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Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

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  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-507

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We have an excellent opportunity for an OOH small animal Veterinary Surgeon to work at a busy, well-equipped practice in Billericay, Essex. This is a permanent position to start as soon as possible.

The Practice:
Our client is a busy, first opinion, independent practice offering 24-hour emergency service with an extensive refurbishment being undertaken, a dedicated room will be added for scanning and ultrasound, plus more floor space and a dental x-ray. 
They are looking to add to the team to make it a 4 Vet practice, with 5 nurses (Including 3 RVNs) plus trainees to complete the team.

The Role:
Our client is looking for a vet with a minimum of 2 years post-graduation experience. The vet will be required to work either a 4 on 4 off or 7 on 7 off rota (client is flexible dependent on candidates requirements). 
The shifts are 20:00-08:00 and this is an on-call sleeping shift with accommodation provided.

The practice is looking for a confident and committed vet to provide quality of care and continuity.

This position is 100% sole charge, supported by 1 RVN and with a senior vet contactable by phone if necessary.

Type:  Small Animal OOH Veterinary Surgeon
Hours: Full-time - 4 on / 4 off or 7 on / 7off 20:00-08:00
Salary:  Dependent on experience
OOH/WE:  Yes
Accommodation: Available, 2-bed cottage near the practice
Branch work:  None, based at 1 site
Experience: 2-year experience, confident with sole charge
Benefits: 5 weeks holiday per year, plus generous CPD allowance

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 JC/26722 when enquiring about this vacancy.


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