Permanent full time Veterinary Surgeon Bristol - Bristol

£35,000 - £55,000 DOE - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 4655 Date Posted: Tuesday 08 Oct 2019
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A small animal veterinary practice is recruiting a Permanent full time Veterinary Surgeon to work in their busy small animal practice in Bristol.

Key Details:

  • Type: Small Animal
  • Hours:Monday - Tuesday 9am - 7pm, Wednesday 9am - 8pm, Thursday - Friday 9am - 7pm  
  • Weekends: 1: 4 Saturday 9am – 5pm, Sunday 10.30am – 4.30pm
  • OOH: None
  • Sole Charge: Some
  • Computer System: RX
  • Branch Work: None
  • Team 3 Vets, 2 RVN  

About Them:

A small animal practice situated on the outskirts of Bristol is currently recruiting for a permanent Veterinary Surgeon to join their team. The practice is ideally located close to local transportation for those coming from the city. The practice is a purpose-built surgery with modern facilities and state of the art equipment.  There is also free parking at the surgery. The practice is small animal with a varied case load and see a lot of exotics. This is a 3 vet, 2 RVN and reception team practice who pride themselves on being dynamic friendly, motivated and ambitious. The role is permanent working 40 hours per week with weekends on a 1:4 rota, some of which will be sole charge. There are no OOH.

About You:

You must be confident in routine surgery and all areas of consulting procedures. Some sole charge is involved on a weekend so previous experience required. Whilst this is a busy practice time and support are given to work cases up. You must be computer literate with excellent organisational and communication skills and able to work well as part of a team. Delivering a high standard of clinical care and being able to establish relationships with clients and fellow members of staff is essential.  


  • Emergency cover
  • Operating Theatre An operating theatre with gaseous anaesthetic facility for surgical procedures.
  • Digital X-Ray
  • X-Ray Isolation
  • Cat and Dog Hospital Ward
  • Dentistry


  • Salary: £35,000.00 -£55,000.00 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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