Job description: We are searching for a Lead Veterinary Surgeon with ideally at least 5 years’ UK small animal experience (or UK equivalent).

The veterinary practice has been purpose built and it is divided in 3 floors. It is very modern, with lots of natural light including a fantastic staff room. This practice offers a full range of veterinary services and is equipped with state of the art equipment including separate dog and cat wards, digital x-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy and K laser.  We are looking for a clinically strong Veterinary Surgeon with leadership experience, strong medical and surgical skills. Candidates with a specific area of interest or a certificate holder would be taken into account. There is already one Cardiology certificate holder as well as another vet with a certificate in Ophthalmology. This role would also be suitable for someone considering to become a Branch Partner.

This role covers 40 hours a week, including weekends shifts (1:3 Saturdays or 1:6 weekends). This is a 4 day week role which offers a great work/life balance.

Location details: The New Cross veterinary practice is located in South East London, 4.5 miles from Charing Cross. New Cross is served by two railway stations and is served by the London overground.

Salary and Benefits: This is a 4 day week role for 40 hours per week. There is on offer a very competitive package including accommodation allowance. A car is also provided or allowance as well as generous CPD with 3 days paid CPD leave and in house training allowance. VDS, RCVS, BVA fees paid. Exclusive retail,days out and holiday discounts available, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, auto enrollment UK pension scheme and many other benefits including 5 weeks annual leave and fantastic career progression opportunities.

Overseas candidates are entitled for a relocation allowance up to £5000 and UK based candidates moving from different regions are also entitled for up to £2000 relocation assistance.

Start date: We are looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon that can be interviewed now with start dates to be confirmed ASAP. To apply please send your updated CV.