Permanent Full Time Veterinary Surgeon - Derbyshire - Ref: ST11887

Job Role

Veterinary Surgeon

Job Type




My client is currently looking for an enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly team in Derby. This is a full-time role working 40 hours a week over 5 days with a combination of early and late shifts and 1 in 3 Saturdays. There are no OOH with this post.

Their fast-paced practices are very busy with a high surgical case load which allows for surgical progression for those with a keen interest in soft tissue and routine surgery.

Salary up to £35K DOE plus benefits.

They pride themselves on offering high quality vet care at prices affordable to all. They take pleasure in being able to offer a full range of first opinion veterinary services at constantly low prices.

The practice is large and modern, with 4 consult rooms, a dedicated x-ray and ultrasound room and a large modern theatre and prep room. The practice has excellent transport links, including a direct train to London.

They are a 3 Veterinary Surgeon practice with a super support team of 3 Veterinary Nurses and their wonderfully efficient receptionists. Their clinic has an established client base, and their team are passionate about providing gold standard care to our clients and their pets. Their highly experienced Practice Principal regularly provides rewards to the team with Costa Fridays and a monthly practice star award celebrates their employee’s achievements.


• Champion of the client’s core values

• Ability and willingness to share knowledge and mentor/be mentored by others

• Contribute to the practice protocols to facilitate the continuous improvement of clinical standards

• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

• Approachable, caring and empathic whilst instilling a positive “can do” attitude amongst fellow colleagues.

• Be passionate about all aspects of your veterinary work


  • 5 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays

  • 5 days 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

  • Career progression opportunities

  • Free flu jabs

For further information, feel free to call me on 01392 249647, or email me your CV at

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