Small Animal Associate Vet Surgeon Job, E Sussex, England - Sussex

£40,000 - £65,000+ - Veterinarian
Ref: 8708 Date Posted: Sunday 19 Jun 2022
LinkedIn ShareShare

Salary: £30,000 - £50,000+ DOE

Package: Fantastic package available - 

• A highly motivated, stable and supportive team environment
• Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service
• CPD paid days and allowance
• Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
• Private Medical Insurance
• BVA Membership paid
• Sponsorship for overseas employees
• Relocation packages, up to £10,000

Type of Work: Small Animal Vet Surgeon

Job Details: Our client is looking for a Night Veterinary Surgeon to join their highly motivated team. The role is primarily focused on gold standard emergency care, providing excellent client service through clear and effective communication with a compassionate approach, whilst always prioritising patient care.

Throughout the night you will work with one of their experienced and dedicated Registered Veterinary Nurses. Communication is key to their success, with their night and day teams working closely together, handing over cases, and collaborating on treatment plans, allowing for a cohesive working environment. 

To give you an idea of shifts, they run from 20:00pm until 8:00am for their night teams. They are flexible however and able and happy to discuss alternative working patterns to suit the right candidate. 

They are  a well-established 24-hour practice and part of a group of five branches the area. They provide out-of-hour emergency care to several practices in the area. Recently refurbished, the clinic is equipped with the full range of diagnostic laboratory equipment, digital x-ray, Doppler ultrasound, endoscopy, and excellent facilities.

East Sussex is an area steeped in history, with beautiful countryside, stunning coastlines, and an abundance of choice within the art, sports, and leisure scenes, with something to suit everyone! They also have the convenience of great links to Brighton, London, and Gatwick airport. They are seeking new team members who have an innovative attitude and want to be a part of an exciting time of team growth and maintaining their reputable service. They have a team of 25 to 35 talented people across the group, from Veterinary Surgeons, to Registered and Trainee Student Nurses, as well as their Receptionist and Support team function, which complete the team.  

They welcome vets with a range of experience, including those with interests in orthopaedics, exotics, ultrasonography, and emergency care. They have embedded a supportive culture, allowing for investment in their employee’s skill set and specific interests through further study, clinical case exposure and training.

To meet the needs of this specific role they're looking for a clinician with a history of working sole charge, someone confident with all aspects of small-animal emergency work. The perfect candidate will have excellent communication skills, be personable, enthusiastic, energetic, and ready for any given emergency situation.

If you are interested in this role and require further information, please:




If this role is not quite right for you but you are looking for a new permanent or temporary position, please see ALL JOBS.

You can also contact us via email on [email protected] or call +44 (0) 1218 177 864 to speak to your personal area advisor. is a global digital vet job platform providing all your career needs in the veterinary industry.

Our Services Include:

Clinical Jobs – Locum and Permanent Opportunities for vets and nurses in the UK, USA, New Zealand, Australia, Canada, Northern Ireland and the Republic Of Ireland.

Commercial Jobs – Industry and commercial roles from sales to technical advisory positions within many corporate and independent businesses active in the veterinary industry. From Pharmaceutical, wholesaler to financial positions your next step in your career is just a click away.

Education - Flexible, Cost Effective Digital Professional Development.

Register today for your free digital portal access and support from one of our expert team on contracts, visas, legislation and payment advice amongst other things.

All conversations are of course confidential.