Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    West Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive - Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Harriet Noble

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -032018-1592

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We are currently looking for an enthusiastic permanent full-time Veterinary Surgeon to join our clients mixed animal practice based in and around West Lancashire.


The Practice:

Our client services the rural and urban communities in and around West Lancashire. As well as their own animal hospital they also have two branch practices, allowing them to provide the same high standards at more convenient locations for their clients and their animals. Unlike many veterinary practices, they provided 24-hour care by their own vets and nurses who are available 365 days a year at their animal hospital. To ensure the highest standard of care they have their own advanced imaging systems and an in-house laboratory, allowing them to rapidly diagnose illnesses and concentrate on treatments without delay. Facilities include 24-hour emergency vets, home visits, ultrasound, electrocardiography, modern operating suites, orthopaedics and spinal surgery, key hold surgery, full hospitalisation and intensive care facilities.


The Role:

This position is full-time, with practice opening hours of 8 am - 8 pm Monday to Friday, with 1 night per week on-call and 1:6 weekends Saturdays 9 am – 5 pm and Sundays 2 pm – 4 pm.


The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be a client, patient-focused, enthusiastic and ambitious Veterinary surgeon who believes in delivering a standard of excellence in animal care. You must have the animals best interest at heart.


In return, you will be offered a competitive salary dependent on experience along with excellent benefits.



Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small animal

Hours: Full-time

Weekends: 1:6 weekends

Out of hours: 1 night per week on call

Sole charge: Some may be required

Branch work: Some may be required

Salary: Competitive dependent on experience

Ref: JN -032018-1592


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 -032018-1592 when enquiring about this vacancy.


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