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Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

England, North Yorkshire, Scarborough /
Permanent/Long Term /
£34000 - £50000 per annum

We are looking for a Small Animal veterinary Surgeon to work in superb Independent Small animal practice. The role is with a progressive Practice based in the North Yorkshire area. The role is full time role, with the position becoming available due to retirement.

Key Information:

  • The new vet will perform first opinion consultations, surgery and occasional visits
  • You will share the weekend and out of hours rota which is presently 1 in 4 weekends
  • They have an Out Of Hours Vet does alternate week weekdays, which reduces the weekday rota for the vets to average at 1 in 7 nights
  • The duty vet is responsible for the care of any in patients.
  • They offer a wide variety of veterinary services and encourage discussion and clinical freedom
  • Open discussions of cases allow all the vets to learn from one another and help to continuously improve protocols and the care they offer
  • The practice is looking for a general practitioner but are willing to support a specialism
  • All the vets share equally in consulting, surgery, weekends and out of hours cover
  • The regular working week is 4 days, but they also give extra days which allow long (4 day) weekends off (usually every third week)


  • Salary will depend on experience
  • Offer supported and funded CPD, VDS cover, RCVS, BSAVA and BVA fees
  • In addition to the regular weekdays off as part of your rota they also offer 5 weeks holiday and any bank holidays worked will earn in lieu days off
  • Help with housing if required
  • Mileage for your own vehicle can be paid or they will offer a company car if preferred
  • There is potential for a partnership or directorship in the future if this is of interest
  • The location allows an excellent quality of life
  • The practice ethos is that all the staff in the practice should have the support they need to achieve a happy work life balance

What Happens Next?

If you would like to hear more, please use the 'Apply' button and attach your latest CV. Alternatively, talk to us in confidence about this opportunity and other suitable positions by contacting a member of the Veterinary Division on 01423 813453.

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