Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon - Oldham, Manchester

  • Location

    Oldham, Manchester

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Cathy Grimshaw

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -042021-19587

  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Lead Veterinary Surgeon - Oldham, Manchester

We are working with an established small animal practice in the Oldham area of Greater Manchester that is looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join them as their Lead Vet. This role would suit a vet with at least 2 years of post-graduate experience that will lead the team and provide clients with exceptional care.

The Practice:

Our client is a community of passionate veterinary professionals committed to providing truly exceptional care. They’re set on building something extraordinary: creating the most forward-thinking and innovative place in the veterinary industry. They’re always looking for people who aspire to stand out in their field, and it’s this vision and enthusiasm that forms the foundation of how we work.

Their mission to deliver progressive, around-the-clock care means their employees have the very best equipment and treatment options available, including in-house MRI machines and state-of-the-art operating theatres.

They provide ongoing support to their teams, both in practice and through a dedicated training centre. This empowers you to get the very best from the advanced equipment while being on your journey to veterinary excellence.

The Role and Candidate:

Our client is looking for someone to be on the front line of delivering exceptional care that’s always there, you’ll play an integral part in everything we do in the practice from routine health checks to surgeries, you’ll work directly with clients and their pets to offer care that’s bespoke to them.

This role is 4 days a week working alongside an experienced support team consisting of Head Nurse, RVN, SVN, and client care assistant. You will be responsible for leading the practice team and providing exceptional care to clients and pets.

They are looking for someone with an active interest in running and developing the practice. Being a small practice you should be confident sole charge as well as competent and experienced in order to undertake a comprehensive range of surgeries and first opinion small animal veterinary work. 

The Package:

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary reflective of experience and Benefits that include:

  • 4 day week, generous weekend package (either 1:3 Saturday or 1:6 full weekend),
  • £1500 CPD with 3 days paid CPD leave,
  • 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays, paid sabbatical after every 5 years service,
  • Company discounts and reward scheme,
  • Access to the employee assistance program
  • 87% app and additional benefits including 100% attendance scheme and paternity leave. 

Ref: JN -042021-19587

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