Permanent Emergency Night/Day Veterinary Surgeon - Birmingham

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022022-24239

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Emergency Night/Day Veterinary Surgeon - Birmingham

Type: Small Animal

Location: Birmingham

Services/Facilities: This practice is a dedicated Veterinary Emergency Care provider based in the North Birmingham area, providing an out-of-hours provision to a number of local practices in the area. Experienced and highly qualified staff with all the advanced equipment a Veterinary Surgeon should expect when working in an emergency facility.

Role: Working as an emergency Veterinary Surgeon will expose you to a diverse range of cases that you simply won’t see in general practice – perfect for learning and career development.

Skills/Exp: They are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon that relishes the diverse caseload you see in Emergency and Critical Care to complete the team. 

Hours: Night shifts 6.30 pm - 8.30 am and day shifts 8.30 am - 6.30 pm including weekend rota. They are looking for at least 2 Veterinary Surgeons to cover these shifts.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Must be MRCVS and experienced with handling all emergency medicine and surgery in a sole charge environment.
  • Ideally somebody with a certificate in emergency and critical care or somebody who is willing to study towards.
  • Warm, confident, and effective communicator who not only looks after their patients and clients to a high standard but must be a team player and have the ability to gain and maintain relationships with peers external to the clinic, including staff and teams from their user practices.

Salary: They are offering a competitive salary that is reflective of skills and experience


•  5 weeks paid holiday, not including bank holidays

•  5 days paid CPD leave

•  £1250 CPD Allowance per annum

•  Private Medical Insurance

•  VDS Membership paid

•  BVA Membership paid

•  Service based holiday entitlement increases

•  VDS cover

•  Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave, and surrogacy pay

•  Enhanced paternity pay

•  Birthday leave

•  Discounted veterinary fees

•  My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships

•  Cycle to Work scheme

•  Pension

•  CPD/training support

•  Paid bereavement leave

•  Company sick pay

•  Employee opinion survey

•  Free uniform in a number of roles

•  Annual pay reviews

•  Social events

•  Sponsorship for overseas employees

•  Academy & Leadership courses

•  Focus on employee wellbeing

•  Relocation packages

•  Career progression opportunities

•  Free flu jabs

Ref: JN -022022-24239

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