Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Chelmsford

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    £45,000-£60,000 depending on experience

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -042022-24955

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Chelmsford

Type: Small Animal

Location: Chelmsford

Practice: Independent Practice

Facilities: Their mission is to provide quality veterinary care within a family-based setting. This includes in-house laboratory testing, x-rays, hospitalisation, and general surgery. They are authorised by DEFRA to issue animal travel documents – ‘Pet Passports’ under the Pet Travel Scheme (PETS).

Team: They now have two vets and three RVNs - one of which is a qualified animal physiotherapist which means they can offer a full range of therapeutic care, plus a receptionist

Role: They are looking for a full-time permanent vet to join their team, and help the practice grow. They have an amazing nursing team; they all support each other and play to each other’s strengths. Their patients and clients are extremely important to them. Part-time would also be considered

Hours: Full-time would include -

  • 1 day off a week (alternate Wednesday/Friday)
  • 1 in 2 Saturdays - Consults 9 am – 12 noon
  • Morning consults 9 am – 12 noon
  • Evening consults 4 pm – 7 pm


  • 15-minute appointments – longer if needed
  • No OOH
  • No Bank Holidays
  • Manageable ops Lists
  • Clinical freedom
  • Continuity of care
  • Adaptability for cases you enjoy
  • Caring for your patients encouraged
  • No charity work
  • Encouraged to expand areas of interest within the Practice including equipment
  • Rude clients not tolerated

Applicant Requirements: They are looking for someone with at least 1 year’s experience and will need to work sole charge one day per week. 

Salary: £45,000-£60,000 depending on experience.  


  • 20 days holiday and Bank holidays
  • Platinum Webinar Vet membership + other considered
  • Decisions about holiday and CPD within 48 hours
  • Surrounded by beautiful countryside
    • 15 mins from Maldon
    • 20 mins from Chelmsford
    • 25 mins from Southend-on-Sea
    • 40 mins from Colchester

Ref: JN -042022-24955

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