Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Full Time Exeter - Devon

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£28,000-£45,000 DOE - Small Animal - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 1735 Date Posted: Wednesday 14 Feb 2018
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We are recruiting for an experienced Registered Veterinary Surgeon to join a progressive small animal practice based in Exeter, Devon. This practice emphasises on providing exceptional service and care with gold standard workup, treatment and preventative care.

This opportunity is available on a full-time permanent contract.

Key Details:

  • Full-time contract: 4 or 4.5 days per week
  • Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am-18:30pm
  • Weekends: 1:8
  • OOH: Yes
  • Sole Charge: Yes
  • Branch Work: Yes - Occasional
  • Computer System: Assisi
  • Accommodation/Allowance: Yes – short-term only
  • Free on-site parking available

About the Practice:
This multi-branch small animal practice is based in Exeter, Devon and focuses on delivering exceptional service and care with gold standard workup, treatment and preventative care. It is staffed by a highly-skilled and driven team of Vets, Nurses and Receptionists who create a supportive and encouraging working environment. The facilities are comprehensively equipped and include a sterile operating theatre, small laboratory and separate dedicated cat and dog kennels.

The Person:
We are looking for a confident Registered Veterinary Surgeon with strong all-round skills in veterinary care and treatment to manage a varied small animal caseload. You must be comfortable with sole charge responsibilities and be able to contribute to a weekend and OOH rota which is supported by an on-site RVN team. It is essential to demonstrate exceptional communication and relationship building skills to manage client relations to deliver excellent customer service.

This opportunity is available on a full-time permanent contract based on a 4 or 4.5-day week.


  • Competitive salary between £28,000-£45,000 DOE
  • Generous CPD allowance of £1000 or encouraged and funded certificate study
  • Annual leave entitlement – 24 days plus Bank Holidays
  • Paid memberships - RCVS, BVA and VDS
  • Career progression for the right candidate

Must have:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom
  • 2+ years’ post-graduate experience in the United Kingdom

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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