Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Oxfordshire

  • Location

    Chipping Norton

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £63,000

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022024-30668

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Oxfordshire

Type: Small Animal

Location: West Oxfordshire near the border with Gloucestershire

Practice Type: Part of a group

Facilities: Full lab facilities, a DR x-ray system, dental x-ray, 64-slice CT scanner, a wide range of flexible and rigid endoscopes, ultrasound scanner with colour Doppler, full orthopaedic kit, slit lamp, tonometer, etc.

Team: A fantastic team of 15 Veterinary Surgeons, 14 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 5 Student Registered Nurses, 5 Animal Nursing Assistants in our purpose-built, excellently equipped hospital.

Role: They are looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon with an interest in medicine to join their team. 

Duties: The role includes assisting with the organising and running of their Radioactive Iodine Unit, carrying out routine consultations, operating, and diagnostics.

Hours: The full-time rota is 8:30 am -7:00 pm, 4 days a week, with 1 in 5 Saturday shifts from 8:30 am -2:00 pm, and 1 in >10 on call.

However, they know that everyone has demands and priorities outside of their career and want to make it easy for them to strike the right balance. Whether you need to do the school pick-up, need reduced hours during school holidays or would simply like a more flexible rota pattern they can fix or flex patterns to suit your needs

Salary: Up to £63,000 p/a DOE


  • 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 40 hours paid pro rata
  • Certificate support and encouraged
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Access to Vetlexicon
  • All Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
  • All Vets get £1250 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 -022024-30668

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