Veterinary Job

Littlehampton - Rustington

Small Animal Vet Petcare Veterinary Clinic Rustington, Littlehampton BN16 2NL, UK

Practice Type: Small Animal Practice
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time or Part Time
Min Offered: £ 30,000 per year GBP
RCVS Fees Funded CPD Discount for own pets Accommodation Pension
Posted on: 21 Nov 2019


Job Description

Veterinary Surgeon

Position Available


We have an exciting opportunity for a Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon to join our team.


Average 35 hrs a week. Part time, flexible and a 4 day week considered.


We are an independent and proud RCVS accredited SA practice with a strong focus on client service and clinical excellence.


The position involves all aspects of first opinion work and we encourage clinical freedom from our vets to work up their own cases from presentation to completion. We believe quality not quantity is what is best for our team and patients.

We are looking for a capable and caring vet with a forward thinking approach to deliver outstanding service to our loyal clients and their pets. A desire to bond with clients and build their own client base is essential.


Established and well-equipped practice between the Sea and South Downs National Park. Chichester, Worthing and Brighton are within easy reach, and London is commutable via train.


  • Independent and proud RCVS accredited SA practice with a strong focus on client service and clinical excellence
  • Purpose built and pleasant premises in the heart of Rustington, with lots of natural light.
  • Long standing, experienced, reputable support team of RVN’s
  • Professional, friendly and knowledgeable front of house team


  • Average 35 hrs a week - 4 day week – Wed and Fri. off alternate weeks.
  • Monday – Friday 2 early finishes a week.
  • Shifts 8.30-4pm / 8.30am-7pm (Part time and flexible hours considered).
  • 1:4 Weekday on call rota
  • 1:12 Weekend on call rota (includes branch work)
  • 1:3 Saturday mornings
  • Shared B.Hols pro rota


  • 5 weeks holiday plus BH’s
  • Birthday leave
  • Remuneration £30,000-£40,000 commensurate with experience
  • Generous CPD allowance
  • Paid RCVS and VDS Membership
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Discounted veterinary products and services for own pets
  • A relocation package or accommodation may be available for the right candidate


  • Modern laboratory suite
  • Automatic x-rays and developing facilities
  • In House Dental Suite
  • Ultrasound


  • In House and Local OOH Service
  • Well established Pet Health Plan Scheme
  • Modern PMS


Are you looking for:

  • A better work/life balance?
  • A reputable first opinion independent practice?
  • Clinical responsibility and freedom without the micro-management?
  • The chance to work up cases to the highest level?

Are you:

  • Self-motivated, hardworking and reliable?
  • Clinically confident and confident with sole charge?
  • Dedicated and willing to go that extra mile to ensure that client satisfaction and clinical services are delivered?

Do you have?

  • First opinion UK experience with a high standard of written and spoken English?
  • A friendly and compassionate bedside manner?
  • A desire to bond with clients and build your own client base?


If you would like to know more about our practice and our role, please call Kate for an informal chat on 01903 782387 or email To introduce yourself and to apply for our role, email your CV and covering letter to We look forward to hearing from you.


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