Full Time Small Animal Vet - Norfolk


Julie Powell

Our client is a purpose-built surgery with excellent facilities, in the picturesque market town just south of Norwich. They are now looking for a full time Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon.

There is a team of 4 vets, 6 nurses and 5 support staff with three of the vets having 10 years’ experience. They share interests in diagnostic imaging, cardiac imaging and internal medicine and in the future plan to venture into orthopaedics. Internal referral features on a weekly basis. The whole team is supportive, regularly sharing guidance and experience on both a clinical and a personal basis. The practice enjoys being able to support the local area, both sponsoring and taking part in events. Facilities include a digital x-ray, ultrasound and full Idexx in-house lab.

A typical day consists of both consultations and operations. The practice is 100% small animal treating mostly dogs and cats, occasional small furry and feathered pets too. Experience in small animal surgery required, especially routine operations: neutering, dental descale and extractions, lump removals etc. You will be expected to take part in the OOH rota which is typically one night on call during the week and 1 in 4 weekends, with a Saturday morning surgery. A dedicated nurse is always on call to support the vet.

The ideal candidate will be confident, have experience and will join a team of experienced and supportive colleagues. Candidate should hold a full clean driving licence and must be MRCVS registered. Competitive salary offered and generous CPD allowance, with further study actively encouraged.

If this role sounds of interest please email your CV through to [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.