Lead Veterinary Surgeon - Surrey - Ref RL10217

Job Role

Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type




Due to continued growth, our clients are looking for a Lead Veterinary Surgeon to join their team on a full time basis. The Lead Veterinary Surgeon's role is key to the team's ability to succeed. They will be leading and working alongside a clinical team including vets, nurses and receptionists across the practices, all aiming towards providing the highest standards of care while, maximising convenience, reducing customer effort and bond clients to the Practice. The Lead Veterinary Surgeon is responsible for managing the clinical activities of the Vets and acts as the first line of management, developing the team to optimise uptake of clinical services. The Lead Veterinary Surgeon is to support and work closely with and assist the Clinical Director to provide leadership, coordination, ensure adequate cover for shifts, appropriate training and development to their team and when not deputising to undertake duties of a vet. They also need to take part in the day-to-day organisation of the team and responding to requests for unplanned absence cover. The role is 40 hours over 4 days with a mixture of 8 am starts and 8 pm finishes, 1:5 weekend day shifts and no on call. Main purpose & goals To understand, help to develop and implement practice policies. To demonstrate a commitment to CPD and training within your role. To assist in effectively leading and developing the veterinary team under the direction of the Clinical Director. To assist in providing vets to all areas of the practice to support operations, being guided by the needs set out by, and in close liaison with the Clinical Director. Benefits: Health Plan and Mental Health Support 25 Days Annual leave (including bank holidays)  plus your birthday off! RCVS /VDS membership fully funded Staff Discount on pet care, Pet Health Plan and Pet Plan insurance For more information call us directly on 01392 444115 or email your CV to info@jhprecruitment.com

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