Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Cumbria

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £60,000 (DOE)

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -062022-25638

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Cumbria

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: Cumbria - circa 15 minutes from Whitehaven

Practice: Part of a group

Team: They currently have 7 FTE Vets, and 6 FTE RVNs with a team of SVNs and ACA. A wonderful support team, including 2 PMs, a fabulous housekeeper, and a Reception team. A new Clinical Director has joined the young vibrant team and is wanting to progress and take the practice forward

Facilities: They are comprehensively equipped with digital radiography, scans scopes bp monitoring & full idexx laboratory to mention but a few! 

Hours: This is a full-time permanent role, working 40 hours a week, over 4-5 days. There is a requirement to work 1 in every 4 weekends with bank holidays being shared between the veterinary team.

Sole Charge: TBC

Branch Work: No

Applicant Requirements: Our clients are looking for an enthusiastic, caring veterinary surgeon with excellent communication skills. All applicants will be considered from a vet surgeon with many years of experience to a newly qualified vet who freshly graduated from university. Further study, including certificates, is encouraged and funded. A full UK driving licence is required.

Salary: They are offering a salary of up to £60,000 p/a DOE

Benefits: Excellent Package that includes -

  • Relocation allowance up to £5000
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service
  • CPD paid days and allowance
  • L&D opportunities through the Group Academy
  • 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
  • Free flu jab

Ref: JN -062022-25638

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