Permanent Senior Veterinary Surgeon - Bedford

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £65,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    01423 701321

  • Job ref:

    JN -102023-29776

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Senior Veterinary Surgeon - Bedford

Type: Small Animal

Location: Bedford

Practice Type: Part of a group

Team Info: You will be joining a close-knit, friendly, and supportive team made up of 5 experienced nurses, 1 student nurse, 2 VCAs, a practice manager, and an amazing client care team.

Facilities: The practice is bright, spacious, air-conditioned, and purpose-built to leading industry standards with state-of-the-art equipment including digital X-ray, ultrasound, and in-house laboratory facilities, and also offers benefits from plentiful free parking.

Role: Our client has an unmissable opportunity for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly and supportive team in Bedford.

Duties: They are looking for an experienced vet who feels confident with routine surgical and medical cases and enjoys building strong relationships with patients, clients, and the wider team. 

Hours: This is a full-time position that includes a 1 in 3 weekend rota but no OOH. They believe in a good work-life balance and are happy to accommodate a flexible rota.

Branch work: No

Skills/Exp: Keen surgeons or interest in imagery would be advantageous. They always encourage CPD and are happy to support study towards a Certificate. A keen interest in surgery or imaging would be welcomed but not essential.

Salary: Competitive salary up to £65,000 p/a depending on experience 


  • Excellent career opportunities and development due to our varied caseload 
  • 5.6 weeks Holiday rising to 6.6 weeks after 2 years’ service
  • Contributory pension scheme 
  • Generous CPD and funding of certificates 
  • Paid memberships (RCVS, BVA, VDS)
  • Private medical plan 
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Colleague reward hub – exclusive offers and discounts online
  • Employee Assistance Programme 

Ref: JN -102023-29776

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