Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Part Time Optional Consult Only Peterborough, Cambridge - Cambridgeshire

£37,000 - £50,000 DOE - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 4680 Date Posted: Wednesday 04 Dec 2019
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A well-established and friendly practice based in Peterborough are looking to expand their team with an additional part time veterinary surgeon working 3 days per week (flexible on days / rota). You will be joining a supportive and established team of 6 vet surgeons and 5 registered veterinary nurses.


Key Details:

  • Type: Small Animal
  • Hours: 8.30am – 7.00pm on a rota basis over 3 days – Negotiable
  • Weekends: 1 in 7 weekend rota – Saturdays 9.00am – 2.00pm – No Sundays
  • Branch Work: Yes, split between 2 practices within a close vicinity
  • Sole Charge: Some will be required at weekends with back up from the JVP if required
  • OOH: None involved
  • Computer System: RX Works
  • Team: 6 Vets, 5 RVNs & Other support staff and the partners have a keen interest in Diagnostic Imaging and Cardiology.
  • Other: This can be a consult only based role and working times are flexible around you.


About Them:

  • A modern, extremely well-equipped practice with state-of-the-art equipment including digital x-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy, blood pressure monitoring, ECG as well as having regular visits from specialists in Orthopaedics and ophthalmology.


About You:

  • You will be a confident veterinary surgeon who can handle routine medical and surgical cases. Ideally you will have experience in a fast-paced environment and will enjoy interacting with clients and their pets.
  • The team see a wide variety of cases and have a growing number of insured clients allowing cases to be thoroughly investigated and worked up to a high standard.
  • You must have excellent communication skills and enjoy building relationships with patients, clients and the wider team!
  • This can be a consult only based role and working times are flexible around you.



  • Salary: £37,000 -£50,000.00 DOE Pro-rata
  • Holiday allowance: 28 days holiday Pro-rata (negotiable)
  • Pension: Contributory pension scheme available
  • CPD: Very much encouraged – CPD support / funding of certificates for the right candidates - Negotiable
  • Rewards: Exclusive colleague rewards including discounts with High Street retailers and restaurants
  • Memberships: Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS, BVA)
  • Partnership: Possible future partnership opportunities available for the right person
  • Uniform: Branded uniform provided
  • Other: Career development opportunities


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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