Veterinary Surgeon- Flexible Hours

Location Chelmsford
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Competitive
Contact name: Paul

Contact email:
Job ref: PMC4120
Published: 16 days ago


Our client are seeking an experienced RCVS registered veterinary surgeon to join their professional but friendly and fun team in Chelmsford. This is a chance to work within a great environment for someone looking to contribute to shaping the future direction of the practice. Their JVP is keen to offer support to all of the team alongside promoting clinical freedom and the opportunity to work up cases to a high standard. 


They are a veterinary nursing training practice and have our RCVS practice standards accreditation. Their spacious surgery has state of the art equipment including digital x-ray, dental x-ray and high spec ultrasound. We have 3 consultation rooms, dedicated operating theatre, lab area, prep room and separate dog, cat and isolation wards. 

The current team consists of 4 Vets, 5 RVNs, 2 SVNs, 2 VCAs, 3 receptionists and a practice manager and admin team. They are hugely supportive of each other and take pride in the strong relationships we have built, and continue to build, with their large and loyal client base. 

Working hours:
The full time rota is an average of 40 hours per week, consisting of 4 weekdays per week, 9am – 7pm, 1 full weekend and one Saturday every 5 weeks. They are open 9am – 6pm on Saturdays and 10.30am – 4pm on Sundays, week day lieu days are provided for the weekend shifts. 
There are no OOH duties or on call with this role, allowing you to enjoy an excellent work/life balance. 
This is a full time or part time role. They are happy to be flexible with hours and shift patterns for candidates looking for part time work, but engagement in the weekend rota will be required. 

In return, they offer: 
•    Excellent career opportunities and development due to their varied case load
•    Competitive salary (£50,000 - £65,000 FTE per anum)
•    Standard annual leave allowance of 28 days including bank holidays rising to 33 days including bank holidays after 2 full years of service
•    Contributory pension scheme
•    Generous CPD allowance
•    Paid memberships (RCVS, BVA, VDS) 
•    Exclusive company discounts and rewards

If you wish to apply send a CV through the link with a mention of when you will be available for a registration call.

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Paul on 07936947875 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 02887658068.If you know someone else who may be interested, why not pass this advert on to them.

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