Lead Veterinary Surgeon- Dalston

Dalston, London (Greater)
Salary package up to £60,000 dependent on experience
12 Mar 2021
09 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

We are seeking a Lead Veterinary Surgeon to join our practice in Dalston, Central London.

As qualified MRCVS, you’ll already have good experience gained in small animal practice. You’ll be competent in clinical examination and surgery and confident working sole charge or as part of the wider team. Sharing our values being trustworthy, caring and progressive, you will have all the softer skills essential to working effectively and empathetically, such as good communication skills, mediation experience, and the ability to share knowledge and lead by being an outstanding, positive example to others.

Branch Partnership opportunities within this practice are also available where you can own part of the clinic, have complete clinical freedom whilst receiving full support from the wider Medivet network.

You will have exceptional communication skills, alongside an interest in managing a team and developing a clinic to its full potential.

The role is working 4 days per week plus 1 in 3 weekend rota.

Salary package up to £60,000 dependent on experience.

We can also support Certificates of Sponsorship for a Tier 2 (General) Visa if you meet the criteria and are eligible to register as a veterinary surgeon with the RCVS upon arrival in the UK.

Key accountabilities:

- Managing team members

- Accountable for the financial performance of the clinic

- Handling complaints

- Meeting regularly with the Regional Team to determine clinic targets

- Clinical excellence

- Handling complicated cases

Skills and experience:

The successful candidate will have at least 3-5 years' experience - a certificate holder would also be an advantage but not essential.

Previous management experience would be preferred, but not essential.


Medivet Dalston is equipped with two consult rooms, one theatre, in-house lab, x-ray, dentistry facilities and more. It feeds into our 24-hour centres for out-of-hour care and access to endoscopy and CT.

The successful candidate will be joining friendly and highly skilled team made up of two vets (including you!) three nurses and one receptionist; most of which have been working in the clinic for a number of years.

Here, you will have steady and interesting caseload, working collaboratively with the team to continue the welcoming and dedicated approach to our client care.

Medivet Dalston is situated with easy access to transport links across London. The practice is a short walk to the tube station (overground) and various buses across the city.

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