Permanent Small Animal Veterinary Anaesthetist – Head of Service

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Excellent Package

  • Contact:

    Lauren Jones

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012022-23835

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Small Animal Veterinary Anaesthetist – Head of Service

They are recruiting a board-certified anaesthetist (ECVAA/ACVAA) to join their dynamic multi-disciplinary team as Head of the Anaesthesia Service.

Type: Small Animal

Location: Swindon, Wiltshire

Practice Type: Referral Practice

Facilities: They have recently completed a major extension and refurbishment which means the successful candidate will be able to take advantage of the new cutting-edge facilities. It’s a great time to join their dynamic and motivated team. This investment in their state-of-the-art facilities has allowed them to provide the best care to patients, and the opportunity to perform the most up-to-date and innovative techniques.


  • They are looking for a veterinary anaesthetist who is committed to excellence in both inpatient care and in communication with colleagues.
  • You will lead an anaesthesia team of veterinary anaesthetists and a dedicated and highly trained team of veterinary nurses.
  • The successful candidate should have great leadership skills and the passion to bring out the best in those around them.
  • You will have the opportunity to take a central role in the further growth of the anaesthesia service and the development of the members of your team.
  • You will be working within s multi-disciplinary hospital which includes soft-tissue surgery, orthopaedic surgery, dental/maxillofacial surgery, neurology, ophthalmology, internal medicine, diagnostic imaging, and ECC.

Hours: Full-time – based on a 4-day week – part-time options would also be considered

OOHS/Weekends: 1:4 weekends and 1 night each week on duty

Branch work: No

Salary: Competitive salary

Benefits: Benefits package includes:

  • 6 weeks holiday
  • 7-days CPD with generous CPD allowance
  • Registration fees
  • Pension scheme

They encourage our staff to undertake further professional and personal development and provide a friendly and supportive environment in which their clinicians can flourish and enjoy their work.

Ref: JN -012022-23835

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