Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location: Glossop, Derbyshire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #417

Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Location: Glossop, High Peak, Derbyshire

Hours: Permanent, 37.5 hours a week,

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience


VetFinders are recruiting for our client in Glossop, Derbyshire. This independent practice is looking for an experienced, Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon, with immediate effect. This is a fantastic opportunity for a 2 years plus qualified Vet, looking to join an expanding team, and ever-increasing case load.


Benefits package:

Benefits of working for this successful and well-respected practice are:

· Competitive salary dependant on experience

· RCVS/ VDS paid

· CPD allowance of £1250

· Generous holidays


The Role:

As a small animal Veterinary Surgeon, you will need to be able and comfortable with a mixture of consultations and surgical procedures of general practice.


The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience, this is not essential, but preferred.


This role is being offered on a permanent basis at 37.5 hours per week, with 1 inpatient night per week, 1 in 5 Saturdays and weekend in patient duties. No OOH phones. There will be occasional sole charge, along side an RVN from time to time.


About the practice:

The practice is a fast paced, forward thinking, established practice with an excellent reputation within the community. It focuses on development and boasts excellent facilities and a great team environment, with a low staff turnover.  


The practices’ aim is to provide the highest standards of customer service and care for its owners and their pets. They offer a friendly and professional service, at fair prices with a personal touch.


The team consists of 7 Vets, 8 RVNs, 1 SVN, 3 ACAs and 8 Receptionists across its two-practice set up, lots of experience to learn from and ask for advice.


The practice has excellent facilities including digital x ray, Ultrasound, Endoscopy, Ultrasonic dental equipment.


Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the UK
  • Compassion and empathy
  • Effective decision-making ability
  • Excellent Interpersonal skills
  • The ability to problem solve


To apply for this vacancy or request more information please send your CV to

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