Veterinary Surgeon - independent practice/accommodation/car/sponsorship

Location West Midlands
Discipline: Clinical
Salary: £40,000 to £90,000
Contact name: Laura Collings

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Published: 30 days ago

Elevate your veterinary career within a dynamic and diverse environment that truly values work-life harmony and professional growth. A modern first opinion small animal practice is seeking a dedicated and compassionate Veterinary Surgeon to enrich their multicultural team across two thriving branches. Based a short drive from Birmingham City Centre so perfectly located with excellent transport links.

The practice boasts state-of-the-art equipment and a commitment to investing in new technologies, ensuring that the care provided is of the highest standard. With a variety of patients including dogs, cats, and small furries, the role promises a rich and varied caseload. Their branch, with its 2-vet, 3-nurse team, focuses on a range of procedures including dentistry and ultrasonography. Their main site operates as a 24-hour hospital, dealing with complex cases and a significant amount of ECC, led by a head vet with extensive experience in bull breeds and a passion for their welfare.

As a Veterinary Surgeon within this practice, one will enjoy a sensibly managed diary that respects personal time, with consults ending 30 minutes before the shift does, and dedicated time for case work-ups and client communication. The team of 6 Vets, 7 RVN/SVNs, and 2 kennel assistants work in harmony, fostering a supportive and efficient clinic atmosphere.

The role is for a 5-day work week (with options for 3 or 4 days), no out-of-hours requirements, and a 1:3 Saturday rota that may extend to 1:4.

The benefits of this role are:

  • Generous salary of up to £90,000 per annum, complemented by a work-life balance with 6 weeks of annual leave.

  • A £5,000 CPD allowance and certificate support are on offer, alongside VDS cover, RCVS fees, and a pension scheme with a 5% employee contribution matched by a 3% employer contribution.

  • You'll enjoy discounted pet care

  • Additionally, a company car, accommodation, and visa sponsorship are available.

This role is not just a job; it's a chance to be part of a forward-thinking practice that prioritises both the well-being of its team and the animals in their care. If you are a Veterinary Surgeon who is passionate about delivering high-quality clinical care and fostering an exceptional client experience, this is the setting where your skills will be nurtured and valued.

For more information on the day-to-day workings of this role, contact Laura Collings on 07570 606201 or email

Please note you must be a qualified Veterinary Surgeon and eligible to register with the RCVS to be considered for this role.

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