Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Gloucester

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Generous salary and benefits

  • Contact:

    Cathy Grimshaw

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022021-18739

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Gloucester **RELOCATION PACKAGE OFFERED**

We have a fantastic permanent opportunity for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon in Gloucester, on a full-time basis. The practice is looking for a vet with at least 2+ years of experience that is confident in a sole charge role.

The Practice:

This is multi-site across 4 practices in the Gloucestershire area. The practice has appointed a fantastic new Clinical Director and has been extensively redeveloped to provide a modern air-conditioned clinic with superb facilities for providing the best veterinary care in Gloucester. They offer a full range of treatments from health checks to emergency operations and intensive care facilities for critical care. Run a fully equipped lab so results can be accessed as quickly as possible. In-house, the investigation is backed up with a referral to a large commercial outside lab that specializes in a fast turn around to get the answers as soon as possible. The imaging suite includes a state of the art digital x-ray machine with a floating bucky table for all things orthopaedic and cardiothoracic, a flexible fibre optic endoscope for gastrointestinal investigation, and a colour flow Doppler ultrasound machine for investigating soft tissue diseases and heart disease. One of the strengths of the practice is the extensive range of surgical equipment and surgical expertise they possess. All the practices are very friendly and you can even bring your dog to work.

  • Orthopaedics - fractures, growth plate deformities 
  • OCD surgery 
  • Cruciate surgery - TTA and De Angelis surgery
  • Spinal surgery
  • Soft tissue 
  • Thoracotomy - lung lobectomies 
  • Pericardial surgery 
  • Oesophageal surgery
  • Total ear canal ablation 
  • Laryngeal Tieback

The Role and Candidate:

Our client has a decent and ever-expanding caseload that now requires an additional Veterinary Surgeon to join them on a full-time permanent basis. They are looking for a vet with 2+ years' post-graduate experience to join their hardworking team, ideally, you will be a surgical certificate holder.

In this full-time role, you will be working 4 days per week with a weekend rota of 1 in 4. There are no out of hours required for this role giving you a good work/life balance. You will also be required to cover our clients' branches as required, all 4 branches have a friendly team of supportive nurses.

The Package:

In return, our client is offering an excellent package that includes:

  • Competitive salary - at 2 years + experience this would be circa £45,000 p/a
  • CPD encouraged and funded
  • Pension
  • 25 day holiday (plus 8 days for bank holidays)

Ref: JN -022021-18739

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