Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Leicester

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    £34,486 - £45,032 (including allowances)

  • Contact:

    Sue Hanson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012022-23665

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Leicester

Type: Small Animal

Location: Leicester

Practice Type: This is an exciting opportunity to join our clients' team of 8 vets, in a modern, purpose-built, and well-equipped Pet Hospital for one of the Sunday Times 100 Not-For-Profit employers!

Facilities: 6 consulting rooms; 2 dedicated theatres; large prep area; separate dog and cat kennelling; digital radiography; ultrasound; endoscopy; piped gases; extensive orthopaedic equipment and a supportive team of experienced vets registered veterinary nurses and veterinary care assistants.  


  • This position offers an excellent work-life balance with a 37.5-hour working week.
  • They manage a very diverse medical and surgical caseload and support vets in their development of clinical skills. 
  • They share weekends on a 1:7 basis with enhanced pay and stand-down time in the week when a weekend is worked.
  • They are fortunate to have their own night team so we are able to keep in-patients on-site overnight and there is no on-call.

About You:

  • The successful candidate will be an RCVS registered Veterinary Surgeon and responsible for updating their knowledge by attending regular CPD training.
  • You will be involved in all aspects of clinical governance at the Pet Hospital, responsible for managing cases cost-effectively, encouraging financial contributions from clients, and making sure that group resources are used appropriately. 

The Package:

  • Competitive salary of £34,486 - £45,032 (including allowances) per annum
  • Allocated CPD allowance of £1000 (plus 5 days) 
  • Excellent career opportunities/development 
  • 5 weeks holiday per year 
  • Travel allowance 
  • Life assurance 4 x annual salary 
  • Contributory pension scheme 
  • Private medical insurance (after 12 months service) 

Ref: JN -012022-23665

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