We are recruiting a permanent small animal veterinary surgeon to join an independent practice on the coastal outskirts of Durham. This is a full-time position working 4 days per week equally 36 hours from 8.30am - 6.30pm. The practice will also consider part time applications with the working hours of 2 to 4 days per week with a mixture of full or half days. There is flexibility with the hours so the surgeon may work full or half days or a mixture of them both. There is a weekend rota of Saturday mornings working the hours of 8.30am - 12pm. Located on the beautiful coast on the outskirts of the City if Durham the practice offers a lovely place to work with surrounding countryside. The role offers the veterinary surgeon to develop their clinical skills and knowledge whilst working for an independent practice. They offer the opportunity for the surgeon to work through their own case load from start to finish thus establishing good working relationships with the clients. The practice offers plenty of ongoing support and provides state of the art facilities in a modern working environment. Offers a family friendly service to the local community in a relaxed working environment Excellent career development opportunity Offers excellent customer service and has an excellent reputation within the community Vet Seekers act as an employment business and an employment agency for the supply of Locum and permanent staff for the veterinary industry throughout the UK and overseas.