Permanent Full-Time Veterinary Surgeon - Ilkley

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £60,000p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

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  • Job ref:

    JN -012022-23629

  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Ilkley, West Yorkshire

Type: Small Animal

Location: Ilkley, West Yorkshire

Practice Type: Part of a group

Facilities: Video endoscope, the arthroscope, and a laparoscope

Team info: As a Veterinary Surgeon, you’ll complement their team of 15 Vets, 15 RVNs, and a whole team of great support staff. You will grow your knowledge as you work alongside many skilled & supportive certificate holders (including certificates in medicine, surgery, dermatology, and ECC). Their experienced team means that we can deal with surgical and medical cases in-house allowing you to follow your own cases with clinical freedom and support.

Role: They have an exciting opportunity for a Veterinary Surgeon to join their team.

Hours: They understand however the effect on-call has on work-life balance, so we have made this low impact and very flexible. Their full-time vets currently work 4-day weeks (fixed day off) and 1 in 5 weekends. They are very happy to discuss flexible working. They believe thei patients deserve to have 24-hour care provided by the professionals their owners trust. This benefits you as our in-house OOH provision means you have continuity of cases (as well as some of those exciting emergencies!) 

Salary scale: £34,000 – £60,000 p/a (advanced scale for certificate holders)


  • 6.6 weeks annual leave, including Bank holidays
  • Healthplan care available
  • Access to mental health support
  • 4 weeks sickness benefit — awarded after the qualifying period
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Professional fees paid, including BSAVA membership
  • 5 days CPD with a £1750 allowance
  • Access to additional funding for Certificates
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Refer-a-Friend bonus
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • Varied and challenging career.

Ref: JN -012022-23629

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