Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Barnsley

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £70,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Ella Snowball

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022024-30671

  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Barnsley

Type: Small Animal

Location: Barnsley, South Yorkshire

Practice: Part of a Group

  • A small animal and equine practice in South Yorkshire with good access to beautiful countryside and major regional cities.
  • The small animal department is a general first opinion practice that works on surgical and internal medicine cases to a high level.
  • They have a second small animal branch surgery which is a 25-minute drive from the main centre.
  • They are training as a VetGDP Adviser practice and are well equipped with digital radiography, colour doppler ultrasound, endoscopy, dentistry facilities, and an in-house laboratory.

Team: Their very experienced small animal team includes 2 full-time veterinary surgeons, 1 part-time veterinary surgeon, and 1 mixed small animal and equine veterinary surgeon. they work with a very experienced and friendly support staff team, which includes 4 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 1 student veterinary nurse, 1 animal care assistant, 5 receptionists, 2 office assistants, and a Practice Manager.

Role: Our clients' team is expanding and is looking for a full or part-time Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly team.


  • The role is full or part-time - up to 40 hours over 4 or 5 days.
  • There is a rota for 1:4 Sundays for small animal consults, no OOH.
  • Their flexible approach to rota patterns and working hours truly tips the scale on your work-life balance. They know that everyone has demands and priorities outside of their career and want to make it brilliantly easy for you to strike the right balance. Whether you are looking to fix or flex your work patterns, they can find the right solution for you.

Applicant Requirements:

  • They are looking for an enthusiastic, friendly, well-organised, and self-motivated Veterinary Surgeon with previous clinical experience.
  • Good communication skills are essential, as well as the ability to work well within the team.
  • They encourage and support their colleagues' desire to develop interests in all areas of first-opinion small animal practice.

Salary: The salary will be up to £70,000 p/a depending on experience.


  • Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service
  • CPD paid days and allowance
  • L&D opportunities
  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • BVA Membership paid
  • VDS cover
  • Birthday leave
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • Various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Service-related company sick pay
  • Sponsorship for overseas employees
  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities

Ref: JN -022024-30671

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