Veterinary Surgeon - Colchester

Colchester, Essex
Competitive Salary
02 Apr 2021
30 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking to expand our team

We are a fully independent small animal practice looking to expand our current team of ten vets.  We would like to recruit a new full-time vet but would also be interested to hear from you if you are looking for a part-time position.

We are based in a large and purpose-built premises.  Our practice is well equipped with an excellent range of diagnostic facilities.

We are a busy first opinion practice working to a high standard of veterinary care and we can provide plenty of opportunity for you to further your surgical and medical experience.

The successful applicant would be free to work up and manage their own cases with excellent support from our large team of qualified nurses and with the backup of skilled and experienced colleagues.  We are proud of our low staff turnover, and we provide a strong team approach in a supportive, friendly and professional environment.

We place a great deal of importance on a good work life balance and we are increasing the size of our veterinary team to improve this further.  We are looking for a proactive candidate with good communication skills and a passion for veterinary work and client care.

Experience of working in UK small animal practice is essential.  We believe that our practice, set on the Essex/Suffolk border provides the perfect setting for you to thrive in your veterinary career and be happy in your time away from work.  

  • We work a four-day week with the same day off each week and an additional Friday off every six weeks.
  • We work a one in six weekend rota and have external out of hours cover.
  • We allow six weeks of holiday every year and with an unlimited CPD budget, we are happy to encourage and support your professional development.
  • We pay well and would base a favourable salary on your experience.

To submit your application click the apply button.

We are at and you can find us on Facebook as Colne Valley Vets.


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