Permanent Large Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Large Animal Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Wrexham, Denbighshire

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary and benefits (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Tracy Atkinson

  • Contact email:

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  • Job ref:

    JN -072019-11841

  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-07-21 00:00:00

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We are working with a friendly, independent Veterinary Group based in Wrexham who is looking for a Large Animal Veterinary Surgeon to join their busy practice on a permanent basis.

The Practice:

With a dedicated and experienced farm livestock team operating throughout North Wales, Cheshire and North Shropshire, this practice is committed to providing a top-level service through clinical excellence and going the extra mile to look after customers and their businesses. They are actively involved in the local farming community and operate workshops and discussion groups to ensure they are offering the service their customers want. Their services include:

  • Embryo implanting and flushing
  • Clarifide genomic testing
  • Free drug delivery service
  • Bull and ram fertility testing
  • Herd and flock health consultancy and mentoring
  • Calf club and other discussion groups
  • Cattle hoof trimming
  • Livestock handling

The Role:

This is a full-time role working 4.5 days per week with Saturday mornings on a rota of 1 in 4 with the following Friday off. There is also an on-call rota of 1 in 4 weekends. Duties will be 90% dairy farm with some travel involved - 45 minutes to the furthest customer. In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package, subject to experience, including:-

  • 12 monthly service incentive
  • 28 days holiday including Bank Holidays
  • Pension
  • Sickness pay
  • RCVS fees paid plus 2 subscriptions
  • CPD allowance of £1,000 and 4 days

The Candidate:

Our client is looking for a Large Animal Vet with at least 3 years' experience. You should have good communication skills and an ability to get on with people and build strong relationships. You should also be a good all-rounder who is experienced but yet keen to improve.


Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Large Animal

Start: September 2019

Hours: Full-time 4.5 days per week

Weekends: 1 in 4 Saturday mornings

Out of hours: On-call 1 in 4 weekends

Sole charge: Yes

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package depending on experience

Ref: JN -072019-11841

To qualify for this position, you must be fully registered with the RCVS and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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