Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon Islington, Greater London Zasman Vet Islington Full Time, Permanent

The role

Medivet Islington Liverpool Road is a friendly, well-established practice in North London.

We have a long history of providing exceptional patient/client care to our local community and we are seeking an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join us in our journey.

We are a three-vet practice supported by a qualified nurse, two patient care assistants and dedicated reception team.

This role offers a salary package of up to £50,000 per annum, depending on experience and benefits to include:

  • £1500 CPD allowance with 3-days CPD leave
  • RCVS, BVA and VDS fees paid
  • 5 weeks’ annual leave plus bank holidays
  • 4 weeks’ paid sabbatical (after each 5 years of service)
  • Vehicle allowance or Company Vehicle
  • 4-day week with 1:3 half or 1:6 full weekends


We can provide support with a Certificates of Sponsorship for a Tier 2 Visa, if you meet the criteria and are eligible to register as a Veterinary Surgeon with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) upon arrival in the UK.

Relocation package is also available for this role.

Key accountabilities

  • Daily duties will include consults, routine surgeries, dentals and x-rays etc.
  • Providing a high standard of clinical care to your clients and patients, ensuring compliance and encouraging a progressive clinical culture across the team
  • Demonstrating a strong customer focus, managing the consistent delivery of exceptional care across the client journey
  • Support the team and help develop skills where required

Skills and experience

  • Confident with all routine surgeries and able to work sole charge if required
  • Team player – working collaboratively in practice and with wider colleagues
  • Great communication skills
  • A good all-rounder with 2 years + experience


Our practice has everything we need to provide great care.

We have lovely clients and we’re lucky enough to work in a practice where we can thoroughly work-up cases.

We have two consult rooms and theatre, separate cat and dog wards, ultrasound, digital x-ray and in-house lab.

Through Medivet’s collaborative approach, we have access to advanced diagnostics, seamless round the clock care via our Kensington 24-Hour Hospital, and the input of certificate holders and wider colleagues, which allows us great follow through on our cases when things go beyond first opinion level.

You can take a tour of our hospital here.

The area

We’re walking distance from Angel and Highbury & Islington Stations.

Our address is 144 Liverpool Road Islington London N1 1LA

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Job number: VET02003