Veterinary Surgeon

April 3, 2024

Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    April 3, 2024
  • Expiration date
    April 3, 2025

Job Description

Are you a skilled veterinarian seeking to join a dynamic team where you can expand your expertise and achieve your professional aspirations? A thriving small animal practice is seeking an additional veterinary surgeon to join their amiable team. Led by the practice owner, an Advanced Practitioner in small animal surgery, they offer a supportive environment for continuous learning and growth.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work alongside the practice owner and their dedicated team, including two full-time veterinary surgeons, two RVNs, two SVNs, and three receptionists. With a combined nurse experience of 50 years, they’ll contribute to a diverse caseload and have access to orthopaedic equipment on-site. Additionally, there’s potential for further investment in equipment based on the skills and interests of the veterinarians.



  • Perform consultations and surgical procedures within structured workdays.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to provide high-quality veterinary care.
  • Occasionally manage sole charge responsibilities.
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills with clients and team members.


  • Solid general practitioner experience.
  • Confidence in occasional sole charge situations.
  • Ability to work well within a team environment.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Passion for delivering exceptional veterinary care.


In addition to being part of a supportive and welcoming team, the successful candidate will enjoy:

  • Salary up to £52,000, commensurate with experience.
  • 4 weeks holiday plus 8 bank holidays (FTE).
  • Life assurance 4x annual salary.
  • Contributory pension scheme.
  • Paid memberships (RCVS, BVA, VDS).
  • Dedicated CPD allowance.
  • Funding and support towards certificates available.
  • No OOH responsibilities.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Access to colleague assistance programmes such as Retail Trust and Port of Call.
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards, including 20% off at Pets at Home, The Groom Room, and Vet Group.
  • The practice is modernly equipped with three consult rooms, a theatre, and dedicated colleague spaces. Located with easy access to the New Forest National Park, it offers an ideal blend of coastal and countryside living.


The team values diversity and inclusivity within their ranks. If you meet the requirements for this role, they encourage you to apply and join their vibrant community.