Job ID: 13753

Job Title: Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Region: South East

County: Hampshire

Profession: Veterinary Surgeon

Category: Small Animal

Position: Permanent

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: Ongoing

Job Description: Are you an experienced vet looking to join a passionate team where you can learn new skills and really achieve your career goals? What if you could be part of this team with the support of a multi-certificate holder behind you?

Our client, a small animal practice in Totton, Hampshire, is growing fast and looking for an additional veterinary surgeon to join their friendly team.

As well as joining the practice owner, and Advanced Practitioner in small animal surgery, you will also be joining an exceptional team of 2 full time veterinary surgeons, 2 RVNs, 2 SVNs and 3 receptionists with the nurse team having a combined experience of 50 years!

With the practice owner holding multiple certificates including a certificate in emergency medicine and surgery as well as in soft tissue/orthopaedic surgery certAVP(gSAS), our client is in a unique position to offer a varied case load and learning experience. They have orthopaedic equipment on site and are open to investing in further equipment, depending on their vets’ skills sets and interests.

Their days are well structured with consultations between 9am-12pm with ops in between, lunch and then consultations again from 3pm with the last consultation at 6pm with the intention for everyone to leave on time when the practice closes at 7pm.

The ideal candidate will have solid GP experience, be confident with occasional sole charge .


Ideally this is a full-time role to support the growth of the practice, with flexibility for shorter hours considered if required. Full-time their vets currently work 4 days a week, in addition to a shared Saturday rota when they open between 9am and midday, for consultations and emergencies only. There are no OOH.

Included in the package on offer;
Salary up to £52,000 commensurate with experience
4 weeks holiday + 8 bank holidays’ (FTE)
Life assurance 4 x annual salary
Contributory pension scheme
Paid memberships (RCVS, BVA, VDS)
Dedicated CPD allowance
Funding and support towards certificates available
No OOH
Cycle to work scheme
Access to colleague assistance programmes- Retail trust and port of call
Exclusive company discounts and rewards

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