Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Kings Lynn

  • Location

    Kings Lynn

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Excellent Package

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -042022-24932

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Kings Lynn

Type: Small Animal

Location: Kings Lynn

Practice: Veterinary Surgery and Hospital that is part of a group

Facilities: Their high specification of both facilities and equipment help them support professional development including; Storz video endoscopy and otoscopy, laparoscopy, vascular sealing device and harmonic scalpel, digital radiography, a new CT scanner, fully equipped dental suite, colour-flow doppler ultrasound, capnography & ventilators, slit lamp, and in-house laboratory.

Team: They have 6 Advanced Practitioners and certificate holders in; Small Animal Medicine, Emergency and Critical Care, Ophthalmology, and Small Animal Surgery, and you will be supported by an experienced and friendly team. They also have 17 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 9 Student Veterinary Nurses, and 16 Support staff. They share expertise day to day in ward rounds, case reflection meetings, and at regular in-house training sessions to ensure excellence in their clinical standards and continual development. 

Role: They are looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join the team. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a team of dedicated and motivated colleagues who provide a clinically advanced, personal service for their clients and their pets. Further Certificate studies are supported and encouraged, and their referral service will provide access to a more advanced caseload.

Hours: The rota will include:

  • 1 in 12 overnight residential duties (with time off in lieu)
  • An average 4day/38-hour week inclusive of on-call commitments
  • Working shifts (8.30am-6.30pm, 8.30am-1.30pm, 1.30pm to 6.30pm or 12.00pm to 10.00pm and duty shifts of 6.30pm to 9.00am).
  • Weekend work will be required on a rota basis as-is out of hours work.

Applicant Requirements: They are looking for someone who is a team player and happy to provide clinical support to the rest of the team.

Salary: Competitive Salary - Commensurate with experience


  • Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service
  • CPD paid days and allowance
  • L&D opportunities through the Group Academy
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • BVA Membership paid
  • VDS cover
  • Birthday leave
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Service-related company sick pay
  • Sponsorship for overseas employees
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities

Ref: JN -042022-24932

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