Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Gillingham - Advanced Internal Medicine

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    £60,000-£65,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Cathy Grimshaw

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -122020-17965

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Gillingham - Advanced Internal Medicine

We are working with a friendly small animal independent practice in Gillingham, Kent that is looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a permanent full or part-time basis.

The Practice:

Our client's mission statement is to provide for all animals in their care, giving them the kindest, most up to date and efficacious health care available. Their Veterinary Surgeons are all experienced general practitioners with a broad knowledge and understanding of animal health, illness, and injury. 

They have hospital quality facilities and offer expertise in: 

  • All types of soft tissue surgery - abdominal, thoracic, mastectomy, etc
  • All types of orthopaedic surgery - fractures, dislocations, cruciate surgery, etc
  • Aural (ear) surgery
  • Nasal and throat surgery
  • Ocular (eye) surgery
  • Oral (mouth cavity) surgery
  • All neutering (spay, castration) and other routine surgical procedures
  • Laser surgery - They have state of the art laser facilities
  • Dentistry - we have excellent dental facilities
  • Radiography - state of the art digital x-ray equipment
  • Ultrasonography - state of the art ultrasound machine
  • ECG

The Role and Candidate:

This is a permanent position to join an experienced team of two other Vets on either a full or part-time basis. 

  • The full-time role is Monday - Friday 8.30-19.00. The current rota is alternate 4 or 5 days although the client would also consider part-time working hours.
  • The rota involves 1:3 Saturdays 9.00-16.00 and with no OOH requirements this role supports a good work/life balance.

Our client is looking for an experienced Vet to join their team and you must have a medical bias to complement the other Vets skills. Ideally, you must have advanced Internal Medicine skills GP CERT or at least can demonstrate a particular special interest in working up cases. You must have an easy-going, teamwork, can-do attitude, and a great bedside manner.

The Package:

In return, our client is offering a very generous salary of between £60,000-£65,000 p/a (DOE) and benefits package that includes:

  • 20 days holiday 
  • Bank holidays
  • BUPA
  • CPD

Ref: JN -122020-17965

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