Veterinary Surgeons - Vacancies

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Full Time Veterinary Surgeons - Nottinghamshire

(1) Full Time Veterinary Surgeon with interest in running a practice

If you are an experienced, small animal Veterinary Surgeon with a desire to run an RCVS accredited small animal practice, this could be the job for you. The right candidate should possess essential diagnostic and surgical skills along with good communication skills. The ability to lead a team and to sustain high clinical standards is essential. Some knowledge of Finance, HR & H&S may be advantageous but is not essential as you have a strong support team behind you. We can offer you an attractive package including: * Bonus Scheme * Company Pension Scheme * SAYE Scheme * Medical Insurance * 4 ½ day week & 1 in 2 Saturdays * No OOH * 5 weeks Holiday plus Bank Holidays * CPD allowance including funded Cert AVP.

(2) Full Time Veterinary Surgeon

We are also looking for an experienced Vet or confident, recent graduate to join our friendly and motivated team. We are a long established and well equipped RCVS accredited practice, located just a short drive away from Sherwood Forest. Our practice has two sites’ one in Mansfield and the other in Sutton-in-Ashfield. We offer an attractive package which includes the following: * Competitive Salary * No OOH * 4 ½ day week * 5 weeks Holiday plus Bank Holidays * 1 in 2 weekends * CPD fully supported * Company Pension Scheme * SAYE Scheme * 4 bedroom family home available, with garden and parking. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to take the next step in their career. Experience is desirable, but not essential. If either role may be the job for you, please forward your CV and covering letter to nicola.wilsonallott@yahoo.co.uk or call us on 01623 621019 for more information


Night Nurse, Pet Doctors Guildford

We are looking for a registered Veterinary Nurse to help with emergency work and managing inpatients at our Pet Doctors clinic in Guildford, Surrey. Our work pattern allows a good work/life balance, suiting employees with daytime commitments, as you will only be dealing with emergencies for the first half of the shift (allowing sleep/rest in the second half, as appropriate). The successful applicant will work a seven day on/seven day off shift pattern with an emergency vet for the first part of the night shift, and then be responsible for managing the inpatients overnight, handing over to the day staff in the morning. This position offers excellent opportunities for career development, working in a progressive and rewarding environment, with a shift pattern that allows you to maintain a good quality of life. For more information, or to apply, please forward your CV and covering letter to greg.critien@cvsvets.com


Veterinary Surgeon - Cedar Veterinary Group, Ringwood, Hampshire

We are looking for a full time veterinary surgeon with a surgical bias to join our friendly team in a beautiful part of the country. We are a tier 3 veterinary hospital situated in the New Forest with 2 additional branch surgeries. The position includes out of hours work on a 1 in 5 basis, with nights worked always followed by a day off. We have ultrasound, endoscopes, digital x-ray, dental x-ray, incubator, dedicated isolation facility and 2 operating theatres, as well as much more. We have a fantastic team of nurses and other support staff. Successful applicants will be enthusiastic and will want to strive to attain the highest standards of patient care. Please send your CVs with a cover letter to Debi Giddings-Hall at debi.giddings-hall@cedarvets.com for further information please contact Debi on 01425 473638.


Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon – The Grove Veterinary Hospital, North Norfolk

We are a well-established 3 centre practice that includes a fantastic newly refurbished hospital. We have a great opportunity that would suit a very capable recent graduate or someone with a few years experience:- * To join a 1st opinion team committed to the highest standards of patient and client care * To develop your skills in medicine, surgery and diagnostics supported by an experienced team and a generous CPD package. * To develop an area of clinical interest in depth, and to study for the CertAVP * To work both as a member of a large clinical team in our superbly equipped hospital (including CT, digital radiography, endoscopy, ultrasound, etc), and on other days to have independent sole charge of a smaller branch surgery. * To work alongside a first class team of referral surgeons in a professional and good-humoured environment. * To live in beautiful North Norfolk a few miles from its heritage coast. If you are an enthusiastic, caring and thorough clinician, a team-player, and recognise the importance to excellent client care, please apply in writing to The Practice Manager, The Grove Veterinary Hospital, Holt Road, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 8JG or email grove.enquiries@cvsvets.com for further information please telephone Tracey Francis on 01328 862137


Veterinary Surgeon - Oxford

We have an opportunity for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeon to join an 8 vet team in our large, multi site city centre practice in beautiful Oxford. We are a friendly and welcoming team that constantly strives to be the best. No out of hours and an attractive package with funded and encouraged CPD available to the right candidate. Please send your CV and covering letter to Bryan Dart, Clinical Director, Beaumont Veterinary Hospital, 111 Botley Road, Oxford, OX2 0LF or email beaumont.vacancies@outlook.com


Large Animal Veterinary Surgeon - Leicestershire

Situated in the market town of Melton Mowbray, we are looking for an enthusiastic and competent colleague to join our friendly team of 5 vets. We are a long established and forward thinking mixed practice looking to expand and develop over the coming months. We are offering a position as a purely large animal vet with the opportunity to help maintain and grow our farm animal side, whilst taking advantage of the beautiful countryside. You must be confident and experienced in large animal work with the ability to develop and maintain professional relationships with large animal clients. We offer: * Competitive salary package commensurate with experience * Company car and Accommodation if required * CPD fully funded and encouraged * Bonus scheme. For more information on this exciting opportunity, please contact: Lisa Haynes, The Crescent Veterinary Clinic, The Crescent, Melton Mowbray, Leic, LE13 0NF. Alternatively call on 01664 567724 or email lisa.haynes@crescentvets.co.uk.


