Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Very Competitive Salary + Benefits

  • Contact:


  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012018-53

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


We are currently recruiting for a Veterinary Surgeon with at least 1-year post graduate experience to join an independent practice in Essex/North East London on a permanent basis. 

The Practice:
Our client is a fully equipped independent practice with modern surgical and diagnostic facilities including, spacious consultation rooms, surgical suites using state of the art monitoring equipment, digital x-rays, ultrasound, in-house laboratory suite, hydrotherapy, separate cat and dog wards, isolation facilities, free parking, climate controlled building, disabled access and facilities and a training room. The practice is modern and easily accessible from Essex and London. They are a training practice for both vets and nurses and have a large team of experienced vets and veterinary nurses providing excellent veterinary care for small animals and exotic animals.

The Role:
You will be working full-time on a 6-week rota, involving working 1:3 weekends (1:6 weekends on call); enjoying 1:3 long weekends to compensate. Weekday shifts vary on rota basis, for example 8am-6pm, 10am-8pm, or 12midday-10pm. You will be on call one night/week, generally following the 12-10 shift; giving you the opportunity for a nice lie in that morning, just in case! 

This is a well-supported role, ideal for someone looking to develop clinically- with case continuity actively encouraged, a strong team of experienced vets and clinical rounds twice daily.

The Candidate:
The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic team player who is highly ambitious with a passion for delivering the best care to both clients and patients. Our client is looking for ambitious Veterinary Surgeon with at least 1 years post graduate experience.

You will be rewarded with an excellent salary DOE, plus other 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 ET/26562 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

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