Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Cardiff

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £65,000 (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Jack Stapley

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -052023-28652

  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Cardiff

Type: Small animal

Location: Rhiwbina, Cardiff

Practice Type: Part of a group

Facilities: They are an established 3 branch 1st opinion practice based in Cardiff, they are well equipped with an in-house lab, digital x-ray, K laser, u/s scanner, Laparoscopic and endoscopic equipment, and dental x-ray. They try to do as much in-house as they can and allow the vets full clinical freedom.

Team: A team of 6 vets, and 6 nurse teams alongside support staff. The vets have years of experience so there is good support both surgically and medically.

Role: The practice is looking for passionate Veterinary Surgeons. The role involves some sole charge at the smaller branches in addition to consulting and routine surgery at the main branch.

Applicant Requirement: The ability to work sole charge is a must as well as being confident doing routine consults. A driving license is essential to travel between branches.

Hours: Typically, their full-time Vets work 4 days per week with hours between 9 am -7 pm and a lunch break in the middle. You will always get the same day off each week to ensure a good work-life balance can be achieved. There are no weekends or OOH. They would welcome full or part-time applicants. 

Salary: The salary is up to £65,000 depending on experience + £5,000 relocation allowance plus benefits including Private Medical Insurance  


Work-life balance

6.6 weeks annual leave

Your birthday as a paid day off


Private medical insurance

Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay

Cycle to Work scheme

Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing

Non-accidental injury support


£1,200 CPD allowance with 40 hours paid pro rata

Certificate support

Learning and development opportunities via the Group Academy

Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopaedia provider

All our Vets and nurses can apply for research funding

All our Vets get £1000 per annum to spend via our Care Fund

Infection Prevention and Control Programme

Quality Improvement Programme

 Professional Memberships

BVA membership

VDS cover

RCVS fees


Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers

Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer

Discounted staff pet care

Ref: JN -052023-28652

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