of locum staff, to view more positions like this, visit you can also find us on Facebook at: