Permanent Equine Veterinary Surgeon, Chelmsford

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Excellent package

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -072024-31610

  • Published:

    20 days ago

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Permanent Veterinary Surgeon, Chelmsford

Type: Equine

Location: Chelmsford, Essex

Practice Type: Part of a group

Facilities: Their main clinic as well as branch practice will provide you with a full range of equipment (digital x-rays, ultrasound, endoscopy and gastroscopy, laser therapy/surgery, arthroscopy, gait analysis, specialised endodontic procedures etc.), including surgical facilities, examination rooms, stables and isolation facilities.

Role: A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Equine Veterinary Surgeon to join an established, well-respected 8 vet practice situated in the Essex countryside, close to London

  • They are is looking for a compassionate and enthusiastic vet to join their international, dynamic and sociable team on a permanent and long-term basis.
  • They offer a supportive and friendly environment in which you will be given the opportunity to establish yourself as a key team member.
  • They service a wide range of clients – from leisure horse owners to international competition yards – therefore you will be assured of a diverse and interesting caseload where continuity is highly regarded and encouraged.

Hours: This is a full-time permanent role working Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, with 1 weeknight and 1:4 weekends on call, (1 day in lieu following a weekend on call).

Applicant Requirements:

  • The ideal candidate will have proven ambulatory experience, come with a specialised interest and be eager to develop their client base.
  • You should be confident and happy to work alone on the road and be able to quickly build a rapport with clients.
  • The candidate must have proven ambulatory experience (2+ years)
  • Comprehensive CPD including studying for a certificate will be strongly encouraged alongside an attractive remuneration package.

Salary: The salary on offer is commensurate with experience. Plus possible relocation allowance.

The Package:

  • Work-Life Balance
  • 6.6 weeks annual leave
  • Additional holiday entitlement for your birthday
  • Private medical insurance
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
  • Non-accidental injury support
  • £1250 CPD allowance with 40 hours paid pro rata
  • Certificate support
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Access to Vetlexicon
  • All Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
  • All Vets get £1250 per annum to spend
  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme
  • Quality Improvement Programme
  • BVA membership
  • VDS cover
  • RCVS fees

Ref: JN -072024-31610

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