F/T Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon - Northgate - Sussex

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Competitive Salary DOE - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 2112 Date Posted: Thursday 04 Oct 2018
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An amazing opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and experienced vet to lead our client's practice based in Northgate, Crawley.

The Northgate clinic has a very long-standing and friendly client base who appreciate the personal service we provide. Northgate is set in a great location close to the Gatwick airport and with very good links to central London via M25 or A3. The practice is based in a busy area surrounded by plenty of restaurants and leisure centres.

The Person:

You will need at least a minimum of 5 years' UK small animal practice experience. In return our client will provide an excellent career progression and work life balance as this is a 4 days week role, fantastic packages (see below) and the chance to be involved in cases using state-of-the-art technology. They provide all of this whilst you continue to develop your career and get the most job satisfaction.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone wishing to “take ownership”.


Key Details:

  • Full Time: 4 working day week
  • Monday – Friday:  8:00am – 7.00pm
  • Weekend Rota:  a share of the weekend rota TBC, weekend hours are Saturday 8.45pm – 10.30pm  
  • Sole Charge: some on occasion
  • OOH: No
  • Supported by a helpful and experienced team


  • Very competitive salary
  • Accommodation or £9,000 accommodation allowance
  • Vehicle or £2,500 vehicle allowance
  • £1,500 CPD allowance with 3 days’ CPD leave and in-house CPD training
  • VDS, RCVS and BVA fees paid
  • 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays (pro rata for night role)
  • Fantastic career progression and partnership opportunities
  • Exclusive retail, days out and holiday discounts available
  • Eyecare and childcare vouchers available
  • Colleague of the month awards, Hill’s staff feeding scheme, plus many more benefits available

CPD support

  • They really want to support you with your career development by making it easier for you to complete your CPD.
  • They have a full in house CPD training structure in place
  • Access to further external specialist CPD courses
  • Strongly believe in promoting further development and happy to fund this

Professional membership

  • They will pay your fees for professional membership.

What happens next?

If you would like to be considered, 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:

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