Permanent Head Veterinary Surgeon - Rainham, Essex

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


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  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    01423 701321

  • Job ref:

    JN -112023-30126

  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Permanent Head Veterinary Surgeon - Rainham, Essex

Type: Small Animal

Location: Rainham, Essex

Practice Type: Independent Practice

Services: The practice provides a full range of services and its veterinary care is underpinned by the use of a full range of modern treatments

Role: They are looking for a Head Veterinary Surgeon to join their team - this is an amazing opportunity for the right candidate to join a busy 24/7 first opinion practice.


  • Full-time, the rota is a mix of 8:30-5:30 / 10:30-7:30 / 12-9 shifts and 9-7 on sole charge days.
  • Weekends 1 in 4 8:30-5:30 Sat and Sun.

Duties: Each day is a mix of consultations and surgery. Facilities include 2 theatres, separate prep, 2 consult rooms, an isolation suite, a full in-house lab, ultrasound, digital x-ray, and all OHH equipment.

Candidate/Skills: The candidate (perm or long-term locum) will need to be a strong candidate in both internal medicine and surgically. Ideally with experience in brachy breeds and content with fertility work as they are 70/30 GP vs Fertility. They have great facilities and a very diverse caseload with access to as much surgery as a first-opinion practice can offer.

Package: In return, they are offering a competitive salary that is reflective of skills and experience. The full details of the benefits package will be discussed in the interview.

Ref: JN -112023-30126

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