Permanent Mixed Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012018-59

  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Paddy Wood

We are currently working with a lovely, friendly independent practice in North Somerset / South Avon that is looking to recruit a Mixed Veterinary Surgeon on a full-time permanent basis. The mix for this role will be roughly 95% small animal and 5% equine.

The Practice: 
Our client is a long established independent mixed practice based in the heart of the Somerset Levels. They treat all family pets as well as horses.

The practice is approved by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons as a Large and Small Animal Practice as well as a training centre for Veterinary Nurses.

The Role:
This is a general practice, first opinion position which involves a mixture of consults & surgery.

This is a full-time role with standard hours of 09:00-17:00 or 09:00-18:30 when working on-call. You’ll be working a 4 day week with 1 night on-call & 1:4 weekends which involve Saturday 09:00-12:00 & then on-call until Monday morning.

This is an interesting role with a varied caseload & the opportunity to keep and work your own cases.

The Candidate: 
You will need to have at least 1+ years' small animal experience. The equine experience isn’t essential but a willingness to be involved definitely is.

The ideal candidate will be easy-going and enthusiastic with a genuine passion for the job.

The salary for this role is dependent on experience but includes a generous package including RCVS membership fees paid & CPD allowance. 

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon
Type: Mixed - 95% Small Animal / 5% Equine
Hours: Full-Time
Weekends: 1:4
OOH: 1 night per week
Salary: Dependent on experience 

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: Click APPLY to apply for this role and a member of our team will be in touch if you have been successful.

To discuss the role in more details:
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 PW/27190 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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