Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Dorchester

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £65,000 P/A (DOE) FTE

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -082022-26259

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Full or Part-time - Dorchester

Type: Small Animal

Location: Dorchester

Practice Type: Part of a group

Facilities/Services: You will get the best of both worlds. That means enjoying complete clinical freedom in a practice that’s owned and run locally. But also getting access to the range of support they can give you as part of a wider group, including excellent training and development courses, high-quality facilities and greater financial stability. This way, you can make the most of your expertise and help more clients and patients live healthier happier lives.

Team Info: They’re a friendly team that includes one full-time vet, one weekend vet (long-term locum), two RVNs, one student nurse, and three reception colleagues.

The Role: If you are an enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeon looking to join a warm and friendly team then they would love to hear from you

Hours: This role can be full or part-time - with the rota being discussed in the interview.

Duties: Their great location means we benefit from a good variety of cases and a wonderfully loyal client base and their well-equipped surgery are purpose-built to industry-leading standards.

Your skills and experience:

  • Due to a varied caseload, you’ll need solid experience as a vet with good general surgical and medical skills.
  • Whether you join on a full-time or part-time basis, you’ll need to work a weekend rota
  • There’s no OOH work required either, so the role is particularly supportive when it comes to your work/life balance.

Salary: They are offering a competitive salary of up to £65,000 per year, dependent on experience (FTE)


  • 5.6 weeks annual leave as standard (pro-rata for part-time).
  • RCVS and VDS memberships are paid as well as the opportunity to have one other membership paid.
  • Life Assurance 4 x Annual Salary
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Dedicated CPD allowance including support toward Certificates
  • Relocation Allowance
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Access to Colleague Assistance Programmes – Retail Trust, Port of Call and MHFA
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards through our reward hub

Ref: JN -082022-26259

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