Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Location Dublin
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: €45-65k + Benefits!
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SGUBRHA
Published: 9 days ago

Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon Role x2

We are pleased to be representing a practice in Dublin which is a state-of-the-art Small Animal Referral Hospital located in North Dublin! They have all the typical mod-cons in a referral hospital allowing in depth case work up on your patients; including Digital Radiography, Endoscopy, Ultrasonography, Laparoscopy, Dentistry services, In-house Laboratory and two Surgical suites with multiparameter patient monitoring.

No two days are ever alike, and you should expect an interesting variety of medical and surgical caseloads. Their brilliant team consists of 8 Veterinary Surgeons, 8 Veterinary Nurses, 3 Animal Care Assistants and 6 Receptionists. They also have certificate holders in ECC and Wildlife, with many of their Vets and Nurses currently studying for certificates in Dentistry, Exotics and Anaesthesia. They have a friendly, hard-working, and fast-paced environment!

The Role

  • They have two amazing opportunities within their hospital

  • Full-time, Permanent contract for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon

  • Full-time, temporary maternity leave cover contract for a Veterinary Surgeon (12 months – from October 2023)

  • These are both full-time positions of 39hours/4 days per week with 1 in 3 weekends. A typical work week would consist of 3 short days and 1 long day. The shift patterns are flexible.

  • There is no Out of Hours with this role.

  • Your responsibilities would rotate between several aspects of the hospital covering consulting shifts, surgery shifts and floating shifts giving all vets and nurses time to work up their cases.

  • The salary for this position is between €45,000-€65,000 depending on experience.


  • 22 days Annual Leave

  • Birthday Leave

  • Paid Maternity Leave Package

  • Paid Paternity Leave

  • Cycle to Work Scheme

  • Paid Bereavement Leave

  • Company Sick Pay

  • €1300 annual CPD allowance with 5 days paid CPD days pro rata

  • Funding of any Certificates / Diplomas / PhD’s you may want to pursue

  • Career Progression Opportunities

  • VCI membership paid

  • VDS cover paid

  • Annual Pay Reviews

  • Benefits - reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with hundreds of retailers

  • Employer Pension Contributions

  • Free Flu Inoculations

  • Discounted Veterinary Fees

If you are a n Experienced Small Animal Vet looking for a new role in Dublin and want to be surrounded by an experienced team - Get in Touch with Sophie Today!

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Sophie on 07519119233 or email a CV to

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on 028 8744 0649.

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