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Permanent Veterinary Surgeon (VETSEEK-13891)

Woodbridge, Suffolk

Veterinary Surgeon

£35,000 to £45,000 per annum

Full time / Permanent

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Job description

We are currently recruiting for a Permanent Veterinary Surgeon to join an independent small animal practice in Woodbridge, Suffolk. This role would suit a veterinary surgeon with at least 1 years post graduate experience who is looking to expand on their surgical skills and help a practice develop the service they provide.

This role is full time for 4.5 days per week from 8:45am to 6pm along with 1 in 10 weekends. There will be no sole charge or OOH work.

Key details:

  • Type: Small animal
  • Hours: Full time, 4.5 days per week
  • Weekends: 1 in 10 weekends
  • OOH: None
  • Sole charge: None
  • Consultations:15 minutes
  • Branch work: Some to cover holidays and sickness

About you:

  • Ideally you will have at least 1 year of post graduate experience
  • A keen surgical interest would be essential for this position
  • Excellent client care skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • A desire to complete a certificate and grow your overall veterinary knowledge
  • Ideally you will have a driving license however this is not essential

About them:

An independent well-established veterinary practice in the Ipswich area with a clear aim to provide a professional caring service to all clients and animals. They see a variety of clients from small to equine animal and also provide a full out of hours emergency service. They have a full range of diagnostic facilities which include an in house laboratory, full dental equipment, x-ray machine, ultrasound, ECG and well equipped operating theatre. They have a well balanced team which includes experienced vets with multiple certificates as well as those recently graduated and beginning their career.


  • Salary: 35,000 to 45,000 per annum, commensurate to experience
  • Holidays: 23 days annual leave
  • CPD: Generous allowance
  • Memberships: RCVS and VDS fees paid
  • Excellent company pension
  • Career development opportunities
  • Certificates supported
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards

Must haves:

RCVS registered and qualified or soon to be

Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom

Have excellent verbal and written communication skills

What happens next?

CLICK APPLY NOW or if you have any pre-application questions or if this role is not quite right for you, please contact the Vet Seekers team (details below) to discuss your veterinary career aspirations further.

Please quote job reference: 13891

T: 0333 014 7374

E: hello@vetseekers.co.uk

W: www.vetseekers.co.uk

Please note: All communications and applications are treated in the strictest confidence. When it comes to your privacy, as an ethical veterinary recruiter we do not send your details anywhere without your permission.

Vet Seekers was established in 2016 and is a multi-award-winning specialist veterinary recruitment agency (2019, 2020, 2021) and acts as an employment business for the supply of locum and permanent staff for the veterinary industry across the UK and overseas.

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