Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Morpeth - Northumberland

£35,000 - £55,000 - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 5406 Date Posted: Wednesday 19 Feb 2020
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A small animal practice Morpeth are recruiting a permanent veterinary surgeon to join their friendly team. This is a full-time role working 40 hours per week and a 1:3 Saturday rota. There is no OOH requirement. They are looking for an adaptable and flexible surgeon as this is a key role in a small team and if the surgeon has a surgical bias this role would be ideal for them. The practice offers plenty of support and encourages the vets to have clinical freedom so that they continue their professional development. As part of the package deal, they can offer accommodation for the first month with a relocation, 5.6 weeks annual leave, no ooh, clinical freedom, CPD allowance with travel and accommodation paid for as well as other discounts. They also have a bring your pet to work day! The practice is ideally located in the centre with excellent transport links and close to all local amenities. It is a modern purpose-built practice with state-of-the-art facilities.

Key Details:

  • Type: Small Animal        
  • Hours: Monday – Friday 9am – 7pm  
  • Weekends: 1:3 Saturday 9am – 6pm
  • Sole Charge: None   
  • OOH: None 
  • Branch work: None
  • Computer System: RX Works  
  • Consultations: 15 Minutes
  • Team: 5 Vet 5 RVN and support team

About them:

  • Bright spacious air-conditioned practice with modern facilities
  • Growing client base
  • Certificates funded and supported
  • Variety of surgical cases seen
  • Offers excellent career development opportunities  
  • Practice provides clinical freedom for personal growth and development
  • Committed to deliver a high standard of clinical care and having an excellent reputation within the community.
  • Friendly fun and supportive practice

About You:


 •            Emergency cover

•             Operating Theatre

•             Digital X-Ray

•             Isolation Unit

•             Ultrasound

•             Biochemistry

•             Haematology

•             In-house Laboratory

•             Dental X-Ray

•             Dentistry


  • Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 pro rata
  • Holiday allowance: 5.6 weeks annual leave
  • Accommodation available for the 1st month with relocation
  • Workplace Pension Scheme
  • CPD: Generous Allowance  
  • Certificates funded and supported
  • Healthcare Scheme
  • Rewards: Exclusive colleague rewards including discounts with High Street retailers and restaurants
  • Staff Bonus Scheme
  • Memberships: Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS and BVA)
  • Staff Discount

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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