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Permanent Night Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    West Kent

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Ranging from £45,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Sarah Willis

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -032018-1589

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We are currently working with a practice in West Kent that is looking to recruit an experienced Night Veterinary Surgeon to join their team on a full-time permanent basis.


The Practice:

This practice was initially a mixed practice and established over a 100 years ago in the 20's before changing its name to the current clients in the 80's. Today they are a small animal practice only. Their equipment includes digital radiography, ultrasound and endoscopy, 15 mins consultations, health check-ups and vaccinations, diagnostic imaging, surgical services, dental services, laboratory services, rehabilitation and fitness, dermatology, nurse consults, pet passports, 24-hour hospitalisation and emergency care and euthanasia services.


The Role:

This is a full-time, permanent position working on a 3 week rolling rota consisting of:

Week 1: Monday to Sunday, 5:30 pm - 8:30 am

Week 2: Monday to Friday off, Saturday & Sunday day shift

Week 3: Off


There are facilities on site to sleep on quieter evenings, usually between 11 pm - 6 am. There is also an RVN and ANA available for support.


In return, the practice can offer a highly competitive salary based on experience ranging from £45,000+, as well as generous CPD and other benefits.


The Candidate:

The practice is looking for a candidate will be fully experienced working in an OOH's role as well as working sole charge.



Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 2:3

Out of hours: Yes

Salary: £45,000+ (DOE), CPD + RCVS

Ref: JN -032018-1589


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 JN -032018-1589 when enquiring about this vacancy.


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