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Job Opportunities at Mercer and Hughes Veterinary Surgeons

All current job opportunities at Mercer and Hughes Vets will be detailed here, so keep checking back regularly.

Veterinary Surgeon

We are looking for a motivated Veterinary Surgeon to join our team on a full time basis (though part time may be considered for the right candidate).

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of one year’s experience in small animal practice, be confident in routine small animal surgery, with a good communication skills.

You will be joining our growing team located in a beautiful part of Essex within easy reach of London, Cambridge and Stansted Airport. Your time will be equally split between our Saffron Walden Veterinary Hospital and our branch surgeries.

We provide our own in house emergency cover, with 1 in 6 weekends on call, which is supported by our dedicated night nurse team.

CPD is funded and encouraged. Accommodation may be available if required. Pay will be dependent on experience.

If you have any questions or wish to apply please contact Dr Rebecca Kitchen at becky.lynch@mercerandhughes.co.uk or call 01799 522082.

Registered Veterinary Nurse - Bocking and Great Dunmow

We are looking for a motivated RVN to come and join our fantastic nursing team. You will be joining our growing team located in a beautiful part of Essex within easy reach of London, Cambridge and Stansted Airport. You will be primarily based at our new Bocking (3 days a week) and Great Dunmow (2 days a week) surgeries but may have to provide some cover at our Stansted or Saffron Walden branches.

We provide our own in house emergency cover which is run by our dedicated night team. We encourage a healthy work life balance, so the only weekend/OOH requirement to this role is to act as cover in times of an emergency only (such as staff sickness) 1 week in 13.

The ideal candidate will have good all round experience and work well independently. This is a truly hands on position where you will get to utilise your nursing skills, whether it be running your own clinics or providing high levels of care.

CPD is funded and encouraged. Accommodation may be available if required. Pay will be dependent on experience.

If you have any questions or wish to apply please contact Head Nurse Ashley Plows RVN at headnurse@mercerandhughes.co.uk or call 01799 522082.