Experienced Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Experienced Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location: Timperley - Cheshire, Cheshire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #659

Are you looking for a role with actual clinical freedom and a strong work life balance?


Are you looking to the next chapter in your professional career?


Veterinary Surgeons, we are hiring!


Job Type:            Experienced Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Salary:                 From £35- 60k pa, Dependent on Experience

Hours:                  Permanent, average 40 hours per week, 1in 4 Saturdays, no Sunday, no OOHs or Bank Holidays

Location:             Cheshire, Greater Manchester


VetFinders are proud to work in partnership with this outstanding RCVS GP accredited, independent practice based in Cheshire, Greater Manchester. With two recently renovated practices in their group, they are ideally looking for, an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join their growing and developing team of Veterinary professionals. New Graduates will be considered as support could be given also.


The Role:


This is a Veterinary Surgeon role, working in small animal, first opinion general practice. We are looking for a compassionate and enthusiastic, Veterinary Surgeon committed to providing high standards of patient care to join this independent, successfully owner run team. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience, this is not essential, but preferred. The practice would consider applications from all levels of experience. All suitable applications will need to be able to ‘jump’ straight in and hit the ground running and should be able to work independently. Support can be provided for New Grads also.


Hours: When it comes to rotas this practice are flexible, they are open to all applications, from part time to full time requests. Ideally, they are looking for a full-time applicant who is happy to work 4/5 days per week, including 1 in 4 Saturdays on rota. The position does not include Sunday working, bank holidays or any out of hours work, this is outsourced. Any requests on hours can be considered. This is a permanent role.


  • 15-minute consults, 20 minutes allocated for new Vets.
  • Clinical freedom encouraged, always open to suggestions and ideas
  • Work life balance a priority – regular scheduled breaks including admin time.
  • Team support is essential to the practice, to share clinical experience is important to them
  • Very supportive and happy to encourage all CPD
  • Exceptional, experienced and supportive RVN team
  • Happy to perform both consults and surgeries
  • Regular visiting specialists to the practice


The Practice and team:


This Veterinary Group has been established for 20 years, since 2002, with 2 branches, both RCVS accredited and they pride themselves in their aim to provide Veterinary Care to the highest degree to its pets and owners, and achieve it.


As a practice, has a loyal client base, well respected and successful within the local communities and surrounding areas.  


The team is made up currently of 5 Vets, 4 RVNS, 3 Trainee nurses, 2 VCA’S, 5 Receptionists, Practice manager and administrators.


An experienced team that works very well together, offering support, advice and clinical experience to one another.



Practice Toys/ Equipment:


  • Ultrasound machine
  • Digital x-ray
  • Endoscope
  • Multiparameter monitor
  • Drip pump
  • Brand-new in-house diagnostics


Benefits and Perks:

  • RCVS and VDS fees paid
  • Pension scheme
  • CPD Funded
  • Certificates fully funded, supported and encouraged
  • 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays
  • Performance related bonuses
  • Excellent support staff with designated receptionists so nurses are purely clinically focused
  • Comprehensive facilities and equipment
  • Flexible working pattern
  • Excellent salary (35-60k depending on experience)
  • Staff discount
  • Visas and sponsorship covered if required.

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