Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Alton, Hampshire

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £75,000 p/a DOE

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    01423 701321

  • Job ref:

    JN -042023-28613

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Alton, Hampshire

Type: Small Animal

Location: Alton

Practice Type: Part of a group

Team Info: A supportive and committed team of 1 Clinical Director, 6 Vets, 5 RVNs and 4 SVNs, and 7 Receptionists

Facilities: They are very well equipped with digital Xray, catalyst/procyte lab equipment, new ultrasound machines, multiparameter monitoring, electronic cautery, doppler BP and IM3 dental equipment enabling them to provide the highest standard of care to clients

Roles: They have a great opportunity for an experienced, small animal Vet to join their close-knit and supportive team. You will primarily work at their Alton practice (you may have to occasionally cover a shift at one of the other branches) giving you the opportunity to work up your cases and have a varied workload. They believe that this aids in fostering a bonded relationship with their clients.

Hours:  They welcome full and part-time applicants. Typically, the hours for this role are 40 hours over 5 days per week, Monday to Friday, plus 1 in 3 Saturday mornings

OOHS: There are no out-of-hours associated with this role however they occasionally look after their own in-patients - treatment checks which are optional and paid for. However, they understand that you have priorities outside of work therefore they are happy to discuss flexibility around the working days/hours.

Salary: Competitive salary of up to £75,000 per annum depending on experience


Work-life balance

• 6.6 weeks annual leave

• Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service

• Your birthday as a paid day off


• Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay

• Private Medical Insurance

• Cycle to Work scheme

• Initiatives focused on employee well-being, including discounted gym membership

• Non-accidental injury support


• £1250 CPD allowance with 5 days paid pro rata

• Certificate support

• Learning and development opportunities via the Group Academy

• Access to Vetlexicon – an online encyclopedia provider

• All Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding

• Infection Prevention and Control Programme

• Quality Improvement Programme

Professional Memberships

• VDS cover

• RCVS fees and BVA membership


• Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s retailers

• Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer

• Discounted staff pet care

Ref: JN -042023-28613

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