Veterinary Surgeon positions available with the Regan Veterinary Group

We are a 10 site modern small animal practice group in the Manchester, Bolton and Wigan area. We have the following opportunities available: 1) Senior Clinical Lead – This would require a strong, all-round clinician with at least 3-4 years’ experience, who would be willing to mentor a team of Vets and ensure that our high clinical standards are maintained. 2) Sole Charge Assistant Vets – This would require Vets capable of working in a sole charge environment with the back up of more than 15 Vets within the Regan group. You would ideally work closely with the Head Nurse at the clinic to ensure continued clinical excellence and practice development. Some of the benefits available to you are: * No Out of Hours * 5 weeks paid holiday a year plus bank holidays, paid sick leave * 1:4 weekend rota with time off in lieu * An early finish day each week * Funded CPD and paid VDS and RCVS fees, further qualifications supported and encouraged * Great in-house CPD and support meetings * Great facilities available for use incluyding in house lab, X-ray, ultrasound, video endoscopy and much more * Entrance onto a Cert AVP actively encouraged * Back up of more than 15 Vets within the Regan Group * Part time positions/job shares considered. To be considered for these excellent positions, please forward CV and covering letter to Clinical Directors Anne-Marie Taylor-Jenkins (Annemarie.eatonevans@cvsvets.com) and Ellen Coker (ellen.coker@cvsvets.com)


Clinical Director – West Sussex

Looking for the next stage in your management career? Enjoy working cases up to a high standard? This is a great opportunity for someone looking for the next stage in their Clinical and Leadership role. This is an 80% clinical role with 20% of your time managing the business and developing your team with support and guidance from your Regional Director. Both practices are well established and have digital X-ray, ultrasound, in-house lab with Vets studying for their Cert. They have a strong, loyal, customer base and we pride ourselves on the excellent level of service we provide. The ideal candidate would be a Cert holder with experience in leading a team. Salary range is £58k-£65k based on experience plus bonus and benefits including RCVS membership, private healthcare, sick pay, pension and staff discounts. A 4.5 day week, 1:3 Sat and no OOH. To apply, email your CV and covering letter to Brodie@cvsvets.com


Veterinary Surgeon (Maternity Cover) - Guildford, Surrey

Lovely veterinary practice based in the pretty Surrey village of Onslow Village within 20 minutes from central Guilldford is looking for an experienced full time Vet Surgeon to join their small animal team to cover a maternity leave from September. There would be scope to develop and become a valued and integral member of the team. The clinic has one vet, one nurse and a trainee and a receptionist and is part of a local hub of practices which provide support for one another. Onslow Village lies close to Guildford and is in commuting distance of London and the South coast. The is a full time role with no OOH, funded CPD, good remuneration and a shared weekend rota based at our Woking clinic. Accommodation can be provided off site. Please contact Merel Rehorst-Smith at merel.rehorst-smith@petdoctors.co.uk or 01483-285357


Full-time Veterinary Surgeon in Thorne, Doncaster, South Yorkshire

If you are a small animal veterinary surgeon with a desire to do both thorough diagnostic work-ups and a diversity of surgical procedures, this could be a new job opportunity for you. The right candidate should have excellent communication and customer service skills along with essential diagnostic and surgical skills. In addition you should possess good work ethics and have a positive attitude to sustaining high clinical standards. We are a modern, spacious purpose-built RCVS accredited small animal practice with excellent facilities such as separate cat and dog wards, isolation ward, brand new in-house laboratory analysers, modern high quality ultrasound machine and radiography including dental radiography. Digital radiography is imminent. We are a nurse training practice and we actively encourage development and training at all levels. Our team is friendly, helpful and efficient. We can offer you an attractive package: * Competitive salary including bonus scheme * Pension scheme * SAYE scheme * 1 in 3 Saturdays * No OOH * 5 week Holiday and Bank Holidays * CPD allowance including funded CertAVP if desired If you are interested please forward your CV and covering letter to Evolution Animal Care CVS UK Ltd on tine.mcguane@cvsvets.com or contact Clinical Director Tine McGuane on 01405 812 142 or 07539429466 for more information.


Small animal Veterinary Surgeon – Abbey Vets, Shropshire

Maternity cover required in beautiful Shrewsbury * 2 site RCVS accredited small animal practice * Well equipped surgeries, xray, in house lab, ultrasound etc * Friendly and motivated team of 3 FTE vets * No out of hours * Some sole charge required * 4 ½ day week with 1 in 3 half day Saturdays * CPD encouraged and funded. If you feel that you could be part of our enthusiastic team that prides itself on excellence in client and patient care then please apply to Tracie Howells c/o reception@abbeyvetsshrewsbury.co.uk.


Experienced Veterinary Surgeon – Middlesbrough, North East

Come and join our 4 site, 10 Vet, small animal practice centred around our tier 3 Hospital. Ideally you’ll have a variety of experience, an interest in surgery and be willing to support our business manager with clinical matters. We can offer you: * Really great work colleagues with valuable experience * Attractive salary package including bonus scheme, pension and share save scheme * Good balanced rota inc a 1 in 3 weekend rota / No OOH * CPD is actively encouraged and supported * Accommodation available if required * Location ideal for city, countryside and beach lovers. Visit www.bridgeveterinarygroup.co.uk to see our facilities and meet the team. For further information or to apply with CV and covering letter please contact Rachel Douglas on 01642 242338 or email rachel.fitzpatrick@bridgeveterinarygroup.co.uk.


Veterinary Surgeon (maternity cover) - Reading

Experienced small animal vet wanted for a 3 to 4 month maternity cover, starting end of July or early August. Our 4 vet practice is located in Reading with easy access to London and the South Coast. We are an RCVS Tier 2 practice with the facilities and equipment you would expect from a progressive team offering a high standard of care. Accommodation is available. No weekend or OOH work. To find out more contact Jenny Towers jenny@activevetcare.co.uk or 0118 9428240


Veterinary Surgeon – Tanhouse

An experienced vet is required to lead our branch practice in the idyllic surroundings of Old Oxted. The practice is a well-established branch with a loyal client base that has the potential for further growth. The practice is well equipped and also has the advantage of medical and surgical support from our nearby hospital. The ideal candidate will be someone enthusiastic, positive and driven who is looking to develop and take the next step in their career. Benefits include: * No OOH, weekends on a rota basis * CPD funded and encourage * Competitive salary * RCVS cert funding. We are a four practice group with experienced, qualified vets and nurses. To apply please send your CV and covering letter to hr@ukvetservices.com


