Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Norwich

  • Location

    Long Stratton

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £75,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Jack Stapley

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022024-30639

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Norwich

Type: Mixed Practice

Location: Within the Norwich area

Practice Type: Part of a group

Facilities: 5 years ago, they underwent a major refurbishment and now offer a purpose-built surgery with modern facilities. This enables them to provide a wide variety of services including 2 operating theatres, diagnostic imaging, digital x-ray, dental x-ray, cardiac imaging, ultrasound, orthopaedics, and dentistry. 

Team: Currently they have 22 small animal Veterinary Surgeons across 4 branches with many of those moving between branches. They have 20 small animal Registered Veterinary Nurses across 4 branches. Their team has certificate holders in medicine, surgery, and dermatology. They help and support a number of local and national animal charities including the Dogs Trust centre at Snetterton.

Role: They are looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly team.

Duties: This position would suit a small animal vet who is confident in carrying out a mixture of consultations and operations. They are keen to develop employees where possible and you will be expected to lead areas of specialism including consults for illnesses, injuries and vaccinations. There will be support from their experienced Vets for professional development, in working up cases and improving surgical skills. The caseload is varied, and this is a great role for Certificate holders or those wanting to start a certificate in the near future.

Hours: The role includes working 40-hour week, 10 hours per day. The shifts are from 8:00am-6:30pm with a fixed day off each week. There will be 1 in 4 weekends for which you receive TOIL and no out of hours.

Salary: Up to £75,000 p/a Depending on experience


  • 6.6 weeks annual leave
  • 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
  • £1250 CPD allowance with 5 days paid pro rata
  • Certificate support
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Access to Vetlexicon
  • All Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
  • All Vets get £1000 per annum to spend via Care Fund
  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme
  • Quality Improvement Programme
  • 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 -022024-30639

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