Veterinary Surgeons - Vacancies

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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.


Veterinary Surgeon – Kidsgrove, Staffordshire

We are looking for an enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeon to join our single site RCVS Tier 2 accredited small animal practice from May 2014. We offer: * Well equipped surgery including automatic X-ray developer, ultrasound, ECG, in house lab, ultrasonic dental scaler and polisher, endoscopes and electrocautery * A friendly and motivated team of 3 Vets and 4 RVN’s * Highly competitive salary * 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays * Fully supported CPD including RCVS certificate * Company Pension Scheme * Bonus * Share Save Scheme * 4 day week, 1 in 3 weekends, no OOH. To apply for the above position, please forward your CV and covering letter to Isabel.forman@cvsvets.com or call 01782 782582 for more information.


OOH 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 and 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.


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.


Senior Veterinary Surgeon – Fleet, Hampshire

Someone with leadership skills to help further develop an exceptional practice in Fleet, Hampshire. Lovely clients and amazing staff and facilities. We have high standards and work hard but need someone to take us in to the future! If you are a good leader, have bags of enthusiasm and would like to work with an excellent team of staff then we would like to meet you!! No OOH, Good weekend rota and CPD allowance. Please contact Lisa Shore on 01252 616185 or email lisa.shore@cvsvets.com with CV and covering letter.


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.


Clinical Director – Pet Doctors, Guildford (maternity cover)

An exciting opportunity has opened up for an enthusiastic vet to lead our team of eight small animal clinics in the beautiful county of Surrey. Working in a ‘hub and spoke’ system, you will have plenty of support from our dedicated team of experienced vets and nurses, along with the benefits of no OOH, a good weekend rota, and all the usual equipment, CPD allowance and 5 weeks holiday. This is a group of practices with enormous potential and although the position is a temporary one, it may lead to a more permanent role within the hub. Please call Greg Critien for more information on 07539 429455, or apply with CV and covering letter to: greg.critien@cvsvets.com.


Part Time or Full Time Veterinary Surgeon – Fetcham and Guildford, Surrey

Experienced veterinary surgeon required for our group of clinics in Surrey. Clients are typically bonded and allow full case workup on their pets. The clinics are equipped with in-house blood analysers, ultrasound, blood-pressure monitoring, and full surgical/radiographic facilities. This is a fantastic opportunity for a vet with enthusiasm and good communication skills to take the step into sole charge, but with support from other colleagues and sister clinics in the area. Fetcham and Guildford are both within easy reach of London and the South Coast. • Part Time role is for 2.5-3 days per week, and sole charge at Fetcham only • Full Time role is 4.5 days per week, split between Fetcham and other clinics within our group of eight practices • Further study to certificate level encouraged and supported (currently 25% of our vets either hold certificates or are studying towards them) • Potential for progression • Shared weekend rota • Flexible working pattern • No OOH • £1000 CPD allowance • RCVS membership funded • 25 days holiday per year • Salary from £42,000 or pro rata, depending on FT/PT and experience For more information, or to apply, please email greg.critien@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.


Assistant Veterinary Surgeon – Middlesbrough, North East

Veterinary Surgeon required to join our 4 site, 10 Vet, small animal practice centred around our tier 3 Hospital. An excellent team of vets, nurses and receptionists are always available to offer support therefore this is an ideal opportunity for a new graduate. We can offer you: * Good facilities including a newly refurbished practice * Location ideal for city, countryside and beach lovers * Further qualifications are encouraged and supported * New Graduate Programme * Attractive salary package including bonus scheme, pension and share save scheme * 1 in 3 weekends / No OOH * Accommodation available if required. 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 rdouglas.bridgevets@yahoo.co.uk.


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.


Veterinary Surgeons – Norfolk – Ideal for Recent Graduates

A great opportunity has arisen in the beautiful surroundings of Norfolk. We are an eight vet, Tier 2, four-site practice looking for enthusiastic vets to help us enhance this fantastic practice. We are very happy to consider recent graduates and offer a structured new-graduate training program. We have an experienced surgeon in house to help your surgical skills grow. We also offer: • 4 day week and a 1:7 on call rota with generous time back for weekend work • 5 weeks holiday • CPD is funded and encouraged: we want you to achieve your clinical ambitions. We need vets who have exceptional communication skills and who strive to deliver first class client care. You must have a passion for diagnostic work ups and case ownership; a team player who will work well with our friendly, energetic team. Come and be part of an exciting new era for our practice.. Send cover letter and CV to tilly.morgan@cvsvets.com.


