Small Animal Night Veterinary Surgeon

March 30, 2023
£65000 / year

Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    March 30, 2023
  • Offered Salary
    £65000 / year
  • Expiration date
    January 11, 2034

Job Description

About the Practice:

This practice does their utmost to achieve gold standard care and have an exciting caseload (1st opinion, ECC and post-referral care) which will help aid your clinical progression. The successful candidate would benefit from the full range of knowledge, expertise, and equipment we have throughout the group, including advanced diagnostic imaging (CT scanner), doppler echocardiography and flexible/rigid endoscopes, direct radiography suites, ultrasound scanners, dental radiography, electrocautery, laparoscopy and advanced anaesthesia equipment.

They are situated in a lovely part of the world close to both the Peak district and the Lake District, with excellent transport links and a short train ride to the vibrant City of Manchester.

About the Role:

They are currently looking for an experienced (5yr+ qual) vet to join their 24-hour clinic team being part of the hospital night team, affording lots of variety of work, balanced by ample time off to engage your own pursuits. Ideally, the successful candidate will have a certificate in ECC or is enrolled on/or planning to enrol on an ECC certificate.

They are a friendly bunch and are looking for someone who shares their values. This role will be sole charge, so experience is needed.

Your working pattern is open for discussion as they appreciate everyone is different. A typical shift would be caring for inpatients at the hospital and seeing A&E patients OOH. The night vet is supported by nurses throughout the night plus a twilight vet (5-11pm).


  • Healthshield
  • RCVS, BSAVA, BVRA fees paid
  • CPD – encouraged and funded
  • Employee funded private medical cover (discounted)
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Buy & Sell Holiday
  • VDS cover for clinical team
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Generous Pet discount
  • Flexible work applications
  • 1 x Paid day off per year to volunteer
  • Life Insurance at 1x annual salary
  • More than 4 weeks holiday entitlement (minimum levels to be increased)

Competitive salary to be discussed at the interview. Typical range £65k+ (for full time) dependent on experience (5+yr qual) and flexible work pattern, which will be agreed upon at the interview.