Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Wigan

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    Up to £52,0000 (DOE)

  • Contact:

    John Watchorn

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -042022-24993

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Wigan

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: Wigan, Lancashire

Practice: Small Animal

Team: Experienced team of Veterinary Surgeons (including some certificate holders) and an excellent team of Registered Veterinary Nurses / Student Nurses and support staff

Facilities: The premises are both light and spacious and are fully equipped with x-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy, tonometry, in-house labs, and bipolar diathermy. Both surgeries have dedicated ventilation systems with positive pressure operating rooms to provide a healthy working environment.

Hours: The full-time rota requires you to work a 36-hour week over 4 days Monday to Friday and 1 in 5 Saturday mornings. Should you be looking for part-time there is the option of a 22 hour week also. There is no OOH requirement for this role.

Sole Charge: No

Branch Work: No

Applicant Requirements: You will be an enthusiastic Vet Surgeon with some post-qualification experience preferably. You will enjoy first opinion duties, but they are keen to consider supporting professional interests where possible, so please do speak to the practice about any you may have!

Salary: They are offering a salary of up to £52,000 p/a DOE


  • Up to £5000 relocation allowance and up to £1500 welcome bonus
  • 5 weeks paid holiday, not including bank holidays
  • 5 days of paid CPD leave
  • £1250 CPD Allowance per annum
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • VDS Membership paid
  • BVA Membership paid
  • Service-based holiday entitlement increases
  • VDS cover
  • Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave, and surrogacy pay
  • Enhanced paternity pay
  • Birthday leave
  • Discounted veterinary fees
  • My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Pension
  • CPD/training support
  • Paid bereavement leave
  • Company sick pay
  • Employee opinion survey
  • Free uniform in a number of roles
  • Annual pay reviews
  • Social events
  • Sponsorship for overseas employees
  • Academy & Leadership courses
  • Focus on employee wellbeing
  • Relocation packages
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Free flu jabs

Ref: JN -042022-24993

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