Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    From £35,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Karl Harker

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -032018-1591

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Karl Harker

We are currently recruiting for a busy small animal practice, based in Luton, Bedfordshire, who are looking for a permanent, full-time small animal veterinary surgeon to join their friendly team.


The Practice:

This is a wonderful, independent practice based in Luton, Bedfordshire. They have been established for a long while and offer first opinion care for small animals in the Bedfordshire area. They pride themselves on offering an unhurried service to their clients and animals to make sure a correct diagnosis and treatment plan is put in place. They can offer services such as Vaccinations, Neutering, Microchipping, Nail and Teeth treatment, Pet Passports and Worming & flee advice.


They currently have a team of 3 vets, 4 RVN’s, 2 Nursing assistants, 4 receptionists and 1 practice manager.


The Role:

This is a full-time, small animal only position, working on average 37.5 hour week over 4.5 days. There will be a shift pattern in which you will work no later than 19:00. Weekends are on a 1:3 Saturday morning basis, working 09:00 – 12:00 and there is absolutely no OOH with the position.


The salary on offer will be from £35,000 upwards along with CPD and free veterinary care given as benefits.


The Candidate:

The practice is looking for a confident vet with 2 years post graduate experience, who is able to perform routine consults and surgeries with no assistance. They are looking for a good all-round vet and will be happy to look at certificates of those who are looking to study towards a further qualification.



Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1:3 Saturday mornings 09:00 -12:00

Out of hours: None.

Salary: £35,000 + (DOE)

Ref: JN -032018-1591


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 -032018-1591 when enquiring about this vacancy.


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