Permanent Mixed Veterinary Surgeon, Tyne and Wear

  • Location

    Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary and Benefits DOE

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -052021-20301

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Mixed Veterinary Surgeon, Tyne and Wear

We are working with an independent mixed animal veterinary practice across Tyne and Wear that is looking for a Mixed Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time basis. This position is open to experienced and new graduate Veterinary Surgeons to join their lovely practice.

The Practice:

Established over 100 years ago and with 9 branches across the region, this practice is proud to offer 24 hours round-the-clock emergency care. They are fully equipped and staffed with dedicated vets and nurses, providing the best possible care for their clients. Some of the diagnostic and surgical services available include fully-equipped operating theatres, dental equipment, radiography, ultrasonography, endoscopy, ECG, and in-house laboratories.

The Role and Candidate:

This is a full-time role where you will be working 5 days per week, part-time would be considered and would ideally by at least 2 full days per week. The out-of-hours rota is one night per week on-call, with another vet. Bank Holiday cover will be required and the weekend rota is as follows:

  • 1 full weekend on call in every 6 (for every full weekend, no night on call the following week and a Friday or Monday off to make a long weekend)
  • 1 Saturday morning in 3 (one of these will be part of the full weekend on-call every 6)

You will need a drivers licence for this position

The Package:

  • A supportive working environment
  • Lots of in-house CPD (when able to do so again)
  • Company car along with fuel card (or an allowance is offered if preferred)
  • Pet-friendly accommodation (or an allowance is offered if preferred)
  • 6 weeks holiday
  • BUPA cover
  • VDS cover
  • RCVS fees paid

Ref: JN -052021-20301

Interested? Click on the apply button below and we will be in touch with further details