Permanent Veterinary Surgeon Washington - Northumberland

£35,000 - £55,000 - Veterinary Surgeon
Ref: 5407 Date Posted: Wednesday 19 Feb 2020
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Due to growth a small animal practice in Washington are recruiting a full-time veterinary surgeon to join them. The practice comprises of a team of 2.5 Vets, 4 RVNS and supporting staff. They seek an enthusiastic surgeon who works well in a team. The practice boasts surgeons with interests in orthopaedics, internal medicine, blood transfusions and platelet regenerative therapies so they would welcome a vet who has a bias / special interest and perhaps who would like to work towards a certificate. This is a full-time role with a 1:3 weekend rota but no OOH. The practice sees a large variety of cases and delivers a high standard of clinical care.

Key Details:

  • Type: Small Animal        
  • Hours: Monday – Friday 8.30am – 7pm  
  • Weekends: 1:3 Saturday 9am – 12pm
  • Sole Charge: None   
  • OOH: None 
  • Branch work: None
  • Computer System: RX Works  
  • Consultations: 10 Minutes
  • Team: 2.5 Vet 4 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: 4 weeks plus bank holidays  
  • 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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