Veterinary Surgeon – Reading

Forward thinking and progressive small animal practice in Reading, Berkshire is seeking an enthusiastic veterinary surgeon with some experience. Suitable candidates will be motivated, and have strong team spirit. Well equipped practice with digital radiography, ultrasound and endoscopy. Favourable rota with no OOH. CPD encouraged and funded. Apply with a CV and covering letter to Karen Edwards (Practice Manager) Beechwood Veterinary Centre, 35 Beechwood Avenue, Woodley, Reading, RG5 3DE. beechwood@activevetcare.co.uk


Out of Hours Vet – Wokingham, Berkshire

Part time out of hours vet required to complete our enthusiastic and progressive team of designated out of hours staff. Working one to two shifts per week you can choose to work a mixture of both weekend days and nights or solely weekends/nights. You will be working alongside one of our friendly and hardworking nurses. Based in a modern clinic with digital xray, ultrasound etc. Both surgical and medical certificate holders and MRI within the group provides easy referral and excellent support. Competitive salary and enjoyable job with CPD funded and encouraged this could be the job that offers the best of both worlds. To apply please send a CV and supporting letter to Ciara McCormack at Ciara-mc-cormack@hotmail.com


Experienced Veterinary Surgeon – Chandlers Ford nr Winchester

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated, enthusiastic and experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join a friendly, 2 Vet practice in Chandlers Ford. This well established, community based practice offers someone the opportunity to grow their own client base and further develop their clinical skills within a network of Certificate holders. There will be some Out of Hours and you ewill share the 1 in 5 weekend rota. If you have the desire and ambition to become an advanced practitioner then this would be fully supported. In addition there are a number of other benefits, including: * Share Save scheme * Bonus * Support from well qualified team * Company Pension scheme * Fully supported CPD * 25 days holiday. To apply send CVS with covering letter to Michael.hoad@petdoctors.co.uk


Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon – North West, London

We are looking for a full-time small animal Vet with at least 2 years UK experience, to join our friendly, dedicated team in this lovely part of the world with great transport links to central London and the rest of the country. We offer: * No out of hours work * Competitive salary * CPD encouraged and funded including RCVS certificates * Attractive benefits package. To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to sue.gorman@cvsvets.com or call Andrea Chambers on 0208 868 3311 for an informal discussion.


Full-Time Veterinary Surgeon – Portsmouth, Hampshire

We are looking for an experienced Vet to join our friendly 13 Vet team, supported by 25 Nurses. We offer: * 5 branch practice includes Hospital and 4 branches * RCVS accredited GP training practice * Great facilities including access to Ultrasound, endoscopy, digital radiography, cardiac referrals and hospitalisation facilities at our Hospital * Highly competitive package/25 days holiday * No out of hours * Company Pension scheme * Fully supported CPD and RCVS fees paid * Childcare voucers/Gymflex discounts * Share Save scheme * Accommodation available if required. Apply with CV to Kim Howe, Harbour Veterinary Group, 251 London Road, North End, Portsmouth, Hants, PO2 9HA or email kim.howe@harbourvets.co.uk


Full-Time Veterinary Surgeon – Gosport

We are looking for an experienced Vet and new graduate Vet to join our three surgery, small animal practice in Hampshire. We offer: * Friendly and supportive team of 10 Vets and 12 Nurses * RCVS accredited training practice * Great facilities including access to Doppler ultrasound, endoscopy, digital and dental X-rays, ECG, slit lamp and tonopen * Highly competitive package/25 days holiday * Minimal out of hours * Company Pension Scheme * Fully supported CPD and RCVS fees paid * Childcare vouchers/Gymflex discounts * Share Save scheme. Apply with CV to Andrew Pitkeathly – manager@alvervets.co.uk


Head Veterinary Surgeon (Small Animal) - Fleet, Hampshire

Are you looking for your next challenge? Are you motivated and enthusiastic and enjoy working cases up to high standards? Do you want the chance to lead a team? Then we could be looking for you! We can offer you: • The chance to lead and establish your own 1.4 vet team, with the support and guidance of the main hospital and an overall Clinical Director • A well established busy practice that has its own X-Ray, ultrasound, in-house lab and operating theatre. • Access to a wealth of certificate holders at the main hospital and a permanent on-site MRI. • A 4.5 day week with minimal weekend work • OOH is carried out by our own privately run emergency service. • An excellent package where further qualifications are actively encouraged awaits the right candidate. • Career progression is very important with lots of potential opportunities within the company. If you think this interests you then call (01189733466) or email Emily on ninemilejobs@gmail.com quoting ‘Fleet’ in the subject box.


Veterinary Surgeon – Drayton, Portsmouth

Are you looking for a new challenge, clinical freedom and the opportunity to develop your career further? Would you like to work for a practice that encourages and supports your certificate and CPD ambitions? If your answers are yes then we have the perfect opportunity for you. The clinic will be undergoing exciting renovations and we are looking for someone with drive and ambition to help continue to develop our successful growing clinic as well as growing your own skills. You would have the full support of a great team of experienced qualified nurses, which means you can concentrate on being a Vet. Experienced colleagues at our practices are always on hand to offer support What we offer: • Access to great facilities including ultrasound and endoscopy. • We pay your RCVS fees, offer a highly competitive package and CPD allowance. • No on call duties and only 1:4 weekends, 1:6 bank holidays, with Sundays and bank holiday consulting 10am – 12pm. • Weekday clinic hours means you will get away early a couple of times a week, giving you a great work/life balance that not many vet clinics can offer. Have we spiked your interest? If we have and you would like to find out more about the clinic and what we can offer you as a motivated Vet, then we are keen to hear from you. For more details or informal chat please ring Estelle Pitt on 07943533937 or apply with CV and cover letter to estelle.pitt@petdoctors.co.uk.


Full-time Veterinary Surgeon - Nottinghamshire

We are looking for an experienced vet or confident recent graduate to join our friendly and motivated team. We are a long established and well-equipped RCVS accredited practice, located just a short drive away from Sherwood Forest. Our practice has two sites; one in Mansfield and the other in Sutton-in-Ashfield. We offer an attractive package which includes the following: • Competitive salary • No out of hours • 4.5 day week • 5 weeks holiday, plus bank holidays • 1 in 2 weekends • CPD fully supported • Company Pension Scheme • SAYE Scheme • 4 bedroom family home available, with garden and parking This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to take the next step in their career. Experience is desirable, but not essential, so if you think this may be the job for you, please forward your CV and covering letter to nicola.wilson-allott@yahoo.co.uk or call us on 01623 621019 for more information.


