Head Veterinary Surgeon Opportunity **Relocation Package Available** County Durham

Job Role

Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type




My client in the County Durham area is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon that is looking to take the next step in their career and join their team as Head Vet.

They are an independently run business with 2 branches in the County Durham area. They pride themselves on the fact that all of their clinical staff are fully qualified through the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, and hold a wealth of experience within the Veterinary field.

The team is ever growing with 7 vets across the 2 branches are well as a team of super passionate RVNS and supporting staff. The practice do majority of surgery in clinic and only refer out when it is not something the team can handle. This means every working day if different and the case load is constantly changing keeping. With excellent clinical exposure and the autonomy over your caseload, you will have a varied working day with a mix of surgery and consults.

They offer an unlimited CPD budget including certificate funding as well dedicated days off and study time.

The clinic has a very varied case load & currently don’t do any OOH’s allowing staff to have a brilliant work lift balance. The weekend rota has the vets working a 9.30am to 12.30pm shift once every 4 weeks with time back in Lieu.

You will need to be committed to developing the practices and providing high standards of care to both their patients, and clients. You will join and guide an excellent multi-disciplinary team that provides the opportunity to work with some of the most dedicated veterinary professionals in a supportive environment.

This exciting role will require the candidate to:

  • Provide clinical services as a consultant,

  • Support and develop the team,

  • Work collaboratively with all other services and foster good relationships

  • Demonstrate professional standards that will advance patient care

  • Be an ambassador for the team

If you are thinking of relocating and think this could be a role for you, the practice will offer a relocation package to assist with moving costs as well as the first few months’ rent.

For the right person the client is offering a fantastic package including an industry leading salary of £70,000 DOE.

If this role could be of interest to you, or you would like some further information, please call 01392 691033 or email your CV to Chloe@jhprecruitment.com.

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