Veterinary Surgeon

Job Overview

Job Description

If you are seeking to join a forward-thinking, flexible practice offering a salary of up to £70,000 depending on experience, this opportunity is ideal for you!

Colleagues at their practice have worked incredibly hard to establish a truly unique working environment. They take pride not only in the exceptional care provided to all their clients but also in the excellent opportunities that enable Veterinary Surgeons to achieve a great work-life balance.

The practice is ideally located, making it easily commutable and providing the best of both worlds.

Recently revamped, the practice now boasts a spacious environment with excellent consultation rooms, a kennel and cattery, theatres, a dirty prep theatre, a full in-house lab, an isolation area, washroom, and a separate office. To ensure you have space to relax, reflect, and enjoy a cup of tea, there is a fully fitted kitchen and a separate office.

About Their Practice:

As the practice prefers to conduct as much investigative work as possible before referrals, a CT is available on a regular basis to give their Veterinary Surgeons better scope in supporting their patients. Other equipment in their practice includes:

  • Doppler US
  • ECG
  • Endoscope
  • Digital X-ray
  • Dental X-ray

Colleagues understand that a great working environment is not just about the physical space but also about the support provided. The practice has a fantastic team comprising Veterinary Surgeons, nurses (students and qualified), VCAs, a dedicated reception team, and a highly experienced practice manager to ensure the right Veterinary Surgeon receives ample support. Veterinary Surgeons are at the heart of everything achieved by the practice, not only during practice hours but also outside, with planned charity events to give back.

The Role:

The role itself offers real flexibility to the right Veterinary Surgeon, whether it be short days or long days, full-time or part-time. Colleagues can consider it all, including taking a longer lunch to ensure your furry friend gets a nice walk. With patient care as their Veterinary Surgeons’ priority, they are willing to assist the right candidate in undertaking any necessary training or certifications.

Compensation & Benefits:

In addition to this, they can offer:

  • A highly competitive salary of up to £70,000, depending on your experience
  • Annual leave, including bank holidays, rising after 2 years’ service (pro rata)
  • Paid lunch breaks
  • Generous CPD tailored to your needs
  • Paid memberships (RCVS, BVA, VDS)
  • No OOH or overnight in-patient checks
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards, including 20% off at Pets at Home, The Groom Room, and Vet Group, as well as discounts with high street retailers

About you:

As a key member of the team, the Veterinary Surgeon will ideally possess a good general knowledge of surgery and a strong medical background. However, they are open to discussing opportunities with individuals at the beginning of their Veterinary Surgeon journey.

This position offers more than the average vacancy, embracing a modern way of thinking and encouraging the Veterinary Surgeon to shape their own role! If you would like to learn more about this position, please contact the provided contact, and one of their colleagues will get back to you within 1 working day.

They value diversity among their colleagues, celebrating differences, and fostering an inclusive environment.

So, if you have an ambition to be part of the future, please apply.