Permanent Exotic Veterinary Surgeon - Lincolnshire

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Competitive salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022024-30580

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Exotic Veterinary Surgeon - Bourne, Lincolnshire

Type: Exotics

Location: Near Bourne in Lincolnshire

Practice Type: Part of a team

Facilities: The practice has great equipment and facilities including a busy and dedicated Exotics premises with species-specific wards allowing them to be able to cater for the extensive existing caseload. Capnography and ventilation are routinely used for anaesthesia. They have 5 “Outstanding” RCVS Practice Standards Awards. 

Team: They currently have a fantastic, team of 12 vets (including ophthalmology and ECC certificate holders) and 18 nurses (8 RVN, 7 SVN, 4 VCA), with 9 support staff. The team enjoys working together to deliver an excellent level of customer and patient care. They pride themselves on supporting each other and encouraging the development

Role: Our client is looking for an Experienced Exotic Veterinary Surgeon - This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated veterinary surgeon looking to join the popular, 2-centre Small Animal & Exotic practice. 

Hours: The rota is a 4-day working week with equally shared weeknight on-call for in-patients only. The available position is flexible dependent on interests and experience; sole Exotics or SA/Exotics.

Applicant Requirements: Excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated veterinary surgeon looking to join our popular, 2 centre small animal & Exotic practice. Certificate holders are preferred but candidates’ part-way through or with exotics experience wishing to start a certificate will be considered. The desire to provide an excellent level of customer and patient care is paramount.

Salary: Competitive salary (DOE)


  • 6.6 weeks annual leave, including bank holidays
  • Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service
  • Your birthday as a paid day off
  • 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
  • £1,250 CPD allowance with 5 days paid pro-rata
  • Certificate support
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Access to Vetlexicon
  • All Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
  • All Vets get £1000 per annum to spend via Care Fund
  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme
  • Quality Improvement Programme
  • BVA membership
  • VDS cover
  • RCVS fees 
  • Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
  • Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer
  • Discounted staff pet care

Ref: JN -022024-30580

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