Temporary Veterinary Surgeon - 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.


Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon – Dereham, Norfolk

We are looking for a small animal vet who would relish the opportunity to help be part of a changing veterinary team, with the chance to make a real difference to our practice. As we sadly wave goodbye to the previous partners, we need an enthusiastic and energetic vet to come and maintain the excellent clinical and client care that we strive to deliver. The role is 100% small animal and provides good facilities including digital X-ray and a brand new ultrasound machine. You will be part of a four vet team with 1:4 weekend and OOH work. In return we offer a competitive salary based on experience, CPD funding and 5 weeks holiday. Some experience is required, but recent graduates will be considered. Excellent communication skills and a passion for client care is essential. Come and join us in the gorgeous Norfolk landscape and be part of a new era for our lovely practice. Send CV and cover letter to zak.leavold@cvsvets.com.


Large Animal Veterinary Surgeon - Norfolk

We are excited to be looking for a 100% large animal vet to help us maintain and grow our farm work in Norfolk. The majority of work will be cattle and dairy, with some first line equine to add variety. You will be one of two vets looking after a number of farms and large animal clients in the heart of the Norfolk landscape. You will need to be confident with your large animal work and have experience in building and maintaining a professional relationship with the large animal clients. The on call tends to be quiet, and in a shared rota will be compensated accordingly. This will be an enjoyable and varied role for someone looking to settle into a beautiful part of the country, where living costs are low. Competitive salary based on experience, with 5 weeks holiday. CPD funded and encouraged. Please send CV and cover letter to zak.leavold@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


Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon - Staffordshire/Cheshire border

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 includes: * Full time or part time considered with a 1 in 4 Saturday rota working till 2pm * No OOH due to Vetsnow but inpatient duties on a rota basis * CPD is 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 01270 882112 or email lisa.brewster@countyvets.org.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


Assistant Veterinary Surgeon – Middlesbrough, North East

Veterinary Surgeon required to join our 4 site, 10 Vet , small animal practice centred around our tier 3 Hospital. An excellent team of vets, nurses and receptionists are always available to offer support therefore this is an ideal opportunity for a new graduate. We can offer you: * Good facilities including a newly refurbished practice * Location ideal for city, countryside and beach lovers * Further qualifications are encouraged and supported * Attractive salary package including bonus scheme, pension and share save scheme * 1 in 3 weekends * No OOH * Accommodation available if required. 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


Clinical Director – Ark Vets, Hampshire

Are you looking to take the next step in your career? If you are an experienced, enthusiastic vet with high standards and an interest in clinical development, then this may be the opening for you. We are looking for a motivated team player, keen to develop their veterinary skills whilst leading this happy, friendly 3.5 vet small animal practice in Fleet, Hampshire. Our practice is spacious and modern with good equipment and really friendly staff and clients. We have two generously sized theatres, access to a local MRI scanner and on-site hydrotherapy and rehabilitation centre. 4.5 day week, plus shared Saturday mornings, 5 weeks paid holiday, generous CPD allowance, and very competitive salary in line with experience. We are happy to consider all experienced candidates seeking to develop their careers. To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to greg.critien@cvsvets.com.


Veterinary Surgeon – Drayton, Portsmouth

Looking to work on the South Coast? We are looking for an experienced veterinary surgeon for our busy clinic in Drayton, just outside Portsmouth. Our current vet is off to taste life in Australia so we are looking for his replacement. You will be working alongside one other vet, 3 qualified nurses and a receptionist in a well equipped clinic. A surgical leaning would be beneficial as currently our vet is studying for a surgical cert and we would like to continue with the caseload that he has built up. CPD is encouraged and funded. This is a fantastic location, close to the South Downs, the Coast and London. To help with the work-life balance it’s a 4.5 day week, no OOH and 1 in 4 w/e rota. 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


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


Experienced Small Animal Vet – Regans Little Lane Clinic, Wigan.

We have a full time vacancy arising at our Little Lane branch. The Vet we take on will be working sole charge 3 days a week in a thriving surgery with a great support team. You will benefit from the following: * 4.5 day working week and 1 in 4 weekends with time 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 * 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. 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 * Capacity to work sole charge at times 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. We look forward to hearing from you.


