Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Emsworth

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -072022-25727

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Emsworth

Type: Small Animal

Location: Emsworth

Practice Type: Part of a group

Sole charge: Yes

Team Info

  • Across the group, they have 33 veterinary surgeons, a nursing team of 70, and a further 74 support staff.
  • They are looking for a first opinion vet to join their progressive team, but will always consider further teammates with additional skills or those looking to develop specific areas.


  • All of their surgeries are extensively equipped and they strive for clinical excellence.
  • They have multiple nurse training centres and within their group
  • They have certificate holders in orthopaedics, surgery, medicine, cardiology, and imaging.
  • They also have vets with special interests in dermatology, oncology, ECC, and dentistry making it an excellent learning environment.

Role: They are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join their team. The role is split between their Emsworth clinic and one other branch as part of a 15 vet team. 


  • You will work a 4 day week plus some Saturday mornings and occasional Saturday afternoon only.
  • There are no OOH but one in nine weeks you will undertake a twilight shift working from 3 pm to 9 pm and then being on-call for in-patients only giving you time to devote clinical excellence to your ongoing cases.

Duties: An enthusiastic, progressive, clinically focussed team is waiting to welcome their next colleague. With fantastic support staff and multiple certificate holders, they can offer progression in all aspects of first opinion work, whatever your interest areas, allowing you to work to the highest standards. They will also consider part-time applications and are open to discussing hours that may suit you around family life

Candidate: They are looking for a progressive and friendly team member who has already obtained a degree of general clinical experience. A drive for clinical excellence, teamwork, and clinical care are essential qualities.

Salary: Competitive salary that is reflective of experience - Up to £75,000 p/a (DOE)


They recognise that people are fundamental to the success of their business. Investing in people, premises and processes is at the heart of what they do. In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from:

Work-life balance

•  6.6 weeks annual leave

•  Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service

•  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


•  £1,250 CPD allowance with 5 days paid pro data (10 days if studying)

•  Certificate Support

•  Learning and development opportunities via the Group Academy

•  Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopaedia provider

•  All our Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding

•  All our 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

Ref: JN -072022-25727

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