Experienced Equine Veterinary Surgeon – Scott Dunn, Berkshire

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic ambulatory veterinary surgeon, within a diverse equine clinic in Berkshire. Ideally you will have a minimum of two years pure equine experience in a similar environment and an interest in anaesthesia would be a plus. As a confident team player you will have the opportunity to develop your clinical knowledge and in return a competitive package is offered, with a one in three out of hours rota. Interested candidates should send a CV and covering letter stating current salary to laura.feather@cvsvets.com.


Clinical Director, Wey Referrals

We are seeking to appoint an experienced specialist veterinary surgeon to the role of Clinical Director (CD)at Wey Referrals. Applicants must be an RCVS, European or American-registered veterinary specialist and licensed to practise veterinary medicine in the UK. The ideal applicant will have experience of management in a veterinary specialist environment with an appreciation of the realities of operating such services within a commercial setting whilst aiming for clinical care of the highest quality. The role of CD will carry responsibility for local management and development of the referral service at Wey, liaison with the regional director, and reporting to the CVS Referral Director. An annual salaried bonus of £5,000 is payable to the CD. A letter of application should be sent to the referral director by Friday 2nd May on john.innes@cvsvets.com.


Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon – Staffordshire/Cheshire Border (Part Time/Job Share Considered)

An opportunity has arisen at County Vets for an experienced and enthusiastic vet with a surgical bias to join our wonderful and dedicated team. The position currently includes: • 4 and a half day week with a 1 in 4 Saturday rota, working till 2pm • No OOH due to Vetsnow but inpatient duties on a rota basis • CPD encouraged and funded • Fully equipped branches that are RCVS accredited • Excellent nursing and support staff teams If you feel you could be part of a motivated and fun loving team that prides itself on excellent patient care and client support, we could be the practice you’ve been looking for. Please contact Lisa Brewster (Clinical Director) for more information on lisa.brewster@countyvets.org.uk.


Veterinary Surgeon - Swansea, South Wales

Part-time vet required to join our 3.5 vets in our RCVS tier 2 practice located close to the beautiful beaches of Gower and the city amenities of Swansea. We are a well equipped 2 site practice, with a supportive, friendly team of nurses and receptionists. We are looking for a flexible part time colleague who is capable of sole charge occasionally. No OOH. Hours are negotiable, pay according to experience. We offer funded CPD, RCVS fees, employee share save scheme, work place pension and other staff benefits. Closing Date for applications will be 31/05/2014. Please contact Louise on 01792 201688 or louise.atkinson@cvsvets.com for more information.


Full Time Veterinary Surgeons – Swansea

Experienced Vet and New Graduate Vet required to join our friendly 5.5 Vet group of practices located close to the beautiful beaches of Gower and the city amenities of Swansea. We offer: • RCVS accredited tier 2 practices • Great facilities including access to Ultrasound, endoscopy, and other toys. • A fully supported environment with 2 certificate students (Surgery and internal Medicine) • Highly competitive package/25 days holiday • 4.5 day working week with 1 in 3 Saturday Rota • No out of hours • Company Pension Scheme • Fully supported CPD and RCVS Fees paid • Childcare Vouchers/Gymflex discounts • Share Save Scheme • Car provided if needed. Apply with CV to humanresources@ukvetservices.com quoting reference RNVet1.


Veterinary Surgeon - Nottinghamshire

If you are an experienced small animal veterinary surgeon with a desire to run a RCVS accredited small animal practice this could be the job for you. The right candidate should possess essential diagnostic and surgical skills along with good communications skills. The ability to lead a team and to sustain high clinical standards is essential. Some knowledge of finance, HR and H&S may be advantageous but is not essential as you will have a strong support team behind you. We can offer you an attractive package including: • Competitive salary & responsibility allowance • Bonus scheme • Pension scheme • SAYE scheme • Medical insurance • 4.5 day week & 1 in 2 Saturdays • No OOH • 5 week Holiday and Bank Holidays • CPD allowance including funded CertAVP if desired If you are interested please forward your CV and covering letter to nicola.wilson-allott@yahoo.co.uk or call us on 01623 621 019 for more information.


Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon – Chelmsford, Essex

We are a 5 vet, 2 site RCVS accredited practice situated in Chelmsford Essex with easy access to central London and surrounding countryside. We are a busy 1st opinion practice with a diverse and interesting caseload. We Offer: • Well equipped surgery with digital x-ray, ultrasound, in-house lab and endoscopy. • Strong surgical and medical support team. • Visiting specialist. • 1 in 5 weekends with no OOH. • CPD actively encouraged. Please apply with a current C.V and covering letter to Sharon Whelan, Clinical Director at Sharon.whelan@cvsvets.com or in writing to Clarendon House Vets, Bexfields Farm, Galleywood Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 8BY. We look forward to hearing from you.


Clinical Director - Norfolk

You’re a Great Vet. That’s right, you’re an experience clinician who is a whizz with your medicine and surgery. You can quite happily handle cases from GDV’s to FLUTD; IBD to FIP. Yes, you can smell a splenectomy in the waiting room when it walks in and know darn sure what to do with it. And if there’s one thing you’re good at, it’s communicating with clients and staff alike. Heck, you can charm even the grumpiest Chihuahua owner into a smile. And you love sharing your knowledge and skills with others, because you know there’s nothing like team work to build a fantastic practice. You’ve built yourself into an established clinician and now it is time to try your hand at a new, exciting challenge.

You sound like our perfect candidate. We need a Clinical Director to lead a fantastic team in our 4 site, 7 vet practice, with the luxury of a 4 day week, and a generous 1:7 Saturday and OOH rota. We’re located in Norfolk, so you’ll have beautiful surroundings to enjoy your spare time in, with reasonable living costs too. We need enthusiasm. We need passion. We need professionalism. We need a leader. We need you. Send your CV and cover letter to tilly.morgan@cvsvets.com. It’s time to give your career a new spark.


