Permanent Senior Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    West Kent

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Sarah Willis

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -032018-1588

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Sarah Willis

We are currently working with a practice in West Kent that is looking to recruit a Senior 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 5 days per week, 8 am - 6 pm with 15 minute consultations. There is 5 in 12 Saturday mornings required 8 am - 12 pm and no OOH's. When a weekend is worked you will receive 1.5 days back in lieu.


The practice currently has a team of 20 vets within the group and looking for a highly experienced Veterinary Surgeon who can demonstrate leadership and strong clinical skills.


In return, the practice can offer a highly competitive salary based on experience, as well as generous CPD and other benefits.


The Candidate:

The practice is looking for a candidate that has a minimum of 5/6 years + experience and is fully confident with all aspects of clinical practice. Any clinical interests can also be supported



Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 5:12 Saturday mornings

Out of hours: No

Salary: Competitive + CPD + RCVS

Ref: JN -032018-1588


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 -032018-1588 when enquiring about this vacancy.


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