Veterinary Surgeon - Regan Veterinary Group – Minimum 1-2 years qualified, sole charge, Bolton

We are a 10 site modern small animal practice group in the Manchester, Bolton and Wigan area and are looking for a full-time vet capable of sole charge who will work with a committed, enthusiastic and loyal nursing team. Some of the benefits available to you are: * No OOH * 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 including in house lab, x-ray, ultrasound, video-endoscopy and much more * Entrance onto a Cert strongly encouraged. This would be an Ideal position for a Vet with some experience that enjoys the independence of sole charge with the back up of more than 15 vets within the Regan Group To be considered for this excellent position, please forward CV and covering letter to Ellen Coker (Clinical Director) email: ellen.coker@cvsvets.com


Veterinary Surgeon (Part Time or Full Time) – Fetcham and Guildford, Surrey

Experienced veterinary surgeon required for our group of clinics in Surrey. Clients are typically bonded and allow full case workup on their pets. The clinics are equipped with in-house blood analysers, ultrasound, blood-pressure monitoring, and full surgical/radiographic facilities. This is a fantastic opportunity for a vet with enthusiasm and good communication skills to take the step into sole charge, but with support from other colleagues and sister clinics in the area. Fetcham and Guildford are both within easy reach of London and the South Coast. * Part Time role is for 2.5-3 days per week, and sole charge at Fetcham only * Full Time role is 4.5 days per week, split between Fetcham and our multi-vet clinic in Guildford * Further study to certificate level encouraged and supported (currently 25% of our vets either hold certificates or are studying towards them) * Potential for progression * Shared weekend rota * Flexible working pattern * No OOH * £1000 CPD allowance * RCVS membership funded * 25 days holiday per year * Salary from £42,000 or pro rata, depending on FT/PT and experience. For more information, or to apply, please contact Sharyn Hall at sharyn.hall@petdoctors.co.uk, or on 01483 566322 during office hours.


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.


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.


Senior Veterinary Surgeon - Joel Veterinary Clinic, Eastcote, Middlesex

We are looking for a senior vet to lead a team of skilled vets in our modern, well equipped, 100% small animal tier 2 clinic. This is a full time role for an experienced, confident vet with UK experience in small animal practice. * A very attractive salary package * No out of hours * Modern premises * Fully funded cert AVP programme available * Leadership coaching * Share save scheme. To find out more please send a CV and covering letter to Sue Gorman at jobs@vetcare.org.uk


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.


Part-time Vet – Ark Vets, Fleet, Hampshire

Our friendly and spacious small animal clinic is seeking to extend its opening hours, so is looking for a part-time vet to work between 6 and 9pm weeknights, and have a share of the Saturday rota. You’ll enjoy working with of our pleasant staff in generous facilities, helping bonded clients keen for a thorough and rewarding workup. To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to greg.critien@cvsvets.com.


Clinical Director – Ark Vets, Fleet, Hampshire

New Year, New Career? Are you looking to take the next step in your career? If you are an experienced, enthusiastic vet with a passion for high standards and clinical development, then this may be the opportunity for you. We are looking for a Clinical Director for our 3.5 vet small animal clinic in Fleet, Hampshire. Our spacious, modern building with good equipment and friendly staff will give you the perfect opportunity to broaden your skills and experience. Although our situation is best suited to a clinician with a surgical bias (with two generously sized theatres, access to a local MRI scanner and on-site hydrotherapy and rehabilitation centre), we would be happy to consider all experienced candidates seeking to develop their careers. To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to greg.critien@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


Veterinary Surgeon - Tamworth

100% small animal practice is looking for an enthusiastic full time vet to join our small friendly team. The position will involve some sole charge so experience in a sole charge practice would be desirable. You would be working alongside an experienced nurse and practice manager to help you drive the practice forward. With 15 minute consultations, you will have the time to build a great relationship with you clients whilst being able to offer gold standard care. We are open Saturday mornings until midday and have no OOH. An enthusiastic team who want to increase their own roles within the practice and would welcome like-minded vet/s to join them. Support from clinical director based at local sister practice. CPD is encouraged & funded. If you are interested in this position, please email your CV to nikki.singleton@cvsvets.com


Graduate Veterinary Surgeon – Southampton, Hampshire

Opportunity for a motivated and enthusiastic recent graduate to join a friendly, two vet practice in Chandlers Ford. An interest in further career development with Cert AVP would be an advantage. * CVS Graduate Programme * Company Pension * CPD encouraged and funded * 25 days holiday * 1 in 4 weekend rota * Accommodation available * Company share save option * To apply send your CV and covering letter to dan.bates@petdoctors.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.


