Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    South West London

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Up to £60,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Martin Wilson

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -032018-1706

  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We are currently recruiting on behalf of a friendly, small animal veterinary practice based in South West London. The practice currently requires a permanent veterinary surgeon to join their team of 5 vets on a full-time basis.


The Practice

The practice is a friendly, independent practice whose aim is to put pets first. The practice offers a high quality of care and has provided an honest, personal and compassionate service for over 25 years. The practice offers 15-minute consultations for an unrushed, thorough appointment. They have a dedicated team of 5 vets, 4 nurses and 2 receptionists. The practice is based near Clapham Common and cares for all pet species including dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs as well as other small furies and exotics. The practice also equipped with a surgery and all the modern equipment.


The Role:

This is a full-time role working a 40-hour week with no OOH or On-Calls. You will be working 5 days a week, with shifts between 08:30-19:30 with a 1:3 Saturday morning which is 08:30-13:00. 

The job involves all general duties expected within a small practice. This is a great opportunity for a vet to join a supportive team and progress their careers, skills and knowledge in a busy practice. 


The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, driven and have a passion for Veterinary Surgery. A post grad would be considered, but a min of 2 years’ experience is preferred. 

There may be periods of sole charge where you will be the only vet on site, so the ideal candidate will be confident in their skills.


In return, our client is offering a highly competitive salary up to £60,000 dependent on the experience of the Vet. They are also very supportive in CPD requirements.



Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal         

Hours: Full time, 40 hrs per week. Shifts between 08:30 to 19:30.

Weekends: 1:3 Saturdays 08:30 to 13:00.

Out of hours: None

Salary: Competitive salary - up to £60,000 dependent on experience


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:

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Please also quote reference JN - 032018 - 1706 when enquiring about this vacancy.


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