Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Camilla Beese

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-664

  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We are recruiting on behalf of an independent practice situated in Southern Northumberland who is looking for a permanent Veterinary Surgeon to join their team as soon as possible. 

The Practice: 
This practice has been established for over 15 years and has three surgeries. They are fully equipped with modern facilities and equipment including operating theatres, prep room, radiology, ultrasound, endoscopy, digital dental radiology and an in-house laboratory. They are RCVS accredited and a Nurse Training Practice, the team consists of 4 vets, 4 nurses and support staff who pride themselves on treating all patients with the highest standard of care and like they would want their own pet treating. 

The Role:
This role is full time, working 4 days a week (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday) from 8.30 am to 6.30 pm. The weekend rota is 1:5 with 1 night per week on call. The practice is looking to recruit a veterinary surgeon who is confident in performing routine consultations and surgeries, who is capable of taking sole charge while on call and at the weekends. The vet’s days will be split between the 3 surgeries, who are all local to each other and involve a varied caseload. 

The Candidate:
The ideal candidate will be confident in their daily duties and will fit in well with the existing supportive team. They would prefer applicants with at least 2 years of practice experience but will consider applicants of varying experience levels.

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon
Type: Small animal
Hours: Full time 4 days per week 
Weekends: 1:5
OOH: 1:5
Location: Hexham, Northumberland
Salary: Excellent package available including CPD allowance 
Ref: CB/27340

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

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