• Location: Preston

  • Reference: VAC-25716

  • Sector: Vet Jobs

  • Job type: Permanent Jobs

  • Expires: 2024-07-14

Job Title: Veterinary Surgeon

Location: Preston, Lancashire, UK
Salary: £65,000 per year
Job Type: Permanent, Full-time

Job Description:

As a Veterinary Surgeon, you will be responsible for delivering high-quality medical and surgical care to our animal patients. This full-time role offers a balance between professional development and personal life, with a work schedule designed to ensure a healthy work/life balance. The role involves working 39 hours a week over 4 days, including a fair share of weekends.

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • Veterinary degree (DVM, VMD, BVSc, or equivalent)
  • Current license to practice veterinary medicine in the UK
  • Strong clinical skills in diagnostics, surgery, and patient care
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team
  • Compassionate and dedicated to animal welfare

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • Experience in a small animal practice
  • Proficiency with veterinary software systems
  • Additional certifications or specializations

Work Schedule:

  • Full-time position, working 39 hours a week over 4 days
  • Weekend rota: 1:3 Saturdays or 1:6 Saturday and Sundays


  • Competitive salary of £65,000 per year
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development
  • Access to advanced diagnostic and surgical equipment
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • A healthy work/life balance

How to Apply:

If you are a dedicated and compassionate Veterinary Surgeon looking for a full-time position that offers professional growth and a balanced lifestyle, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and cover letter detailing your experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this position.

We look forward to welcoming you to our team!

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