Veterinary Surgeon

Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    June 20, 2024
  • Expiration date
    June 20, 2025

Job Description

Our client takes pride in their RCVS Practice Standards accreditation and Silver accredited ISFM cat-friendly status, reflecting a commitment to excellence. They are a growing practice known for handling a diverse range of surgical and medical cases, with a high proportion of insured clients. Currently, they are seeking a veterinary surgeon to join their dedicated team, which includes 4 vets, 3 RVNs, 2 SVNs, and 3 receptionists.

The successful candidate will join a supportive team of vets with varied clinical interests. They will have the opportunity to work in a bright, spacious, and air-conditioned environment equipped with digital X-ray, ultrasound, full lab facilities, and separate dog and cat wards. The practice emphasises work-life balance, offering a flexible rota and just one Saturday in four.


  • Perform general surgical and medical procedures.
  • Provide high-quality veterinary care to clients’ pets.
  • Collaborate effectively with the experienced nursing team.
  • Maintain accurate patient records and ensure compliance with clinical standards.
  • Participate in team meetings and contribute to the practice’s growth.


  • Experienced veterinary surgeon with a solid background in general practice.
  • Excellent communication skills and a team-oriented approach.
  • Strong surgical and medical capabilities.
  • Commitment to continuing professional development and learning.
  • Ability to uphold high standards of patient care and client service.



  • Salary up to £65,000 dependent on experience.
  • 5.6 weeks holiday (increasing to 6.6 weeks after 2 years).
  • Private Health Cover and Life Assurance (4 x Annual Salary).
  • Contributory Pension Scheme and paid memberships (RCVS, BVA, VDS).
  • Dedicated CPD allowance including 5 paid days.
  • In-house training opportunities and regular ‘lunch and learns’.
  • Funding and support towards Certificates.
  • Flexible working hours with minimal weekend commitments.
  • Relocation allowance* and cycle to work scheme.
  • Access to Colleague Assistance Programmes (Retail Trust and Port of Call).
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards, including 20% off at affiliate stores.


If you are passionate about delivering outstanding pet healthcare and excellent customer service, and you would like to join this inclusive and supportive team, they would love to hear from you.

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