Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Blackwood

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    £39,000 - £50,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -042022-24952

  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Blackwood

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: Blackwood

Practice: Small Animal

Team: The team consists of 12 vets, 9 nurses (5 fully qualified), and 8 support staff. One of our clinical directors is a medicine certificate holder and another has an interest in orthopaedics. 


  • Digital x-ray
  • Dental x-ray
  • Endoscopes
  • Ultrasound scanners, laser, and well-equipped surgical theatres

Hours: They are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join our friendly and supportive team on a full or part-time basis. Full time will be 36 hours a week over 4 days with shifts between 8:30 am and 7 pm. There are 1:8 Saturday mornings 8:30 am – 12 pm with no OOH. The role will be a mix of consultations and surgery with fantastic support from an experienced team including certificate holders. 

Sole Charge: TBC

Branch Work: No

Applicant Requirements: They are looking for a veterinary surgeon who will be given the opportunity to gain experience and/or to further their career through a wide range of clinical and surgical cases and opportunities. They have very experienced and supportive vets who are always willing to help and discuss cases. The practice actively encourages staff to advance their abilities and careers.

Salary: Salary up to £60,000+ up to £5,000 relocation bonus + additional benefits .

Benefits (subject to pro-rata)

•    5 weeks paid holiday, not including bank holidays

•    5 days paid CPD leave

•    £1250 CPD Allowance per annum

•    Private Medical Insurance

•    VDS Membership paid

•    BVA Membership paid

•    Service based holiday entitlement increases

•    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 -042022-24952

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