Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Sarah Willis

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-150

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Independent Vetcare

We are working with a friendly and supportive practice in North Lancashire that is looking to recruit an enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeon on a full-time permanent basis. 

The Practice:
Our client has three branch surgeries all within a 7-mile radius of Lancashire. They are based in the lovely area that is also the gateway to the stunning Lake District. Whether you like walking, hiking or dog walking this place really does take your breath away.
This practice is a 100% small animal with various toys including digital x-ray, ultrasound, and ECG.

The Role: 
This is a full-time position that would require you to join the practices four-week rota, which will include weekend work and ½ day off per week. You will be joining a well-managed and supportive team that includes 4.5 vets, 4 qualified experienced nurses, 4 student nurses and 4 receptionists. 
You will receive a share in the operations in the practice as these are equally shared. 

The Candidate:
The ideal candidate would have a good grounding in small animal work will enjoy working part of a supportive team, have great communication skills and have the ability to show great empathy.

In return, our client is offering an excellent salary package that is reflective of experience.


Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon
Type: Small Animal
Hours: Full-time
Weekends: 1 in 4 rota
Out of hours: TBC
Salary: Excellent Salary Package - Reflective of experience
Ref: AK/27796

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 AK/27796 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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