Experienced Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon – Oxfordshire/Independent

Location Oxfordshire
Discipline: Clinical
Salary: £40,000 to £70,000
Contact name: Laura Collings

Contact email: laura@vettedrecruitment.co.uk
Job ref: 497
Published: 5 days ago

Elevate your veterinary career amidst the historic charm of Oxfordshire. Our client’s respected, independent small animal practice is seeking a dedicated Veterinary Surgeon to enhance their dynamic clinical team. This role offers a generous remuneration package ranging from £40,000 to £70,000 per annum, tailored to reflect your qualifications and experience.

This role promises a varied workload, including consulting, hospital rotations, and surgical duties. With an average 40-hour week and the flexibility to choose between a 4 or 5-day schedule, the practice respects the need for personal time and work life balance. Out of hours commitments are kept to a maximum of one night shift per week and 1 in 4 weekend shifts, ensuring ample time for relaxation and pursuits outside of work.

The practice prides itself on exceptional veterinary care, supported by a large team of 11 vets and 14 nurses. As an approved RCVS Graduate Development Practice with a trained Vet GDP adviser, the practice is committed to nurturing talent and continuous learning and development. The ideal candidate will bring 2-3 years of experience, a collaborative spirit, and a proactive approach to veterinary care.  You should have excellent communication skills and be confident discussing treatment plans with clients and the out-of-hours team, and be passionate about being part of a truly independent practice and all that brings to the team and clients.

Situated in the picturesque county of Oxfordshire, a mere 30 minutes by train from London, the practice offers a stimulating environment with state-of-the-art facilities, including ultrasound, endoscopy, and laser therapy. With plans to expand into a purpose-built hospital, the practice is on an exciting growth trajectory.  

This role is your chance to thrive professionally while enjoying a rich quality of life.

•    Annual salary of £40,000 to £70,000 depending on experience
•    Annual Holiday entitlement of 6 weeks including bank holidays, plus birthday leave
•    £3,000 CPD allowance is provided to foster continuous learning
•    Professional membership fees paid
•    Bring your dog to work policy in place
•    Generous employee discounts

If you are a Veterinary Surgeon with a passion for excellence and a desire to be part of a close-knit team that values patient care above all, we would love to hear from you.
Contact Laura Collings through Laura@vettedrecruitment.co.uk or 07570 606201 today.

Please note you must be a qualified Veterinary Surgeon eligible to register with the RCVS and able to demonstrate right to work in the UK to be considered for this role. 

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