Full Time Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon - near Eastbourne


Julie Powell
Our client is a large mixed practice with dedicated small animal, farm & equine departments, who are looking for a full time Veterinary Surgeon to join them.

This is an opportunity to live in a beautiful area near Brighton and the South Downs with great transport links to London and Gatwick. This is a progressive, well equipped practice with facilities including:TTA, ASIF, laparoscopy, digital radiography, endoscopy, ultrasound/doppler etc. The practice sees a varied surgical and medical caseload. The team have a full-time laboratory technician, who will run a very large range of diagnostics “in house” to provide an exceptional level of care to patients.

The team comprises of 8 vets, 11 nurses and support staff. CPD is encouraged and funded with additional study time offered for those working towards certificates. They are now looking for an enthusiastic small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join them. The position is full time working 4.5 days per week, with 1:4 weekends and 1:5 OOH. The practice is passionate about their employees having a real work-life balance, therefore time in lieu for OOH duties is given.

The position would be predominantly with the small animal team but there may be a mixed role for the right candidate. You will be based primarily in one location with occasionally cover at a local branch. The ideal candidate will be motivated, enthusiastic, positive, with a can-do attitude and an excellent bedside manner. Recent graduates or more experienced vets considered, with flexibility for the role to be adapted to your level of experience. Recent graduates are encouraged and very well supported throughout their progression by certificate holders with a wealth of training experience.

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.