Veterinary Surgeon - Up to £65,000

Location Crawley
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £65k
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Published: 25 days ago

As of this week we are looking for an experienced full time or part time Veterinary Surgeon to join one of our client's practices based in West Sussex!


This is a fantastic chance to work within a supportive practice with an established client base.

Ideal Location: With ample parking in front of the practice and there are good links to public transport if required. Gatwick is within a 15 minute commute and you can be in London within 40 minutes on the train.

Team: You will be joining a friendly and passionate team consisting of 4 vets, 6 nurses, 2 SVN, 2 VCAs and 6 receptionist plus an experienced practice manager. The partnes of the practice each have over 10 years of experience alone!

The team hold a variety of interests: Head Vet holds a Certificate in Small Animal Oncology and about to finish a Certificate in Diagnostic Imaging; another with Rabbit nursing diploma and a diploma in emergency and critical care, and the final partner having a Certificate in Small Animal Medicine but also has an interest in surgery and exotics as well. The rest of the vet team ranges from certificate holders to new and recent graduates.

About you:

  • Ideally we are looking for experienced vets: you will feel confident with routine surgical and medical cases. The practice offers clinical freedom and the opportunity to work with a varied and loyal client base, working up cases to a high standard.


If interested in a full time position, you would be working 40 hours per week, over a 4 day rota with one fixed day off. Weekends are on rota, with an extra day off when working a full weekend.

  • Part time hours are considered with a minimal requirement of 30 hours per week.

The Practice: You will be working from a practice that is purpose built and well equipped with the usual tools such as capnography, ECG, biochemistry and haematology in house, digital radiography and ultrasound machine. They are very fortunate to have separate waiting areas for cats and dogs as well as separate kennels at the back. The majority of our clients are insured allowing us the freedom to offer gold standard treatment and to work up our cases as much as possible.


  • Excellent career opportunities

  • Salary up to 65k for the right candidate (pro rata for part time hours)

  • Annual leave including bank holidays

  • Contributory pension scheme

  • Supportive and friendly team environment

  • Generous CPD

  • Paid RCVS and VDS memberships plus a membership of choice

If you're passionate about veterinary and have a few years post grad experience, we'd love to hear from you! Contact Sophie for more details on the practice!

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 8765 8068.

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.