Permanent Veterinary Surgeon, Bedfordshire

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Excellent Package

  • Contact:

    Sue Hanson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -032021-19466

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon, Bedfordshire

We are currently working with a caring, established practice that is now looking to recruit a friendly and enthusiastic Permanent Small Animal Veterinary surgeon to join their team.

The Practice:

Our client has an established practice that has provided veterinary care for their clients’ pets seven days a week - made up of approximately 60% dogs, 35% cats, and 5% small furries and exotics. Based within 15 minutes from Luton Airport and train station and just 10 minutes from Leagrave train station with direct train links into central London in under 30 minutes. The practice offers free onsite parking and easy access to the A5 and M1. They have a dedicated, friendly, and talented team of 4 vets, 5 RVNs, and a team of receptionists who provide first-class care and advice to their clients. They appreciate the fact that most clients prefer to consult the same veterinary surgeon on each visit and therefore strive to deliver this type of personal, individual care and attention and to build continuity of care and understanding.  Theirs is a modern practice that is fully equipped to look after all their clients' pets every need including a lab, pharmacy, digital x-ray, and ultrasound facilities onsite. They also offer health plans which are a great way to spread the cost of routine treatments. 

The Role and Candidate:

This is a full-time permanent post basically working 40 hours per week with a day off/week and a weekend rota which is 1:3or 1:4. This means that the average working week is between 37 - 40 hours all told. No OOHs. Minimal sole charge.

This position would suit an empathetic and kind GP passionate about providing exceptional small animal care and enjoy building relationships with patients, clients, and the team. The successful candidate will be confident with routine surgery and consults and enjoy working up cases to a high standard.

Summary and Package:

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Location: Dunstable, Bedfordshire

Hours: 37 - 40 hours per week

Weekends: 1:3

OOHs: No

Sole Charge: Occasional

Branch Work: No

Salary: Competitive - Up to £60,000 p/a Reflective of experience


  • CPD incl. support for certificates
  • Enhanced annual leave
  • Pension Scheme,
  • RCVS, BVA, and VDS paid, 
  • Staff discounts

Ref: JN -032021-19466

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