Permanent Senior Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Wakefield, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon, Lead Vet, Small Animal Vet

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Competitive Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


We are currently working on behalf of a 100%small animal Hospital practice who are currently recruiting for a small animal Senior Veterinary Surgeon to join their team on a permanent full-time basis. 

The Client
Our client has a well-equipped Practice that has digital X-ray, ECG, Pulse ox, CAT Blood Pressure machine, Capnograph, Ultrasound, Endoscopy, Operating microscope, Electrolysis unit, visiting MRI and CT, Holter Monitor and many other toys! They also offer a cardiology service and have a visiting Physiotherapist. They have a large Exotic client base at their sister site where one of their Senior Vets caters for all Avian, mammalian and reptilian exotics. They are a Training Practice with a high emphasis on patient care. 

The Role:
Our clients’ require an experienced senior veterinary surgeon to work alongside the clinical director.  This is an ideal opportunity for a vet with medical bias looking for an interesting caseload, within a supportive team.  The position will include responsibility for inpatient care, medical workups and some opinion work.  This role would suit a candidate who either holds or is working towards a Medicine Certificate.  Flexible working is available and our client is happy to discuss working patterns.

Type: Permanent Small Animal Senior Veterinary Surgeon
Hours: Full-Time
Weekends: To be discussed
Skills: Ideally 2+ years experience 
Salary: Dependent on Experience plus CPD Allowance, RCVS fees and VDS fees paid. Pension enrolment.

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:
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 JS/28151 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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