Veterinary Surgeon - Beeches Veterinary Hospital, Slough

We are looking for an enthusiastic, confident & friendly vet with some experience; a flexible vet who will work well as part of a supportive, caring team but also be comfortable working independently at times. Excellent communication and customer care skills are required and you will want to continue our high clinical standards. We are a well equipped tier 3 hospital, part of an integrated, forward looking practice group which offers internal referrals to surgery and medicine cert. holders. There is local access to MRI, a physiotherapist and acupuncture for appropriate cases. This full time role involves some branch work and an equal share of Saturday mornings and bank holidays. You will receive a salary commensurate with your experience & 25 days annual leave; CPD is encouraged and funded. You will have the opportunity to shape the way we do things, contribute to case discussions and the practice as a whole with a flexible, positive attitude. If you are interested, please send your CV with a covering letter to suzie.badham@activevetcare.co.uk or call 01753 539353 for an informal chat


Graduate Veterinary Surgeon - West Sussex

Busy seven vet, multi-site small animal practice seeks a new graduate, or a vet looking build up their experience, who is confident and keen to undertake a level of sole charge work at branch surgeries. You will have an experienced and welcoming team to support you and plenty of exposure to consults and routine surgery. For more information please mail your CV and covering letter to vets@farthingsvet.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.


Surgical Certificate Pathway – Isle of Wight

Pet Doctors Veterinary Hospital on the Isle of Wight is seeking a colleague with a surgical bias and 1-2 years experience to enter our Clinical Certificate Pathway which will lead to Cert AVP within 3 years. You will undergo a specific learning route and be exposed to a significant caseload. You will be enrolled on A&B module e-learning courses and follow on with C- modules once the A&B modules are complete. You will be enrolled on appropriate webinar club and see practice for one week each year in a referral centre. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated colleague to progress their career. For further details contact Paul Pollard at paul.pollard@petdoctors.co.uk


Floating vet required in Surrey

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced vet who is looking for a flexible role in a beautiful part of the England. We are seeking an enthusiastic team player to work in our large, multisite group of clinics. The role combines the flexibility of a locum position with the stability of a permanent job. Benefits include: * 5 weeks paid holiday, and bank holidays. * No OOH work. * Fully funded CPD allowance. * Good support from other experienced vets in hub system * Clinical development fully supported and encouraged. * RCVS and VDS membership paid. * Good equipment, including recently refurbished central practice. * upport from experienced and competent team of nurses. To apply, or for more information, please email: greg.critien@petdoctors.co.uk. Veterinary Surgeon


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


Experienced Small Animal Vet – Suffolk

We are looking for an experienced small animal vet to join our friendly 3 vet small animal practice in Saxmundham. Close to the beautiful Suffolk Heritage Coast with good rail links to London. Recently refurbished and well equipped RCVS accredited practice with excellent nursing and support staff teams. No OOH and 1:3 Saturday rota. Day off in the week. 5 weeks holiday. CPD encouraged and funded. We are looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated colleague with excellent client/patient care skills. For more information or to apply please contact rosie.barker@cvsvets.com


Experienced Veterinary Surgeon – Watton/Thetford, Norfolk

Fancy a change? Come to the land of Big Skies! A vacancy has arisen in an award winning, forward thinking practice. We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced vet to join a young at heart, supportive team. The successful candidate would ideally have a surgical bias and will be willing to lead by example and continue to put the clients first. We can offer a good rota (4 day week) and time off for weekends (1:7). The post includes 1:7 Saturday mornings plus shared out of hours. We support and fund CPD and can offer a competitive salary for the right candidate and 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays. Norfolk has a lot to offer, including beautiful beaches and forests. Apply in writing to Tilly Morgan, The Old Golfhouse Veterinary Group, 4 Goddards Court, High Street, Watton, Norfolk. IP25 6XT. tilly.morgan@cvsvets.com


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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