Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    County Durham

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon, Small Animal Vet

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Dependent on Experience

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


An exciting job opportunity has arisen for a full-time Veterinary Surgeon to join our clients busy, small animal (training) practice in County Durham on a permanent basis. This practice is perched high on the North Pennines and is within easy reach of Newcastle & Durham, but surrounded by fine countryside. 

The Practice: 
This practice prides itself on strong core values, striving to provide the highest standard of care with nurses playing a vital role in maintaining these high clinical standards. All of their nurses are valued and used to their full potential by undertaking a full range of nursing duties such as anaesthetic monitoring and recovery, inpatient care, blood sampling, nursing clinics (physiotherapy, laser, puppies parties and weight clinics) and radiography.
They strive to offer a friendly supportive work environment to all their staff, with excellent CPD and career development opportunities. 

The Role: 
This is a full-time permanent position working 40 hours a week. You will be working 4days a week with a share of the on-call and weekend rota. The weekend rota is 1 in 6 and some on-call until 11 pm.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary that is dependent on experience.

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon
Type: Small animal
Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week
Weekends: Yes – 1 in 6
Out of hours: Yes – on-call rota
Salary: Competitive - Dependent on Experience
Ref: AK/27712

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: Click APPLY to apply for this role and a member of our team will be in touch if you have been successful.
To discuss the role in more details:
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 AK/27712 when enquiring about this vacancy.

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