Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Barnet, North London

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £75,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

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  • Job ref:

    JN -102023-29847

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Barnet, North London

Type: Small Animal

Location: Barnet, North London

Practice: They are a busy 24-hour hospital with a varied caseload.

Facilities: They are a 5-branch brand with a main hospital in Barnet. They have facilities to include digital X-ray, endoscopy, ultrasound, dental x-ray & much more. They offer all kinds of surgery including some orthopaedic. The main hospital is in a fantastic location and 15-20 minutes from all of their branches.

Team: They have a large team spanning across the 5 branches, with everyone sharing the load of branch work. Easy to commute into London, and easy to drive to and to park.

Role: They are looking for a dedicated and committed Veterinary Surgeon to join the team. The role will include working at their branch practices all within 15-20 minutes of the main hospital with occasional work in the hospital.


  • The standard working week is across 4-days, but they are open to considering a 3-day week,
  • Saturdays will be worked on a 1:4 rota.
  • The shift pattern includes start times between 8:00 am-9:00 am and finish times between 5:00 pm-8:30 pm depending on the shift.
  • There is no requirement for OOH duties.

Work/Life Balance: People are at the heart of everything that they do, and that’s why they know that work-life balance is vital in supporting their people to be their best selves. Their flexible approach to rota patterns and working hours offers a balance that truly flexes with you and your lifestyle no matter what stage you are in your career.

Salary: Salary up to £75,000 p/a depending on experience plus benefits


Work-life balance

  • 6.6 weeks annual leave
  • Your birthday as a paid day off


  • Private medical insurance
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
  • Non-accidental injury support


  • £1200 CPD allowance with 3 days paid pro rata
  • Certificate support
  • Learning and development opportunities via the Group Academy
  • Access to Vetlexicon – online encyclopaedia provider
  • All Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
  • All Vets get £1000 per annum to spend via our Care Fund
  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme
  • Quality Improvement Programme

Professional Memberships

  • BVA membership
  • VDS cover
  • RCVS fees


  • Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
  • Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer
  • Discounted staff pet care
  • Possible relocation allowance

Ref: JN -102023-29847

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