Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Colchester - Essex

£35,000 - £43,000 - Small Animal - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 3268 Date Posted: Friday 23 Aug 2019
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We are looking for a permanent veterinary surgeon to join a small independent practice in Colchester. This practice needs a team player who wants to progress their career within a busy practice.

Key Details:

  • Hours: Full Time
  • Monday to Friday: 8.30am – 7.00pm
  • Weekends: 1 in 4
  • Saturday: 8.30am-12.00pm Sunday: Closed
  • Computer System: RX Works
  • Sole charge: Some involved - must be comfortable with sole charge.
  • OOH: None

About them:

By joining this well established and successful practice, you will be part of a team dedicated to providing a superb standard of client and animal care. You will be joining a hard-working driven team made up of 3 vets, 4 RVNs, 1 student nurse, and a support team. The team have built up strong relationships with their clients and therefore key to being successful in this role will be your communication skills and client care abilities. The vets are allowed the freedom to purchase new equipment as they see fit.


The ideal candidate will have will have good all-round veterinary skills, be fully competent in routine surgery and consultations at 1st opinion practice level. The successful candidate will be a team player with excellent communication skills with a down to earth attitude.


They offer a bright, spacious, air-conditioned surgery that has up to date equipment including is built digital X-ray, ultra sounds, an inhouse lab, wards, consulting rooms, and theatres.


  • Salary – £35,000-£43,000
  • CPD allowance - covered
  • Holiday – 4 weeks, plus bank holidays
  • Pension and income protection

Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • New grad’s welcome

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.

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