F/T Permanent Assistant Veterinary Surgeon - Hampstead - London

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Competitive Salary DOE - Small Animal - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 2055 Date Posted: Thursday 04 Oct 2018
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A fantastic opportunity has arisen for Assistant Veterinary Surgeon to join our  client's well-established practice in Hampstead.

This is role requires a confident and motivated vet with at least 3-4 years’ post qualified experience and, will have excellent communication skills along with a confident, positive approach to delivering exceptional levels of patient and client care.

Key Details:

  • Hours:  Mix of shifts between 8:30am – 7:00pm. You will spend 2.5 days in Hampstead and 1.5 days supporting in nearby practices, Fortis Green or Muswell Hill.
  • Weekends: 1:3 Sat or Sun, or 1:6 weekends
  • Computer System: RX Works
  • Sole charge: Some
  • OOH: None, Provided by Vetsnow
  • Free parking


  • In-house Laboratory
  • Access to MRI, CT Imaging
  • Ultrasound, endoscopy, ISTAT
  • ECG, keyhole surgery


  • Currently 7 experienced vets – mixed certificate holders
  • 5 RVN’s , 5 PCAs and 5 CCAs
  • Full complement of experienced team of mobile vets and support staff

Package & Benefits:

  • Package Salary range: Competitive DOE
  • Fees: RCVS, VDS and BVA fees paid
    BSAVA fees paid for New Graduates
  • Accommodation: Up to £10,200
  • Vehicle or Allowance:  £2500
  • CPD: £1500 per annum plus 3 days off, with extra certificate funding;
  • Further Training: There are a fantastic team of in-house trainers who deliver customer service and communication training, how to handle tricky situations and giving/receiving feedback training – free of charge!
  • Pension: Company pension scheme
  • Holiday: Working life balance is of the utmost importance and offer 5 weeks’ holiday plus Bank Holidays.  Part-time opportunities are available for most roles!
  • Career progression: Uniquely, vets will have the opportunity to become their own bosses in their own clinics, with the benefit of working within a large, tried and tested network!  Vastly improved profits through buying power, whilst also enjoy the tight support network clinically, with access to fantastically skilled vets!  Excellent career paths available employees wanting to take a different direction and progress into roles such as Area Managers, College Lecturers, Regional Directors or, becoming part of the Practice Development team – and so much more!

Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • 6 months’ post-grad UK experience

What happens next?

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with your latest CV.  Alternatively, contact us to find out more details or to have a confidential discussion about this or other opportunities.

T: 0333 014 7374     
E: info@vetseekers.co.uk    
W: www.vetseekers.co.uk 

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