Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Ashby-De-La-Zouch

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £55,000 dependent on experience.

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -112021-23154

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Ashby-De-La-Zouch

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Location: Ashby-De-La-Zouch (Pleasant market town and surrounding countryside, at the centre of the National Forest but easy access to Birmingham, Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, and London)

Practice: First opinion small animal practice that is part of a larger group

Team Info: Looking to expand their current team of 7 vets

Facilities: Brand-new purpose-built surgery that is well equipped with:

  • Digital x-ray system
  • Dental x-ray machine
  • Ultrasound & ECG
  • Idexx in house analysers (latest models), including, new Sedivue Urine Analyser
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fully computerised
  • Stainless Steel and Cat-Friendly Kennels
  • Diathermy & ECG
  • Ambulance – new and customised

Role: Due to continued success, they are looking to welcome an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly practice


  • 40 hour working week 
  • 4 or 5-day working week 
  • 1 in 5 full weekends with time back in lieu (with a long weekend off the following week) 
  • No OOH’s duties, although at times there may be inpatient checks required. 

Duties: Your role will be an exciting and varied one.

  • You will have a mixture of in-patient care time, surgery, and consultations each day.
  • You will care for predominantly small animals and you will have the opportunity for case continuity and to build great rapport with their lovely clients.
  • If you have a surgical interest and either hold or are working towards a small animals surgery certificate please get in touch.
  • The ideal candidate for the role will be confident with all aspects of primary care practice and be keen to develop your career. 

Salary: Competitive salary of up to £55,000 p/a dependent on experience. 


  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays + Birthday Leave
  • RCVS & VDS fees paid
  • External CPD funded
  • The extensive free online Group CPD program
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Staff discount schemes
  • Enhanced sickness pay
  • Enhanced equal family leave
  • The wellness program includes:
    • Employee assistance program
    • Eyecare voucher scheme
    • Free annual flu jab
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Childcare vouchers
    • Recruitment referral reward scheme.

Ref: JN -112021-23154

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