Clinical Director - Halifax, West Yorkshire

If you are an experienced small animal veterinary surgeon and looking for a new or different challenge in your veterinary career this could be your opportunity. The role involves clinical duties, leading the team of our RCVS accredited 3-site small animal practice and sustaining high clinical standards. Essential diagnostic and surgical skills as well as good communications skills are required. Basic knowledge of finance, HR and H&S is advantageous although a strong administration team is there to support and guide you. We can offer you an attractive package including: • Competitive salary & responsibility allowance • Bonus scheme • Pension scheme • SAYE scheme • Medical insurance • 40hr week with 1:4 weekend and OOH in-patient duties • No OOH call out • 5 week Holiday and Bank Holidays • CPD allowance including funded CertAVP if desired If you are interested please forward your CV and covering letter to michealh@ashfieldvets.com or caroline@ashfieldvets.com or call us on 01422 365 306 for more information.


Senior Veterinary Surgeon – Pinner, Middlesex

We are looking for an experienced vet to lead our clinical team in our single site tier 2 clinic. At least 3 years UK experience is required together with good leadership skills and a passion for delivering a high standard of clinical care. A particular interest in surgery would be an advantage and a fully funded certificate is available. • Excellent facilities • No out of hours • Competitive salary • Private health insurance • Share save and bonus schemes This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to take the next step in their career and take charge of the clinical and financial performance of a clinic with plenty of support. Please apply to sue.gorman@cvsvets.com with a covering letter.


Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon - Lancashire

We are a multi-site, 1st opinion, RCVS Accredited Tier 2, SA practice, based in and around Tameside and Manchester with great links to the city centre and the surrounding countryside. • Ideally a minimum 2 years’ experience required. • We employ 8.5 veterinary surgeons and a full support team. • Salary package commensurate with experience + Bonus. • Own OOH. (1 weeknight in 7) • 1 in 4 weekend rota. • Work within a skilled team with excellent experienced nurses. • 1 main operating site, 5 consultation only surgeries. Fantastic opportunity to work in a team but also build your own client base. • Well-equipped surgeries. • Endoscopy, Ultrasound, Digital X-ray, Dental machine. • Excellent holiday allowance. • CPD funded. • RCVS membership and VDS cover paid. • Company pension scheme. • Company Share saver scheme. • Vehicle provided if required. For more information or to apply, please forward your covering letter and current CV to Amanda Smith (Clinical Director) amanda.smith@mgourleyvets.co.uk.


Veterinary Surgeon & New Graduate Veterinary Surgeon - Melbourne Vets, Cannock, Bloxwich and Tamworth

Friendly 100% small animal practice seeking motivated full time veterinary surgeon for our Cannock and Tamworth sites. No OOH, 15 minute consultation length as standard and good transport links to both regional cities and rural areas. Four day week plus weekends on rota. CPD is supported and funded as further development of our staff is important to us. Experience of sole charge or confidence to do so essential. This 5.5 vet team is friendly, motivated and forward-thinking with a lot to offer. Salary commensurate with experience. To apply, please send your application to emma.degg@cvsvets.com.


Veterinary Surgeon - Chestergates, Chester

Due to expansion, an exciting opportunity has arisen for an additional specialist to join our existing team of two working in internal medicine as part of a multi-disciplinary specialist hospital just outside the historic city of Chester. This is a permanent, full-time position available immediately. The successful applicant will hold or be eligible for the European or American Diploma in internal medicine. Our medicine clinicians work alongside other specialists (anaesthesia, imaging, soft tissue surgery, cardiology, neurology, dermatology, orthopaedics) and the culture is one of co-operation and mutual support. In-house MRI and visiting 16-slice CT are available with in-house CT to be installed in the next 12 months.

ChesterGates is part of CVS Vets Ltd (www.cvsukltd.co.uk), the UK’s largest corporate veterinary practice and this provides access to a national network of specialists working across our referral centres, as well as excellent opportunities for collaboration with our primary care centres. A competitive salary will be offered alongside benefits including five weeks holiday plus public holidays, 8 days funded CPD allowance, 5% company contribution to pension scheme, company share-save scheme, an employee benefits scheme, private healthcare and life assurance cover. Specialists share out-of-hours duties equally. ChesterGates is conveniently located in a semi-rural site just off the motorway network in England’s NorthWest close to the major rejuvenated cities of Liverpool, Manchester and Chester but also close to outstanding countryside in North Wales and the Lake District, as well as miles of coastline. Two international airports are within 30 minutes and London is two hours by train.

To see more about ChesterGates, please visit www.chestergates.org.uk. Applications should take the form of an application letter, CV and names and contacts for three referees. Applications and informal enquiries should be directed to Professor John Innes, CVS Referral Director, on john.innes@cvsvets.com; [tel. +44 (0)1244 853823].


Clinical Director - Southdown Vet Group, Brighton

We are a great team looking for an experienced clinician to lead our 3 branch small animal practice located within the Brighton area. This role will require a veterinary surgeon with an interest in leadership and business development and is a good team player. A strong interest in surgery would be a benefit and who takes pride in looking after their clients, provides an excellent level of care and service and has enthusiasm for first opinion practice. We have a strong, loyal customer base and we pride ourselves on the excellent service we provide. We offer a very competitive salary package to the right person including RCVS membership, funded CPD, incentive and healthcare schemes; we also arrange management training and support to help develop business skills further. There is no OOH with a 1:3 Saturday rota. If you are interested in this vacancy please apply via email with C.V and covering letter to Brodie@cvsvets.com.


Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon (4.5 day week maternity cover) - Wiltshire

We are a busy first opinion practice with a diverse and interesting caseload situated in rural Wiltshire. We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic veterinary surgeon with excellent communications skills to join our friendly team of 6 vets and 8 nurses. We provide a committed and caring service to our clients and cover our own OOH on a rota basis. Sole charge is involved so experience required. All the usual equipment available; ultrasound, radiography, endoscopy etc. CPD funded and encouraged. Accommodation available if needed. If you’d like to join our team, please email Melanie Crosnier Clinical Director on melanie.crosnier@cvsvets.com with CV and covering letter quoting reference number VSHHG1.


