Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Bathgate

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £60,000 negotiable (DOE)

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -042022-24808

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Bathgate

Our client looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to further expand their team of dedicated vets and help increase the services they offer to clients.

Role: Permanent Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal

Location: Bathgate

Practice: Small Animal

Team: Experienced team of 3 Veterinary Surgeons, 4 Registered Veterinary Nurses, and 2 Animal Care Assistants. They are a training practice where the Registered Veterinary nurses are fully utilized with Animal Care Assistant support.

Facilities: A well-equipped practice with Digital X-rays, the latest laboratory equipment, and Sevoflurane & Humphrey ADE anaesthesia.


  • Working 42 hours per week, over 5 days
  • 1:4 out of hours weekends
  • 1 out of hour shift during the week

Sole Charge: No

Branch Work: No

Applicant Requirements: Must be a qualified Vet Surgeon and on the RCVS register. Previous experience working in a similar role is desirable, confident in providing emergency care and experience in a similar environment, further certification is encouraged and supported.

Applicants of any level of experience are welcome to apply as tailored support can be provided if required.


  • New graduates from £32,000 p/a negotiable (DOE)
  • Experienced vets from £48,000 p/a negotiable (DOE)


•   5 weeks paid holiday, not including bank holidays

•   5 days of paid CPD leave

•   £1250 CPD Allowance per annum

•   Private Medical Insurance

•   MRCVS Membership paid

•   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 -042022-24808

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