Permanent Mixed Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    South Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Highly Competitive Salary + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Camilla Beese

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-444

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We are currently working with a great mixed practice who are looking to recruit a full-time Equine and Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon to join their team on a permanent basis.

The Practice: 
This vacancy is with a group of independent practices who have been providing a caring, compassionate and high-quality veterinary service since the 1930's.  With their main practice in Barnsley and 3 branch practices spread throughout South and West Yorkshire, our client is well placed to serve the local communities with a 24/7 care for their pets and companion animals. They can offer a full veterinary service from emergency care to a range of foods, pet products, and simple, sound advice to ensure that pets are rewarded with a long and fulfilling life.

They currently have a large, experienced team of 8 full vets, 5 RVNs, 1 SVN and 3 nursing assistants well as 4 receptionists. 

The Role:
The position is full-time working 4.5 days per week, starting at 08:00 or 09:00 and finishing at 18:00 or 19:00. 
The weekend rota is 1:5 Saturdays and Sundays.
The OOHs rota is 1 evening per week on call (Monday-Thursday) and 1:5 weekends on call (Friday evening - Monday morning). 
Following a night on call there is a half day off the following day (finishing at 1pm). 
Following a weekend of work, the next weekend the vet will have the Friday as a half day and back to work Tuesday. 
There is some sole charge required at the branch practices which run 1-hour clinics. 
The role is roughly 70% equine and 30% animal approximately. 

The Candidate: 

The practice is looking for a vet with at least 1 years’ experience to join their experienced and motivated team. 

In return, the practice can offer a competitive salary, CPD allowance, 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays, the use of a car, and possibly accommodation if required. 

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon
Type: Equine and Small Animal 
Start: February 2018
Hours: Full-time
Weekends: 1:5
Out of hours: 1:5
Salary: Competitive + excellent package 
Ref: CB/28147

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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