Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon - Newcastle-under-Lyme

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Salary package up to £65,000 p/a

  • Contact:

    Sue Hanson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -112021-23047

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon - Newcastle-under-Lyme

Type: Small Animal

Location: Newcastle-under-Lyme

Practice: This group practice has a very long-standing and friendly client base who appreciate the personal service they provide.

Services/Facilities: The practice has a fully supportive team that enjoys lots of laughs and is dedicated to its clients and patients. They have a well-planned layout including a large reception area, two vet consulting rooms, a nurse consulting room, prep and theatre, digital x-ray and ultrasound, well-equipped wards, and comprehensive lab facilities.

Role: A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a full-time Veterinary Surgeon to lead a friendly and loyal team in the market town of Newcastle-under-Lyme in Staffordshire. Career progression is actively promoted and partnership opportunities are available for the right candidate. This is a great opportunity to take the next step in your career.

Hours: This is a full-time role, where you will be working an average of 39 hours per week which will include a weekend rota of 1 in 3.

Duties: This role requires a motivated vet to work confidently in a leadership position with the ability to look after and develop the team.

Skills/Exp: They are looking for an experienced vet with a client-oriented approach and excellent communication skills, the ability to work-up cases to a high standard both medically and surgically, and have the drive and ambition to help develop this practice further. The ideal candidate will have at least 3-5 years' UK small animal practice (or UK equivalent) experience.

The Package:

  • Salary package up to £65,000 p/a dependent on experience
  • Vehicle or allowance 
  • £1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days CPD leave
  • VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid
  • A four day week plus 22 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Fantastic career progression
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity pay
  • Relocation package available

Ref: JN -112021-23047

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