Permanent Large Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Permanent Large Animal Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location

    Cardigan, Ceredigion

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Anabel Sampson

  • Contact email:

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    JN -022020-14234

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • End date:

    2020-05-06 00:00:00

  • Expiry date:


An independent veterinary practice based in Cardigan, Mid Wales are looking to recruit a permanent large animal veterinary surgeon to join the team.

The Practice:

This is a well - established mixed animal practice, serving the needs of local farmers, breeders and pet owners. The large animal and equine vets are to be found out on the road paying visits to clients, while the small animal vets, nurses and administrative staff are based in one of the 3 branches across Cardigan, Preseli and Aberaeron area. The surgeries offer a dedicated out of hours emergency service so that they can provide the best service. The practice has a highly skilled friendly, co-operative team of dedicated veterinary surgeons and nurses, also been an integral part of the local farming community for over 85 years. The specialist farm team provides the highest quality of medicine with a proactive approach to preventative health planning. The dedicated large animal premises are equipped with an in-house laboratory, pharmacy and lambing facilities, and examination area. Including equine veterinary care.

The Role:

The role is a full-time role working 4/5 days per week, from 08.30 - 17.30, predominantly dairy farming. the weekends are 1:6. Some branch involved which is a 10 miles radius to the farm. Out of hours and sole charge requirements will be discussed at the interview. In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and an excellent package that includes:

  • A competitive salary of circa £31,000 for a new graduate (DOE)
  • Gorgeous location

The Candidate:

Our clients are ideally looking for an experienced ambitious large animal vet. The successful candidate will have great communication skills. Be caring and sympathetic and have a very positive personality.


Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Large animal

Hours: Full time

Weekends: 1:6 TBC

Out of hours: TBC

Salary: A competitive salary (DOE)

Ref: JN -022020-14234

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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