Weekend Veterinary Surgeon

Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    May 28, 2024
  • Expiration date
    May 28, 2025

Job Description


Our client is seeking a Veterinary Surgeon to join their established, vibrant team on a consult-only basis, working Saturdays and providing holiday cover. With strong links to the local community, a close-knit team that prioritises well-being, and the facilities and support needed to deliver top-tier veterinary care, this is an opportunity not to be missed.

The successful candidate will join a supportive team led by a Partner and Vet with extensive experience. The practice is an ISFM Silver award cat-friendly practice with access to the latest technology and facilities, RCVS Small Animal Accreditation, and a growing, loyal client base. The role involves working closely with a small team, including one RVN or SVN and one client care advisor, to cover the Saturday rota and ensure the best care for patients.



  • Provide high-quality veterinary consultations.
  • Work confidently in sole charge.
  • Collaborate with a small team, including an RVN or SVN and a client care advisor.
  • Cover the Saturday rota and provide holiday cover as needed.
  • Maintain the practice’s high standards of care and client service.



  • Qualified Veterinary Surgeon.
  • Confident in sole charge responsibilities.
  • Comfortable working in a small team.
  • Strong communication and client care skills.
  • Dedication to providing excellent veterinary care.



The role offers a competitive salary of up to £13,000 DOE. Additional benefits include:

  • No out-of-hours work.
  • Paid holiday of 28 days, rising to 33 days after 2 years of service (pro rata).
  • Paid professional memberships, including RCVS and BVA.
  • Dedicated CPD allowance and time off, including funding towards certificates.
  • Life assurance at 4 x annual salary.
  • Contributory pension scheme.
  • Private health insurance.
  • Group discounts on pet products and care.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Colleague reward hub with exclusive offers and discounts online and on the high street.
  • Free car parking.


Located near the coast and countryside, this opportunity offers a great lifestyle with excellent local facilities and quality schools, making it an ideal place for all age groups.

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, Our client would love to hear from you!

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