Permanent Emergency and Critical care Veterinary Surgeon Newcastle - Tyne & Wear

£35,000 - £55,000 - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 5531 Date Posted: Tuesday 11 Feb 2020
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A small animal Hospital in Newcastle seek a full time permanent veterinary surgeon in an emergency and critical care role. This is a busy state of the art hospital which is open 24hr per day 7 days per week. It comprises of highly experienced multi vet team so an excellent opportunity for the surgeon to develop their skill set and knowledge.

Key Details:


  • Type:.  Small Animal
  • Hours: Monday – Friday Full time
  • Weekends: Yes on a rota 8.30am – 5pm   
  • OOH:  None
  • Sole Charge: None
  • Team: Multiple Vet and RVN team
  • Consultations: 10 Minutes

About them:

  • Modern and spacious purpose-built Hospital and have branches across the North East
  • Multi Vet and RVN support
  • The practises pride themselves on delivering a high quality of patient and client care.
  • Flexible rota and combinations of days and weekends to have a good work / life balance
  • Practice are also able to consider part time hours for the right candidate
  • Certificate holding vet practice with new graduates also.
  • A team of skilled RVNs


  • You will always deliver a high standard of clinical care
  • You will be passionate and motivated to drive the practice forward
  • Previous experience in emergency and critical care would be advantageous
  • You will be competent in all areas of routine surgery and medical cases
  • You will have excellent customer facing skills and be able to motivate other team members
  • You will work well within the team alongside other veterinary specialists and clinicians  
  • You will be a passionate and motivated veterinary surgeon with a genuine interest for animal welfare


A state of the art Hospital with modern facilities and equipment with multiple branch surgeries.


  • Salary - £35,000.00 -£55,000.00 Pro Rata
  • Career development opportunities
  • Holiday 25 Days Holiday plus bank holiday
  • Company Bonus scheme
  • CPD Allowance
  • RCVS and VDS fees paid
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards
  • Workplace Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Health Insurance scheme
  • Staff Discount

Must haves:

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


What happens next?

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