Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Gillingham - Kent

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£30,000.00 - £45,000.00 DOE - Small Animal - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 2262 Date Posted: Thursday 13 Sep 2018
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An excellent opportunity has arisen within a very reputable practice based in Gillingham, who are looking for an enthusiastic full time Vet to join their excellent team.

Our client is a modern and progressive practice that has established an excellent customer service and pet care that is second-to-none. This practice needs a team player who wants to progress their career within a busy practice. The team is made up of friendly, outgoing, and supportive professionals, creating an excellent work environment.

Key Details:

  • Hours: Full and part time hours considered. Monday - Friday ​09:00am – 19:00pm, Saturday 09:00am-17:00pm and Sunday 11:00am-16:30pm
  • Weekends: Some on a rota basis
  • Salary: £30,000.00 - £45,000.00 DOE (pro-rata if part time)
  • Computer System: RX Works
  • Sole charge: Some
  • OOH: None.

About Them:

By joining this practice, you will be part of a team dedicated to providing a superb standard of client and animal care. They have a practice manager, two RVN’s and two dedicated receptionists in place and they are now looking for two talented vets to complete the team! This is a team and practice that are very keen to support staff in their careers!


The ideal candidate will be forward thinking, passionate with excellent communication skills and will have strong all-round veterinary skills, be fully competent in surgery and consultations at 1st opinion practice level and be comfortable with sole charge.  The successful candidate will be a forward-thinking team player with excellent communication and relationship building skills with a driven and motivated attitude.


The practice offers a modern, well equipped and purposed built environment that is built to industry standards and has state of the art equipment including digital X-ray, ultra sound with Doppler, IM3 dental machine, ECG, MRI/CT, and in-house laboratory facilities, 2/3 consulting rooms, full operating theatre, isolation units and kennelling.


  • Salary - £30,000.00 -£45,000.00 DOE Pro Rata
  • Career development opportunities
  • CPD allowance - Negotiable per year
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards
  • Holiday – 4 weeks, plus bank holidays

Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills
  • 2 years’ post-grad UK experience

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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