Permanent new or recent graduate vet position - Leigh, Greater Manchester

  • Location

    Leigh, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Salary starting £32,000 p/a

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -012022-23576

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent new or recent graduate vet position - Leigh, Greater Manchester

Type: Small Animal

Location: Leigh, Greater Manchester

Practice: Part of a group - The practice enjoys close transport links to Manchester and Liverpool, and the nearby M6 provides easy access to the lakes and peak district, offering the best of both worlds. 

Facilities and Team: This is a small animal practice, built to industry-leading standards and with state-of-the-art equipment which includes x-ray, ultrasound, and lab equipment. They enjoy a varied caseload and have built a loyal client base within their local community. You will be joining a talented and close team made up of 3 vets, 3 nurses, 1 SVN, 1 VCA, 3 Client care advisors, and a practice manager.

Hours: 40 hours per week, 4 day week with 1in 3 weekends 9-5 Saturday and 10-4 Sunday with day off in lieu for working the weekend.

Shifts/Rota: Example rota Monday 9-7 Tuesday 9-7 Thursday 10-6 Friday 9-7 and if the weekend has been worked the following Thursday off.

OOHs: None


  • Supportive role with the option to enroll in the groups' new graduate scheme for additional CPD.
  • Diary set to progress as confidence improves.
  • Initially starting on 30min consults with catch-up slots.
  • Set surgical day a week with JVP free to assist on ops till confident.
  • Weekend week to start after approx. 3 months, when confident with back up from JVP.

Applicant Requirements: You will be a new or recently graduated Veterinary Surgeon

Salary: Salary starting £32,000 PA

Benefits Package: Excellent package that will be discussed in the interview

Ref: JN -012022-23576

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