Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Rugby, Warwickshire

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £75,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -022024-30627

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Rugby, Warwickshire

Type: Small Animal

Location: Rugby, Warwickshire

Practice Type: Part of a group

Facilities: They have five consulting rooms, a large main waiting area, and a specific waiting room for cats. They also have separate cat kennels, separate large dog kennels, and even a separate small furry ward too! There are two dedicated sterile theatres and two dental/dirty stations within our practice. Along with the usual equipment, they have also invested in:

  • Digital AGFA Radiography
  • New IMS Digital Dental Radiography
  • ESOATE MyLab Ultrasound with Cardiac probes and full-colour Doppler
  • Tonopen Ocular Tonometry and SlitLamp
  • IDEXX Catalyst Biochemistry and Procyte Haematology
  • ECG machine and IMEC multiparameter monitors
  • Four Humphrey ADE Anaesthetic Circuits
  • Gima Electrosurgical Unit

Team: They currently have a great team of 7 Veterinary Surgeons and 9 fully qualified Veterinary Nurses supported by 5 receptionists, a Practice Manager, and 2 Practice Admin Supports. They have people studying for ophthalmology and feline medicine certificates as well as vets who have several areas of interest in Orthopaedics, Soft Tissue Surgery, Ophthalmology, Imaging, Cardiology, & Internal Medicine. They encourage staff to follow their interests and build up their own area of expertise. Case and client continuity are of paramount importance.

Role: They are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join their team! The role will involve a healthy mix of consultations and surgical/diagnostics. The consultation blocks are generally no longer than 8 appointments at a time with breaks.

Hours: The rota includes working 4 days per week, with 3 of those days being between 8:30 am-7:00 pm and the other day from 8:00 am-6:00 pm. Weekends and Saturday mornings are 1:3 until 1:00 pm. There are no out-of-hours.

However, they deeply value our people and understand the importance of work-life balance. That's why they offer flexible schedules and working hours that can adapt to your lifestyle. They want to support you in being your best self while maintaining a healthy balance between work and personal life.

Salary: Up to £75,000 p/a DOE plus benefits


  • 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
  • £1250 CPD allowance 40 hours paid pro rata
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Access to Vetlexicon
  • All Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding
  • All Vets get £1000 per annum to spend via Care Fund
  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme
  • Quality Improvement Programme
  • BVA membership
  • VDS cover
  • Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers
  • Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer
  • Discounted staff pet care

Ref: JN -022024-30627

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