Temporary Vets required in Norfolk

We are a 5 vet, tier 3 hospital in Norfolk, looking for experienced small animal vets to come and take on temporary positions. One is a fixed period of maternity cover until November this year. The second position is an initial 6 month fixed term position whilst we are developing our business, with the potential opportunity to become permanent after this. We have an excellent custom built practice, with a superb nursing team and all the equipment you’d expect from a hospital, including digital X-ray. The practice is located in a lovely village, but is within a very short drive of Norwich, giving you the best of both worlds. Excellent animal and client care is strongly at the heart of our practice. You would be part of a 1:4 OOH and weekend rota, and enjoy a 4 day week if working full time; however part time applications will be happily considered. You will receive the equivalent of 5 weeks per year holiday and will be entitled to CPD funding. Competitive salary based on experience. Please send CV and cover letter to nurses@anchoragevets.co.uk.


Entrepreneurial Equine Vet - Yarm

As an experienced equine clinician, are you looking to take your career to the next level? A fantastic opportunity for an experienced equine vet has arisen at Oaklands Veterinary centre, a combined SA and LA practice. As senior vet of a team of 5 equine vets, you will guide and develop the equine team to uphold the position as the leading equine practice in Teesside. Based in the beautiful foothills of the North York moors, just outside Yarm, the practice serves a mixed population of racehorses, stud, competition and general horses. Alongside our purpose-built theatre, we have all the equipment to provide a full service, including digital X-ray, lab, gastroscopy, and stabling for multiple in-patients. We are in the process of refurbishing all facilities and the service we offer - and we need an inspirational leader to take this forward. A generous package including house is on offer for the right individual. Intrigued? For further information, please call Nick Acworth on 07824 399044 or email your application to admin@oaklandsvets.co.uk.


Branch Veterinary Surgeon - Surrey

We are looking for an experienced veterinary surgeon to lead our fabulous branch to reach its full potential – do you have what it takes? We have a loyal client base that has the potential for growth, the practice is well equipped and also has the advantage of medical and surgical support from our nearby hospital. The ideal candidate will be a general practitioner who wants to offer high standards of client service and patient clinical care as well as looking to lead and develop a small branch practice. Benefits include: * No OOH, weekends on a rota basis * CPD funded and encouraged * Competitive salary We are a four practice group with experienced vets and qualified nurses. Email your CV and covering letter to Dani.north@cvsvets.com.


Vet and Assistant Vet - Manchester

Regan’s has been established in the area for over 30 years, we are a 10 site group of practices across the Greater Manchester area with around 17 vets employed across the group. We have two exciting opportunities to work in our branches based in the Wigan area. Team Leader We are looking for an experienced vet with strong leadership skills to lead these two sites as Senior Vet, based at our branch in Hindley; they will lead a team of 4 vets across the two sites. With a busy case load and a loyal client base, a good all-rounder with a medical bias would be preferred. Assistant Vet This role is based at our branch in Goose Green area of Wigan; you will be the main vet for this site supported by the vets based at Hindley. The ability to work as sole charge for 3 days a week is essential. The following benefits are included: • 4.5 day working week and 1 in 4 weekends with time in lieu • 25 days holiday • Company pension scheme and • Generous CPD allowance with entrance/continuation on relevant Cert AVP strongly supported/encouraged through our established Cert AVP scheme. We need you to have the following qualities: • Capacity to work well within a team • Keen to continue to build on the great reputation of the practice • Able to act in a Mentor capacity for recent graduates and • Desire to enter onto or continue on a Cert AVP qualification. For further information or to make an application, please contact Ellen Coker (Clinical Director) at ellen.coker@cvsvets.com , or at the address below, 284 Bury Road, Bolton. We look forward to hearing from you.


Full Time Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon – Swansea, South Wales

Our busy tier 2 training practice seeks colleague to join our team. Some sole charge so minimum 2 years experience required. Usual toys including endoscopy. No OOH. Saturday mornings on a rota. RCVS and VDS paid, CPD encouraged and funded, to Certificate level if desired. For more information please contact Emma Havard on 07855831007 or email CV and covering letter to emma.havard@cvsvets.com.


Small Animal Saturday Vet – Swansea, South Wales

Saturday morning vet needed for an established RCVS accredited clinic, hours 8.30-1. Sole charge but there is full support from local sister practice if needed. Salary dependent on experience. Please send CV and covering letter to emma.havard@cvsvets.com or call 07855831007 for an informal chat.


Veterinary Surgeon Intern – Berkshire

A busy equine practice in the Home Counties requires an enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeon, full-time intern, for an initial period of six months with a view to extend. With a one in three out of hours rota, a varied and rewarding workload and a competitive package, including accommodation. Interested candidates should send a CV and covering letter to laura.feather@cvsvets.com.


2 x Veterinary Surgeons – Southsea, Portsmouth & Havant/North End, Portsmouth

We are looking for an experienced Vet to be part of our Veterinary Hospital based group to take sole charge of one of our branches, which is a single Vet branch and a Vet to be part of our Veterinary Hospital based group to work between our Havant branch and North End Hospital... We offer: * A motivated team of 13 Vets and 25 Nurses * 5 branch practice (includes hospital and 4 branches) * RCVS accredited GP training practice * Great facilities including access to ultrasound, endoscopy, digital radiography, cardiac referrals and hospitalisation facilities at North End * Highly competitive package * 25 days holiday * No OOH * Company Pension Scheme * Fully supported CPD and RCVS fees paid * Childcare vouchers/Gymflex discounts * Bonus for sole charge * Share Save Scheme * Accommodation available if required. Apply with CV to Kim Howe, Harbour Veterinary Group, 251 London Road, North End, Portsmouth, Hants, PO2 9HA or email kim.howe@harbourvets.co.uk


Veterinary Surgeon – Manchester

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced full time Veterinary Surgeon to work at our progressive, companion animal practice in the Manchester area. We offer: * 3 centre RCVS accredited SA practice * Well equipped surgeries including Digital X-ray, ultrasound, in house lab and electrocautery * A friendly and motivated team of 5 Vets, 7 RVNs and 7 Receptionists/Animal Nursing Assistants * Highly competitive salary * 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays * Fully supported CPD including RCVS certificate * Company Pension Scheme * Share Save scheme * An equal shared rota for weekends and OOH. This is a fantastic opportunity for a friendly, enthusiastic, and motivated vet, with good communication skills to take sole charge of this surgery. Full support is given from our other colleagues and branch surgeries. For further information or to apply for the position, please email Sinead.Bennett@cvsvets.com


Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon – North Devon

An opportunity for an enthusiastic vet with some UK experience to join our friendly team in this beautiful area. We offer: • Interesting, varied caseload and the opportunity to follow your cases through • CPD fully supported up to certificate level • Chance to develop your special interests • Excellent salary package and company pension • 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays • 4 day week - great work life balance • Equally shared OOH rota • Good nursing support from RVNs including 24h on site care. We would like you to bring: • Enthusiasm for developing high quality practice • Great communication and client care skills • A cheerful attitude! For more information or to apply please contact Kathrine Blackie, Clinical Director on 01271 812405 or email argyllvetskathrine@hotmail.co.uk


Permanent Full Time Veterinary Surgeon - South Yorkshire

Our RCVS Accredited Small Animal Veterinary Hospital is seeking a confident Veterinary Surgeon to work alongside experienced colleagues in our fully refurbished hospital. The ideal candidate will have an interest in internal medicine and imaging. You will benefit from excellent facilities including DR, on site 24 hr OOH support with intensive care facilities, Colour Doppler ultrasound, Video endoscopy and ASIF, Qualified and experienced nursing staff. Some experience is required, training and CPD a priority with expectation that you will embark on a funded RCVS Cert AVP. This is an exciting opportunity for someone passionate about delivering exceptional patient care wishing to develop a career in a well established practice. Realistic weekend rota and no OOH, competitive salary, benefits and CPD package including fully funded Cert AVP and support package for the right candidate. Apply to William Taylor BVMS MRCVS. Tel: 01709 377241 Email: wtaylorvet@aol.com


Veterinary Surgeon - Emergency Out of Hours Clinic, Southampton, Hampshire

Veterinary Surgeon experienced in emergency work required to complete our friendly and motivated team to provide exceptional care in our new Emergency Service Clinic. We Offer: * One week on, 2nd week on call, 3rd week off * A Tier 3 Hospital * Access to high grade equipment * Support from a well qualified day team * Highly competitive salary * Fully supported CPD * Company Pension Scheme/ Share Save Scheme Good access to social & leisure amenities available locally, located within 8 miles of Solent Coast. For further information please contact Max Tuck BVetMed MRCVS at Max.Tuck@animedvets.co.uk


Veterinary Surgeon – Burgess Hill, West Sussex

We are a friendly 2 site small animal practice in Mid Sussex. We are seeking a 4-6 year qualified veterinary surgeon to make up a team of 4 vets. Orthopedic experience a bonus. Working hours include a 4 day week and 1:4 Saturdays. No OOH. We have digital xray, on site laboratory, ultra sound including Doppler and BP machine. Salary commensurate with experience. Please contact: Debra Hyman or Jenny Edwards 01444 233472 Reception@arkvetssussex.com


Permanent Full Time OOH Emergency Veterinary Surgeon - South Yorkshire

Our RCVS Accredited Small Animal Veterinary Hospital is seeking a confident Veterinary Surgeon interested in working in an emergency and critical care environment. Following complete refurbishment of the practice we are launching a comprehensive out of hours service and require a night vet to complete the existing team. You will benefit from excellent facilities including DR, intensive care facilities, Colour Doppler ultrasound, Video endoscopy and ASIF, Qualified and experienced nursing staff and the support of an on site experienced (Cert AVP) day service. Some experience is required, training and CPD a priority and further qualifications encouraged and supported. This is an exciting opportunity for someone passionate about emergency and critical care wishing to develop an exceptional service in a well established practice. Realistic and sustainable working patters, competitive salary, benefits and CPD package for the right candidate. Apply to William Taylor BVMS MRCVS. Tel: 01709 377241 Email: wtaylorvet@aol.com


Veterinary Surgeon (Maternity Cover) – Tyne & Wear

Ayres Veterinary Hospital, a fully equipped Tier 3 practice with excellent nursing support- is looking for an experienced small animal Veterinary Surgeon, working full-time for a period of one year from May 2014. The position will involve sole charge and out of hours. To be considered please apply to Mrs Janet Dunn, Ayres Veterinary Hospital, 19 Ayres Terrace, North Shields, Tyne and Wear. NE29 0HL. Tel 0191 258 6886. email jan.dunn@cvsvets.com.


Emergency Veterinary Surgeon - Exeter, Devon

1 WEEK ON 2 WEEKS OFF!!

Are you looking for a new challenge and a different work-life balance? Are you an experienced vet, dedicated to patient and client care who would like PLENTY OF TIME OFF TO ENJOY THE GREAT OUTDOORS? We are a local, high quality (but fairly priced!) veterinary emergency service looking for an experienced and motivated vet to be part of our small team. We provide compassionate and quality out of hours services for 11 local practices. We are offering a very competitive salary for a vet to work a 1 week on 2 weeks off rota pattern, (That’s two whole weeks in every three to enjoy the great range of outdoor activities that this beautiful area has to offer!) as well as a Company Pension Scheme, Share Save Scheme and fully funded CPD. Based in a modern tier 3 small animal hospital in Exeter, Devon our vets have the benefit of modern facilities and the back-up of an experienced day team that includes several certificate holders and an onsite orthopaedic referral service. If you are interested in finding a position that is both rewarding and challenging but also offers you plenty of time to spend with your family/dog/horse/bike/surfboard/xbox/paintbrush (or all of the above) please contact nichola.dobson@cvsvets.com.


