Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location: Abbey Wood - London
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #596

Job Type:       Veterinary Surgeon

Salary:            From £35,000+ pa DOE

Hours:            40 hrs pw. No OOH’s

Location:        Abbey Wood, South East London

Job ref:           596

Here at Vetfinders we are helping a practice find their next hire. They have a new opportunity for a proactive and enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeon to join their team.

If you are an individual who is committed to the growth and development of both yourself and your clients, then come and join this independent, small animal practice in Abbey Wood, South East London.


  • Full or Part Time
  • No OOH or Bank Holidays
  • Structured shifts, 9am to 6.30pm Mon – Fri
  • 1:3 Saturdays 8.30am to 12.30pm

The practice is purpose built with a good range of modern equipment to assist you. They have a progressive team, open to new ideas and take pride in offering a high standard of care to their clients and patients.

They have a team of 5 fully qualified nurses and 4 vets all providing excellent support, contributing to the growth of the team and the practice.

This practice has a large client base, providing you with a full and varied caseload offering plenty of opportunities for you to further your surgical and medical experience.

They strive to provide outstanding care for all of their patients and exceptional customer service. You will need the ability to formulate and carry out a clinical plan. You will be able to develop your veterinary skills in any chosen field of interest, in a very supportive environment.

Flexible on the number of years of experience, but must be able to do routine surgical procedures. A minimum of 2 years’ experience preferred. There is no sole-charge.


  • RCVS, VDS & BVNA membership fees included
  • CPD allowance. £1000 per annum
  • Staff discounts
  • Pension scheme

The Practice

We are an independent small animal practice established for over 20 years.

We are a training practice and would be happy for the candidate to consider a clinical coach position. We are also able to support further learning for our registered nurses, including certificates

We are an RCVS accredited practice and are equipped with ultrasonography, endoscopy, digital and dental radiography and in house laboratory machines.

Some of our team members have been here for over 15 years and we all look forward to welcoming the next member of our family.

We enjoy socialising, eating cakes and frequently order a team Starbucks.

This is a great chance to be involved in a growing independent practice surrounded by a motivated supportive team helping you to do the work you trained to do.

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