Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Hatfield

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £65,000 (DOE)

  • Contact:

    James Gordon

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -102023-29996

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Hatfield

Type: Small Animal

Location: Hatfield

Practice Type: Part of a group

Facilities: The practice is a single site practice in a nice bright building, with generous-sized consultation rooms. The facilities include digital x-rays, including dental x-rays (which they do routinely for dental cases), ultrasonography, tonometry, non-invasive blood pressure measurements, and the lovely new multiparameter monitor includes capnography.

Team: Lovely staff, some of whom have been at the practice for around 20 years, including a team of Veterinary Surgeons, Registered Veterinary Nurses, Student Veterinary Nurses, a Veterinary Care Assistant as well a Receptionist, and the Practice Manager. One of the Vets is studying for a surgery certificate.

Role: The practice is looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join the existing team. The role includes carrying out consultations, surgeries, and diagnostics, with time for admin on a daily basis.

Hours: They can be flexible in terms of hours, but ideally a full-time candidate would work a 40-hour week made up of a 4-day week of 10-hour days. Part-time candidates are also encouraged to apply as we are keen to offer flexible working hours for the right person. The Vets also share a Saturday rota (mornings only) of 1 in 3 for which they get time off in lieu the following week. There are no out-of-hours.

Salary: Up to £65,000 (DOE) plus benefits

Benefits - Subject to Pro Rata:

  • 6.6 weeks annual leave
  • Your birthday is 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
  • £1250 CPD allowance 40 hours paid pro rata
  • Learning and development opportunities via the IVC Evidensia Academy
  • Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopaedia provider
  • All our Vets and 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

Ref: JN -102023-29996

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