Veterinary Surgeon

June 26, 2024

Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    June 26, 2024
  • Expiration date
    June 27, 2025

Job Description

At our client, we’re proud of their RCVS Practice Standards accreditation and Silver ISFM cat-friendly status. Joining a team of 4 vets, 3 RVNs, 2 SVN’s, and 3 receptionists, you’ll work alongside owner Lois Wakelin, who established the practice in 2015 after qualifying from Liverpool in 2012.

Enjoy a flexible rota with just 1 in 4 Saturdays and structured workdays featuring 60–90-minute blocks, 15-minute breaks, and standard 15-minute consultations. The bright, spacious practice is fully equipped with digital X-ray, ultrasound, a full lab, and separate dog and cat wards.

They seek an experienced veterinary surgeon who values work-life balance, possesses strong communication, surgical, and medical skills, and thrives in a supportive team environment with loyal clients.


  • Deliver high-quality medical and surgical care to a diverse range of cases.
  • Collaborate with a team of 4 vets and experienced nursing staff to ensure the best patient outcomes.
  • Maintain client relationships with a high level of care and communication.


  • Veterinary degree with RCVS registration.
  • Proficient in general surgical and medical skills.
  • Strong communication skills and a team-player attitude.
  • Salary up to £65,000 commensurate with experience
  • 5.6 weeks holiday increasing to 6.6 weeks after 2 years’
  • Private Health Cover
  • Life Assurance 4 x Annual Salary
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Paid memberships (RCVS, BVA, VDS)
  • Dedicated and generous CPD allowance including 5 paid days to attend as a minimum.
  • In house training and ‘lunch and learns’ held twice a month
  • Funding and support towards Certificates available
  • Flexible working hours
  • Just 1 in 4 weekends
  • No OOH
  • Relocation allowance*
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Access to Colleague Assistance Programmes – Retail Trust and Port of Call
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards – including 20% off at Pets at Home, The Groom Room and Vet Group


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