Permanent Veterinary Surgeon, Darlington

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    £30,000-£50,000 Full-time (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -082021-21913

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon, Darlington

We are currently recruiting on behalf of an independent small animal practice in Darlington, which requires a Veterinary Surgeon to join their team on a full-time permanent basis.

The Practice:

The practice aims to provide a warm and friendly environment to provide the best possible care to their patients. They have the main surgery and a branch located 10 miles away, with a team of 4.5 full-time vets, and 9 nurses working in support. The practice has modern, up-to-date facilities including a fully-equipped modern theatre as well as a digital x-ray suite. They have an in-house lab, ultrasound equipment, ECG, endoscope, all suitable for not only larger pets such as cats and dogs but also smaller companions such as rabbits and guinea pigs.

The Role:

  • This is a full-time role where you will be working Monday-Friday 08:30-18:00 with one weekday off per week.
  • The weekends are 1 in 4
  • No OOHs (this has been outsourced)
  • Very limited sole charge with occasional branch work which will be consulting only.
  • Consults are a mixture of 10 or 20 minutes.
  • You will be joining a small, independent, first opinion, small animal practice
  • They also have a part-time position available [minimum of 2 days, possibly more if wanted] for a vet, there is no obligation with this position to do any OOH or weekend work.

The Package:

In return, the practice is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, subject to experience, including:-

  • Salary of between £30,000 and £50,000 p/a (FTE) DOE
  • CPD allowance
  • RCVS and VDS fees paid
  • 25 days holiday
  • Pension scheme.

Ref: JN -082021-21913

Interested? Click on the apply button below and we will be in touch with further details