Permanent Junior Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    South East London

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon, Small Animal Vet

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Sarah Willis

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


We are working with a veterinary hospital near to the border of South East London and Kent that is looking for a junior Veterinary Surgeon to join their team on a full-time permanent basis. This would suit a vet with some post-graduate experience that is looking for a position that will hone your skills and provide career progression.

The Practice:
This well established independent Tier 3 veterinary practice can be found in an easily accessible location in Kent.  As well as their main hospital practice they have a total of 7 clinics which are accessible around the Kent area.  Throughout their practices, they are able to cater for cats, dogs, rabbits and most small furries & exotics and have created as soothing an environment as possible for their patients and their owners.  Their vets are able to build long-lasting relationships with their clients and have access to a wide range of diagnostic tools. 

The Role: 
At this practice, their Junior Vets are the backbone of their emergency and in-patient care. You will be given formal guidance and support via senior mentors, but will also have the freedom to manage your busy caseload and work closely with clients. 
When you are not on inpatient duties you will cover shifts across the branches, the mobile unit and the hospital, which will give you exposure to all aspects the vet role.

This is a full-time role of which night shifts form a part of, with 4 nights worked in a block every 6 weeks. The weekend rota is ever other of which you will work part of the weekend. 

For this position, you would need to be able to drive and have access to a car.

The Candidate: 
This position would suit a Veterinary Surgeon that has some post-graduate experience that is looking for a supportive environment where you can hone your skills, find your place and really have an impact and career progression. 

In return, our client is offering an excellent salary package.


Role: Permanent Junior Veterinary Surgeon
Type: Small Animal
Hours: Full-time
Weekends: Yes
Out of hours: Yes - as part of a rota
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Ref: AK/28133

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 AK/28133 when enquiring about this vacancy.

To have a no obligation confidential discussion or to enquire about other positions in this area please contact us today on 01423 701 321, alternatively email

Recruit4vets are specialist recruiters for the veterinary industry and act as an employment agency for the supply of permanent staff and an employment business for the supply of locum staff, to view more positions like this, visit you can also find us on Facebook at: