Veterinary Anaesthesia Specialist (ECVAA/ACVAA Boarded, or residency-trained clinician)

Location Surrey
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Above Market Salary + Benefits!
Contact name: Sophie Gould

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Job ref: SGARUA
Published: 8 months ago

We are delighted to have this great position with an impressive Independently owned hospital based in South England. As well as specialising in animal cancers, the clinic is highly skilled and experts in soft-tissue surgery, internal medicine, anaesthesia, pain management and radiology.

You would be joining the leading centre in Europe for interventional procedures, offering innovative solutions for strictures, vascular anomalies and cancer.

About the Role:

We are looking for an ECVAA/ACVAA Diplomate or board eligible Diplomate to join and complement the existing team. The current anaesthesia team presently consists of one ECVAA Diplomate and one ECVAA board eligible Diplomate working alongside
a dedicated anaesthesia intern and a team of experienced and motivated referral nurses.

The anaesthesia team works alongside specialist in these disciplines to ensure excellent patient care and outcome. The hospital provides an interesting and varied caseload involving secondary and tertiary referral cases.

You will have a high exposure to complex soft tissue oncological cases such as adrenalectomies, liver lobectomies, vascular surgery and pneumonectomies as well as innovative interventional radiology cases
including embolisation, stenting and other ablation therapies. Plans exist to introduce radiation oncology soon.

The Practice:
The hospital is a purpose-built referral hospital located in Surrey, with excellent road and rail access into London, close proximity to multiple airports and less than an hour away from the south coast.

The hospital contains four large state-of-the-art theatres exposed to natural light, a large prep area, digital radiography, fluoroscopy, an advanced ultrasound machine for locoregional anaesthesia, a 160 slice CT scanner and a Cell Saver unit facilitating intra-operative blood transfusions.

Research opportunities available for all staff.

Hours: This is a full-time (4 days/week) role but part-time arrangements will be considered. There is no formal on-call requirement but occasional telephone advice may be sought.


  • Generous salary DOE

  • Four day working week,

  • 26.5 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays (pro-rated if part-time),

  • external CPD allowance,

  • ECVAA / ACVAA registration,

  • employee assistance programme,

  • healthcare benefits,

  • death in service,

  • work based pension scheme,

  • free parking and fresh fruit delivered each week.

If you are an experienced Veterinary Anaesthetist and this role is of interest and would like a preliminary chat- 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.

If you know someone else who may be interested, why not pass this advert on to them. If we successfully place someone, you've referred to us; we'll give you £200 in high street vouchers as a way of saying thank you.

All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.