Permanent full time Lead Veterinary Surgeon, Newcastle - Newcastle Upon Tyne

£35,000 - £55,000 - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 4699 Date Posted: Thursday 27 Feb 2020
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A practice on the outskirts of Newcastle are recruiting a small animal permanent veterinary surgeon to join their team and the role comes with a Partnership or clinical lead opportunity.

Key Details:

  • Type: Small Animal
  • Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 8pm  
  • Weekends: 1: 3 Saturday 9am – 6pm Sunday 10am – 4pm  
  • OOH: None
  • Sole Charge: Some
  • Computer System: RX Works
  • Branch Work: None
  • Team: 2 Vet, 4 RVN

About Them:

  • Growing forward thinking practice
  • Can support a vet with special interest
  • Offering opportunity for career development – Partnership or clinical lead
  • Friendly, hardworking and supportive team
  • Sees a varied caseload – opportunity to learn and develop new skills
  • State of the art practice purpose-built practice

About You:

  • Looking to take the next step in your career?
  • Partnership or clinical opportunity with this practice
  • You must be confident in all routine surgery
  • Special interests advantageous and welcome and supported  
  • Able to work well as part of a team
  • You must have excellent customer facing skills
  • Previous experience with sole charge works beneficial  


  • Emergency cover
  • Operating Theatre
  • Digital X-Ray
  • Isolation Unit
  • Biochemistry
  • In-house Laboratory
  • 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?


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