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Job Title – Veterinary Surgeon – small animal

Location – Norfolk

We are looking for a veterinary surgeon, either for a permanent role or long term locum for a practice in Norfolk.

The practice has accommodation available in a lovely a Norfolk village

The work is in a recently opened shop conversion practice, solely small animal with 2 other vets each day and 2 qualified VN and 2 ANA plus 2.5 receptionists. The working day is 4 or 4.5 day week. 1 in 8 on call, which equates to a weeknight every other week, 1 full weekend on call in 8 and an average of 1 Saturday morning in 6 (so an odd extra above the full weekend Saturdays).

For further details please email – Ulrich@vkrecruitment.co.uk

or call Ulrich on 01289 332 641


Veterinary Surgeon – Farm Vets | Multiple locations nationwide

Would you like to join a friendly, capable and motivated team?

Due to expansion, our client looking for vets to join their enthusiastic farm focused team overseeing the health and welfare of their clients’ stock. These roles would suit an experienced vet wishing to work at a more senior level and be able to relocate if necessary. However, if you are a new graduate wishing to develop a career in farm practice then you are also encouraged to apply.

Are you driven by providing excellent client service?

Do you enjoy the challenge of an expanding client base?

Would you like to work for a business that values its employees?

Excellent salaries, 28 days holiday plus bank holidays, a culture of continued improvement, further qualifications encouraged and supported, an excellent support network, RCVS library membership, company car, VDS, generous pension scheme and private medical cover.

Key duties and responsibilities

•             Routine veterinary work (mostly dairy)

•             Emergency veterinary work, including equally shared on-call

•             Herd health planning

•             Data monitoring

•             Keeping good records of veterinary work

•             Charging appropriately for time on farm

•             Growing the practice by maintaining a good company reputation and engaging new clients

•             TB testing equally shared

•             Contributing to the wider Origin group

Knowledge and experience required

•             Relevant clinical experience either in EMS or practice preferred

•             Experience in farm animal clinical work and knowledge of UK farm vet practice preferred

•             MRCVS

•             Relevant undergraduate Vet degree

•             OCQ (V) TB

•             Good communication skills

•             Ability to apply knowledge on farm

•             Practical vet skills e.g. surgical, pregnant diagnosis/scanning

•             High levels of motivation and a positive attitude to their work

•             Able to contribute to service development and create a positive team environment

•             Able to build and sustain productive relationships with new and existing customers (internal or external)

•             Contributes to wider organisational performance through proactive involvement in relevant working groups

•             Good decision maker and problem solver; able to weigh up alternative courses of action and reach timely and effective solutions

•             Able to work proactively and on own initiative (working independently), unafraid to challenge the status quo

•             Committed to on-going professional development and knowledge transfer

For further details please email – Ulrich@vkrecruitment.co.uk

or call Ulrich on 01289 332 641


All Small Animal Vet positions: -



Bath, Somerset

East Sussex


Banff    Senior Mixed vet LA/SA



Abergele, Conwy

Herne Bay, Kent

Fort William, Highlands

Inverness, Highlands  Equine Vet

Taunton, Somerset  Mixed Vet SA/LA

Potton, Bedfordshire

Derby, Derbyshire  Head Vet

Luton, Bedfordshire





Newton Abbott, Devon  Clinical Director

Grantham, Lincolnshire

Eastwood, Nottinghamshire

Letchworth, Hertfordshire

Kings Lynn, Norfolk


Clitheroe, Lancashire    - Mixed Vet LA/SA

Isle of Man  Large Animal Vet



Ilkley, Yorkshire

Castle Brom, Tamworth - Clinical Director

Ipswich, Suffolk

Lincoln, Lincolnshire


Portchester, Hampshire

Bridlington, Yorkshire


Yate, Gloucestershire



Newport, Gwent  Clinical Director

Aberdare, Wales


Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex


Beccles or Norwich, Norfolk


Dursley, Gloucestershire Referral Surgeon

Buckley, Flintshire



Midhurst/Haslemere/Liphook, West Sussex

Bristol, Avon

For further details please email – Ulrich@vkrecruitment.co.uk

or call Ulrich on 01289 332 641


Speculative Applications

If you are looking for a job and do not see anything suitable listed above, please get in touch as we may have additional vacancies that are not listed. We have new positions coming in on a weekly basis and are always keen to hear from job seekers.

Send CVs to Ulrich von Krause – Ulrich@vkrecruitment.co.uk

(Sample CVs are available on request)