Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Northampton - Northamptonshire

£35,000 - £55,000 - Veterinary Nurse
Ref: 5417 Date Posted: Tuesday 17 Mar 2020
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A small animal practice Northamptonshire are growing and are recruiting a permanent full-time veterinary surgeon to join their team. There is a 1:3 weekend rota but no OOH. There is a small element of sole charge involved so it is important that the veterinary surgeon is happy with this. They are looking for a confident veterinary surgeon who enjoys building working relationships whilst also being confident with routine surgeries, consults and medicine. This is an established practice with a large loyal client base close to the motorway and the town centre. This is a supportive role where areas of special interests are encouraged, and certificates are supported.

Key Details:

  • Type: Small Animal        
  • Hours: Monday – Friday 8.30am – 7pm   40 hours per week
  • Weekends: Yes 1:3 Saturday 9am – 1pm  
  • Sole Charge: None   
  • OOH: None 
  • Branch work: None
  • Computer System: RX Works  
  • Consultations: 10 Minutes
  • Team: 2 Vet 4 RVN, and support team

About them:

  • Bright spacious air-conditioned practice with modern facilities
  • Growing client base
  • Highly experienced veterinary surgeons who can support a fellow vet to increase their medical and surgical skill set  
  • Areas of special interest welcome and certificates supported
  • Beautiful located in a rural setting but close to transport links to major cities
  • 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

•             Dental suit


  • Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 pro rata
  • Holiday allowance: 4 weeks plus bank holidays  
  • Workplace Pension Scheme
  • Volunteer paid leave
  • Relocation assistance if applicable
  • 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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