Permanent Veterinary Surgeon, Stockport

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  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    £35,000-£55,000 p/a (DOE)

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -092022-26469

  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Permanent Veterinary Surgeon, Stockport

Type: Small Animal

Location: Stockport, Greater Manchester

Practice: Part of a group

Team: A friendly and experienced team of 14 vets [2 JVPS], 9 RVNs [1 JVP], 1 practice manager [JVP], 7 VCAs, and 20+ support colleagues.


  • Modern air-conditioned, large in-store practice with an imminent expansion planned to allow for the increasing workload and colleague numbers. 
  • All the equipment of a first opinion modern practice including digital x-ray, ultrasound, multiparameter, and blood pressure machine. [endoscopy and diathermy planned post expansion]
  • An enthusiastic team and encouragement to work up all cases to a high level with support from colleagues when needed.
  • The luxury of always having 6 vets per day to discuss cases.
  • No sole charge at all. 
  • They have junior vets within the team and encourage mentoring and support.
  • They are also a nurse training practice. 

Role: Experienced small animal Veterinary Surgeon - They looking to expand their current team due to the continued rapid growth of the practice.

Hours: Both full and part-time are considered and will include 1 in 3 weekends

Weekends: 1 in 3 weekends, shorter days than in the week and always 4 vets on duty. 

Applicant Requirements:

  • They are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced veterinary surgeon who enjoys a busy and varied caseload.
  • They must be a team player and enjoy working cases up to a high level and provide a high standard of both patient and customer care.
  • They are looking for a vet who is able and confident with all routine surgeries and first opinion consults; certificate holders are also encouraged to join the team.

Salary: Between £35,000-£55,000 p/a (FTE) depending on experience and skills.


  • Generous CPD including certificates and support 
  • A day off for your birthday, moving to a new house, a child's first day at school. 
  • Membership fees paid for [VDS/ RCVS/BVA]
  • 6.6 weeks holiday pro rata including bank holidays.  
  • Enhanced Pension
  • Private Health Care
  • Exclusive Group Discounts

Ref: JN -092022-26469

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