Permanent full or part time Veterinary Surgeon Hove - East Sussex

£35,000 - £55,000 - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 5222 Date Posted: Tuesday 04 Feb 2020
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We are recruiting for a permanent full or part time veterinary surgeon to join a team in Hove. This is a 2 vet, 3 RVN and support team who are committed to providing a high standard of veterinary care. they are looking for a flexible vet who is a good team player. Ideally this is a full-time role with 40 hours per week with a 1:3 weekend with time off in lieu during the week after working a weekend. There are no ooh. This is a well-established purpose-built practice with a large client base. they see a variety of cases from exotics to small furry animals. The role would suit an experienced surgeon who has excellent communication skills and a positive team player attitude. The location is ideal within easy reach of trains into London and just a short distance from Brighton.

Key Details:

  • Type: Small Animal         
  • Hours: Monday – Friday 9am – 7pm
  • Weekends: 1:4 Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday 11am – 4.30pm
  • Sole Charge: Yes, weekends  
  • OOH: None 
  • Branch work: None
  • Computer System: RX Works  
  • Consultations: 10 Minutes
  • Team: 2 Vet 3 RVN and support team

About them:

  • State of the Art equipment including Lab, Digital X Ray, Pharmacy and Ultrasound
  • Bright spacious air-conditioned practice with modern facilities
  • Offers an exciting workload
  • Offers a good work / life balance
  • Offers clinical freedom and the ability to work up cases and see them through from start to finish.
  • Offers opportunity to expand clinical skill set and knowledge
  • Practice provides clinical freedom for personal growth and development

About You:

  • You must have a strong work ethic and provide an excellent high standard of clinical service
  • You will be confident in all areas of routine surgeries and medical cases
  • You ideally will have experience in emergency surgeon
  • Previous experience in a lead role would be advantageous but not essential.
  • You will want to contribute to the practice enabling them to stay at the forefront of clinical thinking whilst also maintaining the ethos of providing a high standard of clinical care to all pets.
  • You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to develop a great rapport with both clients and staff.
  • You will be a strong team player


 •            Emergency cover

•             Operating Theatre

•             Digital X-Ray

•             Isolation Unit

•             Ultrasound

•             Biochemistry

•             Haematology

•             In-house Laboratory

•             Dental X-Ray

•             Dentistry


  • Salary: £35,000 - £55,000
  • Holiday allowance: 4 Weeks Plus Bank Holiday and Birthday leave
  • Workplace Pension Scheme
  • CPD: Generous Allowance  
  • Certificates funded and supported
  • Healthcare Scheme
  • Rewards: Exclusive colleague rewards including discounts with High Street retailers and restaurants
  • Staff Bonus Scheme
  • Memberships: Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS and BVA)
  • 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?

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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