Full/Part Time – Veterinary Surgeon – Kent – Ref: JM13395

Job Role

Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type




My client has an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Veterinary Surgeon at our well-equipped first opinion, referral small animal and exotic Veterinary practice in Kent. 

The successful candidate will be working alongside a friendly team of qualified Vets, Nurses, and animal care assistants to provide a high standard of care for their clients and hospital patients. The Vets see an exciting and varied exotics caseload and have the opportunity to continually develop their skills through an excellent CPD programme.

This is a full-time position (40-hour week) with weekends on a 1:4 rota basis and no OOH. However, part-time applications will also be considered alongside flexible working arrangements should they be needed. The role would ideally be suitable for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon in exotics or small animals looking for a new challenge in a supportive environment.

The salary for the role is up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience.

The practice has worked hard to create a family-like culture and happy working environment. The team is made up of 3 exceptional Vets (including our CD who supports the clinical team), and 9 dedicated Nurses. The practice has a supportive culture in place to get you through every working day!

The ideal Vet will have experience with exotics and small animals. The successful candidate will have excellent customer service and communication skills, be an effective team player and have an organised and systematic approach when making decisions to be able to carry out the role efficiently. You will also maintain membership in the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons.

Benefits (subject to pro-rata):

• 5 weeks paid holiday, not including bank holidays

• 5 days of paid CPD leave

• £1250 CPD Allowance per annum

• Private Medical Insurance

• VDS Membership paid

• BVA Membership paid

• Service based holiday entitlement increases

• VDS cover

• Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay

• Enhanced paternity pay

• Birthday leave

• Discounted veterinary fees

• My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships

• Cycle to Work scheme

• Pension

• CPD/training support

• Paid bereavement leave

• Company sick pay

• Employee opinion survey

• Free uniform in a number of roles

• Annual pay reviews

• Social events

• Sponsorship for overseas employees

• Academy & Leadership courses

• Focus on employee wellbeing

• Relocation packages

• Career progression opportunities

• Free flu jabs

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

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