Permanent Part-time Veterinary Surgeon - Chesham, Buckinghamshire

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Sue Hanson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -032022-24525

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Part-time Veterinary Surgeon - Chesham, Buckinghamshire

Type: Small Animal

Location: Chesham, Buckinghamshire

Practice Type: Part of a group - 4 practices across the area

Facilities: They are very well equipped with an endoscope, laparoscopic bitch spays, ultrasound scanner, DR and CR Radiography, Class 4 Laser, 3 consult rooms, and an in-house. They have lots of members of the veterinary team either engaged in or achieved certificates in oncology, ophthalmology, physiotherapy, dentistry, anaesthesia, emergency and critical care, orthopaedics, small animal medicine, feline medicine, and dermatology. They also have members of the team with a special interest in animal behaviour and dog training and of course wellbeing. As a practice, they actively support a number of different charities both locally and nationally each year including StreetVet, Marjorie Nash Cat Rescue, and Macmillan Cancer Support.

Team Info: Across their 4 sites they have 16 FTE vets, 19 RVN, 5 SVN, 13 Veterinary Receptionists, and an extensive admin team made up of Practice Manager, Team Development Manager, Admin Manager, Group Nursing Manager, Clinical Manager, Facilities and Cremations Manager, Insurance Coordinator, Office Secretary, and Office Assistant. Fully supportive management structure with 2 Clinical Directors and 1 Practice Manager. On top of this a full team of Heads of Departments running monthly catch-ups.

Role: They are looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly team on a part-time basis.

Hours; This is a very flexible role working 3 days per week which will include a mix of medical and surgical aspects daily. Weekends and out-of-hours can be discussed but they are not essential for this position.

Branch work: Possibly - will be discussed at the interview

Sole Charge: At some branches

Applicant Requirements:

  • They are looking for an experienced, confident, and friendly Veterinary Surgeon to join their wonderful team.
  • You will be required to be confident in small animal medicine and surgery and will need to be willing to be forward-thinking and self-motivated.

Salary: They are offering a very competitive salary which is reflective of skills and experience

Benefits (subject to pro-rata):

  • 5 weeks paid holiday, not including bank holidays
  • 5 days paid CPD leave
  • £1250 CPD Allowance per annum
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • VDS Membership paid
  • BVA Membership paid
  • Service-based holiday entitlement increases
  • VDS cover
  • Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave, and surrogacy pay
  • Enhanced paternity pay
  • Birthday leave
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Pension
  • CPD/training support
  • Paid bereavement leave
  • Company sick pay
  • Employee opinion survey
  • Annual pay reviews
  • Social events
  • Sponsorship for overseas employees
  • Academy & Leadership courses
  • Focus on employee wellbeing
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Free flu jabs

Ref: JN -032022-24525

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