Experienced Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon - Lancashire

We are a multi site, 1st opinion, RCVS Accredited Tier 2, SA practice, based in and around Tameside and Manchester with great links to the city centre and the surrounding countryside. We employ 8.5 veterinary surgeons and a full support team - Salary package commensurate with experience + Bonus - Own OOH. (1 weeknight in 7) - 1 in 4 weekend rota - Work within a skilled team with experienced nurses - 1 main operating site, 5 consultation only surgeries. Fantastic opportunity to work in a team but also build your own client base - Well equipped surgeries - Excellent holiday allowance - CPD funded - RCVS membership and VDS cover paid - Company pension scheme - Company Share saver scheme - Vehicle provided if required. For more information or to apply, please forward your covering letter and current CV to Amanda Smith (Clinical Director) amanda.smith@mgourleyvets.co.uk


Norfolk/Suffolk Coastal Border – Small Animal Vet

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced small animal vet to join and enhance our current eight vet team. We are a two site well equipped tier 3 hospital situated on the coast at the Norfolk/Suffolk border. Our practice prides itself in offering exceptional standards of animal and client care and the ideal candidate would be expected to maintain a strong client base and rapport with excellent communication skills. As a veterinary hospital the post includes participation in a 1 in 8 OOH rota with pro rata Saturday mornings, a 4 1/2 day week, 25 days holiday, RCVS and VDS fees paid. Ideal candidate must be willing to study towards RCVS certificate with CPD fully encouraged and funded. We offer a wide ranging and varied caseload including greyhound cover to the local stadium and actively encourage and support our vets to pursue their own areas of interest. A fantastic opportunity to enjoy the beautiful Norfolk Broads yet within easy reach of London with one of the best climates in the country and a low cost of living. Salary in line with experience. Apply with CV and covering letter to elissa.cox@cvsvets.co.uk.


Experienced Small Animal Vet required with strong soft tissue/orthopaedic surgical bias - Hindley, Wigan.

We have a full time vacancy arising at our Hindley branch due to our long term Vet leaving to set up on their own. Hindley is a busy surgery, having recently expanded to 3 vets. The successful Vet will be performing the majority of the surgical caseload and will take in referrals from our other 9 branches. You will benefit from the following: * 4.5 day working week. * 1 in 4 weekends with 1.5 days off in lieu * 25 days holiday. * Company pension scheme. * Company share save scheme. * Generous CPD allowance with entrance/continuation on relevant Cert AVP strongly supported/encouraged through our established Cert AVP scheme. * Extensive onsite facilities plus access to many more within the group. * As part of the CVS family you will have access to the benefits of being part of a large well-organised group whilst being part of a well established practice with very loyal clients. * Performance related bonus scheme. * Generous salary which will be discussed at interview. We need you to have the following qualities: * Capacity to work well within a team. * Keen to continue to build on the great reputation of the practice. * Willing to offer other Vets advice and accept internal referrals. * Able to act in a Mentor capacity for recent graduates. * Ability to demonstrate surgical/orthopaedic focus having undergone significant further education in this area. * Desire to enter onto or continue on a Cert AVP qualification. If you are interested in this position or would like further information please do not hesitate to contact either Ellen Coker (Clinical Director) or Kath Gradwell (Business Manager) by email in the first instance to ellen.coker@cvsvets.com or kath.gradwell@cvsvets.com If you would like to apply please send covering letter and CV quoting reference. We look forward to hearing from you.


Veterinary Surgeon – Nottingham

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic vet to join our practice working over two sites, with no out of hours cover. We are a RCVS Tier 1 first opinion practice consisting of 4 vets and 7 nurses. Our well-equipped facilities combined with a strong, knowledgeable and pro-active. Please apply with CV and covering letter to humanresources@ukvetservices.co.uk quoting reference ORCBB or post to Julia Barton Priory Veterinary group, 10a Derby Road, Beeston, Nottingham. NG9 2TJ or phone 0115 9430898 for an informal chat. www.priory-vets.co.uk


Saturday Vet @ County Vets – Sandbach, Cheshire

Enthusiastic, experienced small animal veterinary surgeon with good sense of humour to work Saturday mornings 9am-12noon at friendly Sandbach branch surgery. Consultations only; no OOH responsibilities. Support from other branches if required. Call Ruth Parris or Lisa Brewster for an informal chat on 01270 882112 or send a CV and covering letter to sandbach@countyvets.org.uk


Experienced Vet – South Yorkshire

Experienced Vet required to complement our existing team of 3 Vets, 1 with CertSAS. We are a single site tier 3 Veterinary Hospital with a busy first opinion and Orthopaedic surgical referral case load. Well equipped hospital with flexible/rigid video endoscopy, laparoscopy, ultrasound, digital X-ray, slit lamp, visiting MRI/CT, piped gas, multi-parameter monitoring, full surgical facilities with an experienced team of 8 nurses enable clinical freedom and the opportunity to perform Veterinary Medicine to high standards. No out of hours. Competitive salary with CPD encouraged and accommodation if required. If you are a team player and take pride in providing excellent customer service please send a CV and covering letter to mark.straw@beechwoodvet.co.uk or in writing to Beechwood Veterinary Hospital, 51 Bawtry Road, Bessacarr, Doncaster, DN47AA.


Exotic Vet – Battleflatts, North Yorkshire

An Exciting Opportunity for a SA/Exotic Vet to expand and further develop an established Practice in the beautiful heart of North Yorkshire on the outskirts of York. You must be fun loving, enthusiastic with good clinical and communication skills. Modern, fully equipped practice including rigid/flexible scope, ventilator, Doppler bp etc - Work alongside a team of experienced vets (1 x Cert AVP (ZooMed), 1 x cert EP, 1 x working towards Cert SAS) - Experienced and enthusiastic nurses (2 x diploma holders, 3 x cert nursing exotics, 2 x cert dentistry) - 1 in 5 on call, 4.5 day week - Competitive salary with bonus scheme - Funded CPD - VN Training Practice. For further information please contact Diana Stanton (CD) on 01759 371066 or email:- diana.stanton@cvsvets.com www.battleflatts.co.uk


2 x Small Animal Vet- Maternity Cover and Permanent sole charge, branch surgery, North Yorkshire

Busy SA/Exotic Equine Practice. Modern, fully equipped, purpose built practice. Excellent working environment in beautiful part of the country. 1 in 5 Rota (including on call and weekends). Working alongside experienced nursing Staff (incl two diploma holders). 4.5 day week. Good package including CPD and bonus. For further information please contact Diana Stanton on 01759 371066 or email:- office@battleflatts.co.uk Visit our website www.battleflatts.co.uk.


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