Full or Part Time Veterinary Surgeon near Canterbury


Julie Powell

Our client is a purpose designed modern small animal practice situated 4 miles from Canterbury. They are now looking for a full or part time Veterinary Surgeon to join their team.

The practice is based in a delightful rural location but with easy access to both London and Europe via the Channel Tunnel. The practice has a separate ISFM Gold Standard Cat-Only Clinic and a Rehabilitation Clinic with an aqua treadmill all on the same site. There are friendly clients with a normal percentage of insured pets and they offer 20 minute consultations as standard.

The practice has 5.5 FTE Vets, 10 RVNs, 1 Student Nurse, 2 VCAs, 5 Receptionists and a Practice Manager. There is also a visiting specialist for orthopaedics, cardiology and ultrasound.

They are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join the friendly, caring team. The day-to-day duties include consulting and operating allocated on an equal shared rota. All consultations are 20 minutes with 40 minutes for new patients and euthanasias. There will be operating support available if required. This is a full-time role working 40 hours a week over 4 days. The working hours will be 8.30-7pm and 1-3 Saturday mornings, shifts can be flexible for part-time work. There is no OOH.

The ideal candidate will need to be RCVS registered with great communication skills and be at least 4 years qualified.

For more information on this role or if you would like to apply then please contact [email protected] or give me a call on 01422 433900.

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Bright Leaf Recruitment is a recruitment agency specialising in veterinary recruitment. We have been placing exceptional veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses in great roles around the United Kingdom, Dubai and Australia since 2010. Our team of expert recruiters have over two decades of experience in the veterinary recruitment industry.