Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    South Wales

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Circa £32,000 - £45,000 per annum (DOE)

  • Contact:


  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022018-730

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


A friendly independent small animal,  RCVS accredited practice based in South Wales is looking for a Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon to join their team on a permanent basis.


The Practice:
Our client is a busy Small Animal Practice based in South Wales, with a family feel and extremely loyal clients. Established in the 80s, they are a dedicated companion animal clinic with a fantastic team of friendly, compassionate vets, RVN’s and support staff.  Following success at their main site, a new branch practice has recently opened, several operating theatres, imaging room, separate dog and cat wards.


The Role:
They are looking for a small animal veterinary surgeon to join them on a permanent basis.  This is a full-time position, based on an average 40-hour week - 4 days p/w.  Hours are 8.45am-6pm, with Saturdays on a rota basis (approx. 1:4 8.45-12 noon). NO OOHs - and shifts will be split between the 2 sites which are situated close together.


The Candidate:
This is a forward-thinking practice and the successful candidate will be an accommodating individual, keen to participate in a team and to learn and develop in accordance with their own and the needs & that of the business.  This is a friendly practice with an existing talented and caring team that are keen to embrace a further like-minded caring professional.   In return, the suitable applicant will be rewarded with an excellent salary dependent on experience, plus £1,000 annual CPD allowance, pension scheme & fees paid to the RCVS, VDS BSAVA  - 5 weeks annual holiday plus bank holidays. If you are looking to relocate for this role, there is practice accommodation which is available for use for a short time until you find your feet and get to know the lovely local area.


Type: Permanent SA Veterinary Surgeon
Hours:  40 hours - 4 days p/w.  Hours are 8.45am-6pm
WE: 1:4 Saturday am - 8.45-12 noon
Branch Work: 2 sites
Consults: 10 mins
Computer System: Teleos
Salary: Circa £32,000 - £45,000 - DOE + CPD + Membership fees + 5 weeks holiday+ Bank Holidays


Ref: ET/25815


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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