Permanent Full or Part time Veterinary Surgeon Darlington Durham - Durham

£35,000 - £55,000 - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 4706 Date Posted: Tuesday 28 Jan 2020
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A small animal practice in Darlington are recruiting a permanent full or part time veterinary surgeon. This is a forward-thinking practice and prides itself for having a fun and thriving team.

Key Details:

  • Type: Small Animal
  • Hours: Monday - Friday 8am - 12pm 
  • Weekends: 1: 3 Saturday 8am – 12pm   
  • OOH: None
  • Sole Charge: Some weekends only
  • Computer System: RX Works
  • Branch Work: None
  • Team: 4Vet, 4 RVN and reception team

About Them:

  • Growing forward thinking practice
  • Well established practice with a large loyal client base
  • Purpose built practice with state-of-the-art equipment
  • Fantastic reputation
  • Delivers a high standard of clinical care

About You:

  • You must have the attitude “the pet come first”
  • Be willing to work closely as part of a team
  • Push yourself each day to be better
  • A can-do attitude
  • You must take pride in your work
  • Deliver a high standard of clinical care
  • You will have excellent communication skills
  • Contribute to the team and come up with ideas for new ways of thinking
  • Confident in sole charge work as there is some on a weekend only
  • Confident in general surgery



•             Emergency cover

•             Isolation Unit

•             Biochemistry Allows an assessment of the functionality of a patient’s organs.

•             In-house Laboratory

•             X-Ray

•             Cat and Dog Hospital Ward

•             Dentistry


  • Salary: £35,000.00 -£50,000.00 DOE
  • Holiday allowance: 4 weeks, plus bank holidays
  • Pension: Contributory pension scheme available
  • CPD: Very much encouraged – CPD support / funding of certificates for the right candidates - Negotiable
  • Rewards: Exclusive colleague rewards including discounts with High Street retailers and restaurants
  • Memberships: Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS and BVA)
  • Uniform: Branded uniform provided
  • Other: Career development opportunities
  • Relocation Allowance if applicable


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. 


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