Permanent full time Veterinary Surgeon Wakefield - West Yorkshire

£35,000 - £45,000 DOE - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 4869 Date Posted: Tuesday 11 Feb 2020
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A Multi branch practice in Wakefield are currently recruiting a 2 year post graduate veterinary surgeon to work in their animal hospital and at their branches.  This is a fantastic opportunity for a vet to get stuck in with a large multi vet team with plenty of support and the ability to progress their career learning new skills and developing knowledge and confidence.

Key Details:

  • Type: Small Animal  
  • Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 8pm 4.5 day per week  
  • Weekends: Yes, on a rota - Saturday and Sunday 8am – 6pm
  • OOH: Yes, as part of the Night Vet Rota  
  • Sole charge: None
  • Consultations: 15 Minutes  
  • Branch work: Yes
  • Hospital: Yes
  • Team: Large Multi Vet and RVN practices  
  • Other: Accommodation and vehicles are available

About them:

  • Modern and spacious purpose-built practices
  • New Hospital opens in 2020
  • Fantastic opportunities for career support and growth with this large multi vet and nurse practices.  
  • Located in South Yorkshire with fantastic transport links to the North and South and Leeds is only 20 minutes away!  
  • Practices pride themselves on providing a professional and friendly surface

About You:

  • You must have a strong work ethic and provide an excellent high standard of clinical service
  • You must be competent in all routine surgery
  • You will need to be confident in sole charge work
  • You will be 2 years postgraduate as a minimum
  • You should have compassionate and enthusiasm with a positive attitude.
  • You must be able to work well as part of a team with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • You will be required to work 4.5 days per week and take part in the night rota also. The role would be working in the branch and the Hospital.


This is a large multi branch practice with a brand-new hospital coming in 2020. All branches and the hospital are equipped with all state-of-the-art facilities and equipment as one would expect including Orthopaedics, Acupuncture, Physiotherapy, visiting CT and MRI and more.


  • Salary: £35,000 – £45,000 DOE     
  • Holiday allowance: 28 days plus bank holiday
  • Pension: Contributory pension scheme available
  • CPD: Generous Allowance
  • 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. 

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