Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-321

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Paddy Wood

Our client is looking for a Permanent Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon with a minimum of 2 years' experience to join their superb practice in East Cambridgeshire. 

The Client
This is a busy, mixed animal practice consisting of a team of 4.5 vets and 7 Nurses. The practice was purpose built with ultrasound, in house laboratory, digital x-ray, dental machine, flex and rigid endoscope. The practice also has separate hospital wards for dogs and cats.

The Role
This is a superb opportunity for a confident Veterinary Surgeon with a minimum of 2 years' experience to join this busy, well-equipped practice. You need to be able to carry out basic surgery confidently, although there is a large support network in place and the role is not sole charge. You also need to be able to work to 10-minute consults, with 20 minutes booked out for bloods, skin or euthanasia. Future opportunity for partnership is possible for the right candidate if this is of interest.

This is a full-time role working Monday to Friday 8.30am - 6 pm or 7 pm 2 nights per week. One week night on call. Weekends consist of 1:4 Saturday 8.30am - 4 pm with the rest of the weekend on call. Accommodation is offered when on call as there is a bedsit above the practice.

You will need to be a good communicator with strong people skills. A minimum of 2 years' experience is required and confident with basic surgery and 10-minute consults.

Type: Permanent full-time Vet 
Hours: Full time 
OOH & W/E: 1 night per week OOH, 1:4 weekends
Salary: Dependent on experience 
Accommodation: Yes for OOH

To qualify for this position you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

What happens next:
Please call or email our team to discuss the specific details for this role such as practice details, exact location, salaries or any other queries you may have. Please also quote reference PW/23934 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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