Veterinary Surgeon

Taverham Veterinary Practice, Fir Covert Rd
Permanent, Full time
Competitive Salary

Posted on 13/10/2020

The Role

We are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our 1st opinion team. Your time will be split between seeing small animal consultations, performing elective and emergency surgery and assisting with the management of our hospital inpatients. Depending upon the level of experience with emergency work, you will either have a fully supported role as part of our twilight team working alongside an experienced ECC clinician as part of the Norwich Night Vet Emergency service or you may be included in the full night team rota. You will also provide a supportive role in assisting with our growing certificate level referral work.

About Us

We are an established 1st opinion, referral and dedicated OOH ECC RCVS accredited hospital in Norwich. We have a purpose built award winning building and our current vets hold certificates in ECC, Cardiology, Orthopaedics, Dermatology, Endoscopy, Ophthalmology, Medicine and Diagnostic Imaging. We have an intern training program, orthopaedic training program and an exciting extension in the planning. 

Weekly clinical meetings and morning rounds make for a stimulating and supportive environment. This is backed up by a comprehensive lab, shiny new Storz rigid and flexible endoscopy kit, hydrotherapy/physio suite, DR digital X-Ray, Dental Xray, Vivid 7/Mylab Ultrasounds, laparoscopic equipment and a full range of orthopaedic equipment. CT is on its way too! 

Applicant Requirements

The successful applicant will ideally have experience which includes some emergency work and be competent in routine neutering surgery. Above all, you must be enthusiastic to learn and dedicated to providing an exceptional level of care for our clients and patients. If you want a lively stimulating atmosphere with plenty of interesting work combined with lots of time to rest to enjoy the wonders of Norfolk then please get in touch!

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As a Disability Confident Employer we are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long term health conditions, and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.
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Speak to Susana Belles Jimenez from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.

Susana Belles Jimenez

International Recruitment Consultant


Taverham Veterinary Practice, Fir Covert Rd

Fir Covert Road, Taverham, Norwich, NR8 6HT, Norfolk, United Kingdom

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Animals treated

  • Small animal