Equine Veterinary Surgeon

Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    July 2, 2024
  • Expiration date
    July 2, 2025

Job Description

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Equine Veterinary Surgeon to join a well-established and respected 8-vet practice situated in the countryside, near London.

The successful candidate will join a dynamic and international team, contributing to a diverse caseload that ranges from leisure horse owners to international competition yards. They will play a key role in providing compassionate care and fostering strong client relationships.



  • Conduct ambulatory veterinary services with a minimum of 2 years’ experience, focusing on specialised procedures and developing a robust client base.
  • Utilise advanced equipment including digital x-rays, ultrasound, endoscopy, and surgical facilities both at the main clinic and branch practice.
  • Maintain continuity of care and adhere to high standards of veterinary practice.
  • Participate in on-call duties, with one weeknight and 1 in 4 weekends, compensated with time off.



  • RCVS registered and qualified.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ proven ambulatory experience.
  • Specialised interest and proficiency in equine veterinary medicine.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build rapport quickly.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.



Our client prioritises employee wellbeing, professional development, and work-life balance, offering:

  • Competitive salary based on experience.
  • Company vehicle, mobile phone, and iPad.
  • Pension scheme (5% employee / 3% employer contribution).
  • RCVS, BEVA, and VDS membership fees covered.
  • 6.6 weeks annual leave including bank holidays, plus birthday bonus day.
  • Private medical insurance and enhanced family-friendly policies.
  • £1250 CPD allowance with 5 days paid pro rata.
  • Access to Vetlexicon and opportunities for research funding.
  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme and Quality Improvement Programme.
  • BVA membership and Pawsome Benefits reward gateway.


Our client is committed to diversity and inclusivity, welcoming applications from all backgrounds, including BAME, LGBTQ+, and candidates with disabilities. Reasonable adjustments can be discussed during the recruitment process.

Join the team and be part of a practice that values professional growth, high clinical standards, and a supportive work environment. Apply today!

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