Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Harriet Noble

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-638

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We are currently looking for a permanent small animal Veterinary Surgeon based in a lovely independent practice based in a lovely area of Derbyshire.


The Practice:

This practice is an independent, small animal, modern veterinary practice, that has been offering personal care for over 25 years and enjoys an established reputation of excellence in all aspects of veterinary medicine. They are committed to keeping abreast of the latest developments and to providing high-quality treatment, valuing their client and their pets they share with them and are committed to providing compassionate care through client education and exceptional service. Their team understands the special role their client pet plays in their family and are dedicated to the wellbeing and comfort of the furry companions. The practice is well equipped with sterile and non-sterile operating theatres. They have x-ray, dental x-ray, ultrasound and endoscopy facilities. animals. You will be working alongside a team of dedicated and motivated 6 vets, 11 nurses, and an excellent support team.


The Role:

This position is full or part-time working up to 4 ½ days per week on a rota basis, including three 9 am – 7 pm, one 9 am – 4 pm and one 9 am – 1 pm shifts. Weekends are 1 ½ in 6 weekends working one full weekend Saturday 9 am – 1 pm and Sunday 10 am – 4 pm (sole charge), one Saturday morning 9.30 am – 12.00 in every 6 weeks. After working a full weekend, you will finish on Friday at 1.00 pm and return to work the following Tuesday at 9 am. 


There are no out of hour requirements for this role.


The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be confident, enjoy working within a team, and have a passion for providing high-class animal care. You must strive to form a lasting partnership with their clients, and utilise a teamwork approach to deliver the highest quality care to clients pets.


In return, this practice is offering a competitive salary with company pension, generous CPD allowance and 25 days annual leave.



Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Salary: Competitive

Hours: Full Time

Weekends: 1:6


Sole charge: Yes


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 -022018-638 when enquiring about this vacancy.


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