Permanent Two Veterinary Surgeon - Ripon, North Yorkshire

  • Location

    Ripon, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012022-23863

  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Two Veterinary Surgeon - Ripon, North Yorkshire

We are working with a client based in the Ripon area of North Yorkshire who has two positions available in their small animal department:

  • The first is based at their RCVS Hospital, ISFM Cat-Friendly clinic
  • The second is supporting their two branches service provision within 18 miles from the main hospital
  • Applications are welcome from all levels of experience, including newly graduated colleagues

The Practice:

This is an increasingly unique practice that is fully committed to independent ownership providing them with the flexibility to deliver the high standard of patient and client care that they want to, each and every day.

They have an amazing team of 16 FTE vets, supported by excellent, experienced, and qualified nurses. They have a wealth of existing experience in the team with Advanced Practitioners in medicine, surgery, dermatology, ophthalmology, and general practice. The practice is well-equipped with digital x-ray, video endoscopy, laparoscopic kit (including diathermy), fully integrated internal lab facilities, visiting MRI and CT scanners, and separate dog, cat

and isolation facilities.

The Role and Candidate:

Both roles can be either part-time or full-time hours (a 4-day working week with weekend clinics and OOH duties equally shared) would be considered. They have dedicated night vets who cover the weekday night shifts.

They encourage and fund personal development and want to help you grow and deliver your expanding skillset. They have a loyal and expanding client base who are largely insured and want to form lasting bonds with their trusted vet making for a rewarding professional relationship.

The Package: FTE

  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • 5 working weeks annual leave plus 8 recognized Bank Holidays
  • 1 paid volunteering day per year at a choice of local charities
  • RCVS, VDS, BVA, and one other professional membership paid
  • 5 days CPD and £1500 budget per annum with further training/certifications encouraged
  • Private Health Care insurance
  • The 'People’s Pension' pension scheme
  • Annual bonus scheme subject to eligibility
  • ‘Medicash’ medical cash plan
  • ‘Perkbox’ perks, recognition, and discounts
  • Social/Team events throughout the year (including Summer BBQ and Christmas Party)
  • Wellbeing initiatives, including access to an Employee Assistance Programme for a wide range of information and advice across a range of topics.
  • Fruit Monday and Cake Friday
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Staff pet discount scheme

If you are a team player who has the motivation and commitment to make a difference then please get in touch with our team.

Ref: JN -012022-23863

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