Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Weymouth

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -092021-22298

  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Weymouth

Type: Small Animal

Location: Weymouth

Practice Type: Part of a group

Sole charge: Yes

Team Info: The team is friendly and inclusive and has many individuals who have worked at the practice for 10 or more years. They actively encourage development within the team and are keen to promote excellent service to clients within first opinion practice. Currently have a large cohort of nurses, as well as ten vets, including two certificate holders, one AVP in feline medicine, and two more studying for certificates.

Facilities: A well-equipped internal laboratory, two digital x-ray machines, 2 dental suites with x-ray facilities, endoscopy, laparoscopic surgical equipment, 2 ultrasound machines, and 5 operating theatres. 

Role: They are looking for a full-time experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join their busy and friendly team, who is comfortable with first opinion practice including both routine consultations and surgeries. The role would be primarily based at their Weymouth surgery, but may also extend to their branch practice. The rota will include sole-charge OOH and weekend work, providing service to both their practices clients. Part-time applications will be considered. They are also welcoming applications from new graduates. 

Weekends: Yes, rota to be discussed

OOHs: Yes, rota to be discussed

Applicant Requirements: No skill bias is required, but due to the nature of their facilities and team the ideal candidate should have a passion to provide a high level of care. Any applicant would be supported by the team to ensure they were comfortable and confident as they developed into the role.

Branch work: Yes

Salary: Competitive Salary (DOE)


•   5 weeks paid holiday, not including bank holidays

•   5 days paid CPD leave

•   £1250 CPD Allowance per annum

•   Private Medical Insurance

•   VDS Membership paid

•   BVA Membership paid

•   Service based holiday entitlement increases

•   Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave, and surrogacy pay

•   Enhanced paternity pay

•   Birthday leave

•   Discounted veterinary fees

•   My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships

•   Cycle to Work scheme

•   Pension

•   CPD/training support

•   Paid bereavement leave

•   Company sick pay

•   Employee opinion survey

•   Free uniform in a number of roles

•   Annual pay reviews

•   Social events

•   Sponsorship for overseas employees

•   Academy & Leadership courses

•   Focus on employee wellbeing

•   Relocation packages

•   Career progression opportunities

•   Free flu jabs

Ref: JN -092021-22298

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