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County Durham - Seaham

Small Animal Vet Seaham Vets Gregson Terrace, Seaham SR7 0HS, UK

Practice Type: Small Animal Practice
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
Pay Range: £ 50,000 - £ 65,000 per year GBP
RCVS Fees Funded CPD Discount for own pets Pension
Posted on: 13 Nov 2023

Independent Practice, keyhole Surgery, Clinical Freedom, No Targets

Job Description

Want the flexibility to work around your lifestyle, with a great work / life balance, clinical freedom, no pressure sales or targets, just provide the best care each individual pet requires :-) 

Do you have what it takes to help us grow and develop our already expanding client base and services?

Want to train in / undertake keyhole surgery?

Based in the beautiful North East Coastal town of Seaham, we are an award winning Independent SA practice where change for the better is welcomed!

Due to expansion we require additional Full and Part Time Veterinary Surgeons, to join our current team of 2 vets, 4 RVN's, 4 SVN's and 4 support staff.

FT - either 32 to 40hrs a week over 3 to 4 days (or a mix of both) which ever is your preference,  inc paid designated breaks and admin time.

Flexible working - to allow for a good work / life balance, and family commitments.

Some Saturday mornings (8.30am till 12am) on a rota basis (consults only - 1:3 with time back in lieu the following week).

Salary dependent on experience (up to £65K based on 40hrs)


No On Call

No Bank Holiday Working

Single Site - no travelling from branch to branch allowing for client / case continuity.

One to One support in surgery (if required - with a minimum of two operating days a week for FT working)

Opportunity to undertake Laparoscopic surgery

Opportunity to pursue areas of interest (as we will support & fund relevant certificates)

Opportunity to progress into more senior role if desired (and / or develop the team and practice in a particular area of interest)

Relocation package available (for non agency applicants).

Visa Sponsorship Licence in place.

We are a busy first opinion practice, who appreciate and value our employees.   Based at one site (so no traveling from branch to branch), allowing for client continuity.  We have - Laparoscopic surgery, digital imaging facilities (including dental X ray), ultrasound, endoscope, diathermy, ECG & BP Monitoring, dental equipment, tonometry, in house Idexx lab suite.  

Develop your skills, enjoy the clinical flexibility and freedom of independent practice, manage and follow through your own case load & maintain client continuity, whilst being part of a great close knit team.  We have qualified support staff, Animana practice management system and great clients (well mostly, lets be honest!) - Check out our Google Reviews!

Feel free to contact us for an informal chat either by phone on 07815715780 or email

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