Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    £28,000 for a New Grad, then raising with experience

  • Contact:

    James Cottam

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012018-28

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We have an excellent opportunity for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon, to join a fantastic practice in Dover, Kent. This is a full-time permanent role and the practice is able to consider applications from all levels of experience from a New Grad through to an Experienced Vet for this position.

The Practice: 
Our client is a six-vet general practice right on the south coast of Kent, with branch surgeries in the neighbouring towns around Dover. They cover all animal species and also accept referrals of avian, reptile and all exotic species from other veterinary practices and zoological/wildlife collections across Kent and beyond; as well as surgical referrals for both orthopaedic and soft tissue surgery. They have comprehensive in-house surgical, laboratory, dental and diagnostic facilities.

The Role: 
The practice is looking for a permanent full-time small animal Veterinary Surgeon, working Monday to Friday 8:30 - 19:30 on a rota basis. There is some out of hour requirements of 1:5 weeknights and 1:5 weekends (as a pager carrier). 

In return, the practice is offering a salary of £28,000+ (DOE) with other great benefits such as private healthcare, company pension, staff discounts, CPD and many more.

The Candidate: 
The ideal candidate will be a qualified veterinary surgeon, all levels of experienced will be considered for this role from New Grad through to experienced. The candidate will be motivated, out-going and have great communication skills. They will also need to fit in well with the existing friendly and passionate team. 

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon
Type: Small animal 
Start: As soon as possible  
Hours: Full time, 8:30 - 19:30 Monday - Friday 
Weekends: 1:5 
Out of hours: 1:5 weeknights
Salary: Starting from £28,000 for new grads raising with experience with other great benefits such as private healthcare, company pension, staff Discounts, CPD and many more.
Ref: JN -012018-28

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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