Senior Veterinary Surgeon Job, Milton Keynes, England, UK

Senior Veterinary Surgeon Job - Milton Keynes

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  • Job Ref: 13242
  • Posted on November 15th 20172017-11-15
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Senior Veterinary Surgeon Job – Milton Keynes

Total salary package up to £60,000 DOE

Thrive in the most rewarding job in the industry? At Vets Now Milton Keynes you can.

As a Senior Vet Surgeon with Vets Now, you are saving lives in an adrenaline fuelled emergency environment. The caseload is unpredictable, and both surgical and medical skills are fully tested every single shift. That’s why we need vets at the top of their game to work weekday nights (2/3 a week) and one in two weekends maximum (1 of days and 1 of nights).

Highly experienced and supportive team

The Milton Keynes veterinary team are motivated by driving clinical excellence. With a team of 4 Vets and 4 Nurses as well as Animal Care Assistants and Receptionist, you will always have a supportive team around you. We need a polished professional that can not only take the unique caseload in their stride but also lead from the front in developing the careers of future generations and maintaining exceptional standards of patient care.

Continuous professional development

We have cemented our commitment to continuous development by heavily investing in CPD, ECC certification and coaching to give our staff the springboard they need to take their career to the next level. Whether you want to take on advanced learning with an ECC certification or participate in clinical research that will shape the veterinary profession, Vets Now will support you. RCVS and VDS fees are covered from day one.

Diverse and unique caseload

Milton Keynes clinic has all the toys a vet could want to relish the caseload it offers. If you are a strong lead clinician that excels as an emergency Vet Surgeon and takes real pride in mentoring and coaching others, we want to hear from you.

To find out more about this vacancy, please contact Allison on 01383 841181 or email

At Vets Now we are passionate about training and the ongoing development of our employees. If this vacancy is of interest and you feel you would benefit from a supported route in to our business then one of the options below may be perfect for you.


Cutting Edge: 10 week supported route into a full time role with Vets Now for those looking to start their career in ECC.


AdvantEdge: 2 week programme for experienced, talented Vets that will fast track them into a successful emergency role.


Refresh Your Edge: 12 week flexible, distance learning programme aimed at Vets who have maybe had a break in practice and are looking to ease their way into ECC.

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Our recruitment team are ready and waiting to help with any of your enquries.

call now on: 01383 841181

Why Work at Vets Now?

Rewards and benefits

As part of the Vets Now team your package will include RCVS membership, EVECCS and IVECCS membership, VDS cover and access to a contributory pension scheme.

Exciting caseload

Working in emergency means no two shifts are the same. You'll see a wide and diverse caseload that will give you the opportunity to use all of your clinical skills.

Owned and run by vets

Vets Now was established by our chairman Richard Dixon, a vet who wanted to help the profession by meeting the growing demand for out-of-hours emergency care. We still put the profession at the heart of everything we do.

Career development

No matter what stage you’re at in your career we’ve got the openings that will help you grow and develop. Whether you want to expand your clinical skills or move into a management role we will support you.

CPD and training

You'll receive a generous CPD allowance and access to one of the most innovative training programmes in the profession. Our team of emergency and critical care specialists shape our clinical training and every year we host the UK’s largest ECC congress.

Working out of hours

We look after our teams, no matter what time of the day or night they work. Working out of hours will give you the opportunity to spend your days doing the things that fit in with your lifestyle.

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