Permanent Orthopaedic Veterinary Surgeon - Leicester

  • Location

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £60,000 per annum DOE

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -052022-25212

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Orthopaedic Veterinary Surgeon - Leicester

We are working with a practice based in the Blaby district of Leicestershire that is looking for an Orthopaedic Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full or part-time permanent basis.

The Practice:

This surgery has been awarded the highest Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons Standard of care – Hospital status (Tier 3). It has its very own dedicated emergency service which is also based at the Hospital. There are separate waiting areas for cats and dogs, as well as a dedicated reception for the referral service. There are 9 consulting rooms, 4 operating theatres, and separate imaging and dental suites. They have all the usual kits including digital x-ray, ultrasound, a range of endoscopes, CT, ASIF and Synthes kits, TPLO/TTA/Tightrope, arthroscopy, and Biomedtrix THR kits.

The Role and Candidate:

This is a permanent role for an Orthopaedic Veterinary Surgeon working three or four days per week. Saturdays are on a rota of 1 in 4 mornings and 1 in 15 full Sundays (paid extra with a bonus). The ideal candidate for the role will be an experienced Veterinary Surgeon with an Orthopaedic / Soft tissue certificate or a Surgeon keen to begin studying towards a certificate.

The Package:

Our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

  • 5 weeks holiday per year + birthday leave day
  • CPD fully funded up to £2K and 7 days out of the practice for CPD
  • Employee assistance program
  • Cycle2Work Scheme
  • Enhanced family leave and sickness policy
  • Gym membership discount
  • Flu vaccine voucher
  • Staff discount schemes
  • VDS Cover
  • RCVS Fee Paid

Ref: JN -052022-25212

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