Full/Part Time – Veterinary Surgeon – Kent – Ref: JM12252

Job Role

Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type




Would you like to be part of a progressive and growing team? Do you have an interest in orthopaedic surgery and are looking to learn on the job? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you in Kent!

The practice is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join their supportive and thoughtful team, who strive to offer the best standards of care to their clients and their pets.

The practice has been open for 4 1/2 years and has an ultrasound, in-house lab, and x-ray. They also converted their x-ray room into a euthanasia room so that it is more comfortable and not so clinical for those difficult times.

The practice does all the routine surgeries plus orthopaedic ops. They have 2 full-time Vets, and their other business partner (vet) visits every couple of weeks to do ultrasounds including heart scans, some eye surgeries, and orthopaedic surgeries. The team has 4 Qualified Nurses, 1 Trainee Nurse, 1 VCA and 3 Receptionists.

The team are always very friendly and bubbly, with time for tea, cake, and a chat. The practice is a member of the practice standards scheme and has an outstanding award for client service, they take great pride in being known to the public for our friendly, welcoming service.

The practice is looking for someone confident, friendly, and enthusiastic with great communication skills. You'll have good general small animal surgical and medical abilities and a desire to learn and improve. The practice has a varied caseload, and you should be flexible and work well under pressure. Animal welfare is important to us, and you should share the same ethos.

The role is full or part-time due to flexibility within the team and will include weekends on a 1-in-2 rota basis and no OOHs. Flexible working is readily available with school hours an option. There will be occasional sole charge, but only once you are comfortable with this. They welcome new graduates and will be happy to consider anyone and their different circumstances!


· Excellent career opportunities and development due to our varied case load

· Salary up to £50,000 (DOE) + £5K Signing Bonus

· Contributory pension scheme

· Generous CPD

· Funding of certificates for the right candidate

· Paid memberships (RCVS, VDS)

· Exclusive company discounts and rewards

· Plenty of tea and cake!

For further information, feel free to call me on 01392 249645, or email me your CV at jessica@jhprecruitment.com

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