Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Swindon, Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £80,000- £125,000 Dependent on Certification

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-83

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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  • Contact:


We are working with a client who is looking for a board certified Orthopaedic vet or a vet who has completed a residency and is ready to sit their specialist exams. (Very strong AVP’s will be considered)


The practice:


This is a busy, purpose-built referral hospital in Wiltshire.


They offer exceptional clinical standards, experienced staff and many other benefits:


•         Superb new 11,500ft hospital and teaching facilities

•         Twice Winner UK Veterinary Practice Of The Year

•         Experienced, motivated and caring nursing team

•         Experienced support from our client care and admin staff


The Role:


You will work 4 days per week hours between 8:30 am and 7:00 pm, 1:4 Weekends shared with the other specialist vet’s, no mid-week OOH’s as such, however as a specialist there is the expectation that you are responsible for all of your cases. When on call at the weekend, it is at the discretion of the individual surgeon as to what cases you would accept or refer on. There is already a very experienced head or orthopaedics in the hospital, but due to the high volume of cases, you will work alongside this vet.



The Candidate:


The ideal candidate will be board level certified or a diplomate, have completed a residency or close to sitting there specialist exams (very strong AVP’s will be considered).




£125,000- Board Certified

£100,000- Close to board certification

£80,000- AVP


CPD: 7 days CPD- £2,200

Pension: 3%

Holiday: 6 weeks Holiday


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. Quote ref- JN -022018-83


To have a no obligation confidential discussion or to enquire about other positions in this area please contact us today on 01423 701 321, alternatively email

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