Permanent Floating Veterinary Surgeon London / Essex - London

£35,000 - £55,000 - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 5371 Date Posted: Wednesday 05 Feb 2020
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If you a flexible and motivated individual and happy to travel to support various branches, then this role could be for you! This role provides additional floating support to the practices around the London / Essex Area . This is an opportunity to see a variety of cases and work building up your own knowledge and skill set whilst also working with a variety of different people. The role will provide additional support to a large network of practices across the London and Essex Area. This has the benefit of exposing you to different ways of working and provides an excellent opportunity to expand on your own knowledge and expertise. They are looking for a friendly veterinary surgeon who is passionate about animal welfare with excellent customer service and interpersonal skills with the ability to establish working relationships easily.  This role is extremely rewarding for the right candidate. 

Key Details:

  • Type: Small Animal
  • Hours: Mon - Fri 8.30am - 6.30pm 
  • Weekends: Some – time off in Lieu given when worked a weekend  
  • OOH: None
  • Sole charge: Some  
  • Consult Times: 10 Minutes
  • Branch Work: None
  • Team: Multi Vets and RVNS across the branches 

 About them:

The practices have a fun and experienced bunch of vets and Nurses who are looking for a new team member to help support their branches. By joining this well established and successful practice, you will be part of a social team dedicated to teamwork and providing a superb standard of client and animal care.

About You:

  • You must be confident with all routine surgery
  • Happy with occasional sole charge work
  • Happy to work as part of a team
  • Focused on developing both your own skill set and the practice
  • Excellent customer facing skills are essential and the ability to build rapport with clients and fellow members of staff is key
  • Any special interests are welcomed and supported
  • There is opportunity here to grow and develop so you must be a forward-thinking vet who is looking to develop your career
  • You must have a positive motivated attitude


  • Bright and spacious practice
  • Air conditioning
  • State of the art equipment
  • In House Laboratory
  • X Ray
  • Ultrasound


  • Salary: £35,000 -  £55,0000 Pro Rata 
  • Holiday allowance: 25 days Plus Bank Holidays 
  • Pension: Contributory pension scheme available
  • Private medical and life assurance
  • CPD: Funded – 5 days off   
  • Rewards: Exclusive colleague rewards including discounts with High Street retailers and restaurants
  • Memberships: Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS and BVA)
  • Uniform: Branded uniform provided

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?

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     



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