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Veterinary Surgeon Northampton


purovets Northampton NY United States

2 months ago

• Veterinary Surgeon role at a first opinion and referral practice in the picturesque Northamptonshire

• The perfect environment for learning new skills and achieving advanced qualifications...

• State-of-the-art equipment including an in-house laboratory, endoscopy, ECG, digital x-ray, ultrasound, an onsite CT and much more

• Role which encourages further development and can provide support for those seeking to pursue a certificate.

• No OOH or on call

• Generous benefits package including salary of up to £65,000 dependent on experience and relocation package.

• Full time or part-time can be accommodated with hours and working pattern adjusted to suit the successful candidate.

Are you looking for a role that gives you clinical independence where you be working closely alongside referral Veterinary Surgeons? If so, this could be the role for you

Our client is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join their First Opinion team at a hospital in Northampton. Our client has 3 branches in the local area which have recently enjoyed full refurbishment to create a truly modern working environment. The hospital is well-equipped with internal lab alongside in-house endoscopy and on-site CT (as well digital radiography, doppler ultrasonography, purpose-built dental suite, and mobile MRI service).

You will be working closely alongside the referral Veterinary Surgeons, who are certificate holders in a variety of small animal disciplines. You will rarely have to refer a case externally, and you can follow investigations that will be happening in the same building. This is a perfect environment for learning new skills and achieving advanced qualifications. They also have a great team of 13 Veterinary Surgeons (majority of them are certificate holders), a large team of Registered Veterinary Nurses, Student Veterinary Nurses, Kennel Assistants, and a Lab Technician.

This position requires a reliable, responsible, and flexible individual. You must be RCVS registered, you will be confident consulting, performing first opinion surgical procedures, and providing dedicated inpatient care. High standards of client and patient care are essential, as well as the ability to work well in a team.

The hospital is situated in a large, picturesque village in West Northamptonshire, offering a wide range of sporting, recreational and cultural activities, with great links to London and Birmingham.

The Rota:

• Full time or part time position

• Either 4 x 10-hour shifts, or 5 x 8-hour shifts are available

• Saturday shifts on a rota (with time off in lieu)

• No OOH or on call


• Competitive salary up to £65,000 depending on experience

• Relocation package up to £5,000

• Encourage further development and can provide support for those seeking to pursue a certificate.

• 6.6 weeks' annual leave

• Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service

• Paid birthday leave

• Enhanced family-friendly policies including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay

• RCVS, BVA and VDS fees paid

•£1250 CPD allowance with 5 days paid pro rata

• Certificate support

• Pension scheme

• Discounted staff pet care

• Staff discount

To apply please contact Lorna on 01904 570056 or email a copy of your up-to-date CV to

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And don't forget, if this position is of no interest to you but you know someone who may be interested, please pass on our details. We offer £250* for every successful candidate referral. *Terms and conditions apply
Northampton NY USA

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