Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Independent Practice Chesterfield - Derbyshire

£35,000-£50,000 - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 3669 Date Posted: Friday 23 Aug 2019
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Vet Seekers are working with a busy small animal practice in Chesterfield who are recruiting for a full-time veterinary surgeon to join their team.

Key Details:

  • Full time (39 hours per week over 4.5 days)
  • Hours Mon-Fri: Hours from 9:00am til 7:00pm
  • Weekends: 1 in 6 on a rota, Saturdays 9am til 3pm & Sundays 10am til 12pm
  • OOH: None involved, covered by Vets Now
  • Computer system: Assisi
  • Sole charge: Minimal may be required, ideally you will be comfortable working unsupervised
  • Branch Work: Some work required at branch practice
  • Team: 3 Vets & 12 Nurses

About Them:

The practice is in a converted prestigious building with a characterful design. They have large consultant rooms, fully equipped with digital x-ray, tonometer, digital otoscope, endoscopy and ultrasound. They are an RCVS, PSS accredited practice with GP status and an RVN training centre affiliated with a local university. They also have 2 certificate holders in exotics and dermatology.

The Person:

They are looking for a veterinary surgeon with at least 1 years UK experience, excellent surgical skills and excellent communication and customer service skills.


  • Salary: £35,000-£50,000
  • 6 Weeks annual holiday allowance plus bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • 3 days annual CPD allowance
  • RCVS, BVA & VDS fee paid
  • Staff rewards scheme

Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.
  • Excellent client and patient care skills
  • 1 Years post graduate 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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