Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £30,000 (for New Grad) - £45,000 for experienced vet

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -032018-1569

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Paddy Wood

We are currently working with an independent, family run practice, looking for 2 Veterinary Surgeons to join their team. This small animal practice is based in the Louth area of Lincolnshire, which is close to the beautiful Lincolnshire Wolds. They will consider all levels of experience from new graduate through to an experienced vet.


The Practice:

This practice offers a wide range of services, including: kennel room, well equipped surgical theatre using Propofol and isoflow for anaesthesia, dental station for effective dental work, in-house laboratory for immediate results in critical cases while x-ray, ultrasound and endoscopy facilities mean that difficult cases at the practice can be investigated fully if needed. There are 3 RVN’s who work alongside the vets. The practice is usually a 2.5 vets practice with a further 3 RVN’s


The Role:

This is a permanent role working full-time with shifts of 8:30 am- 6:30 pm 4 days per week, with a 1:3 weekends. There is also a 1:3 midweek on-call as the practice runs it’s own out of hours service. The role involves routine consults and surgery.


The Candidate:

Our client is looking for someone with exceptional communication skills and good clinical skills. This role would suit a confident and ambitious vet that will grow and develop the practice.


In return, our client is offering a competitive salary of £30,000 for a New Grad up to £45,000 for an experienced vet + bonus scheme.



Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small animal

Start: All start dates considered

Hours: Full-time (4 days per week)

Weekends: 1:3 Weekends (Saturday surgery until 11:30 am and then on call)

Out of hours: 1:3 Midweek on call

Sole charge: When on call

Branch work: No

Consults: 15 minutes

Salary: £30,000 for New grad up to £45,000 for experienced + bonus scheme

Holiday: 23 days per year - excluding bank holidays


To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.


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