Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location: Barnsley, South Yorkshire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #436
  • Salary: £40,000

Role: Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Location: Barnsley, South Yorkshire

Hours: Full time, alternate 4/5 days per week, with one OOH night duty per week

Salary: From £40,000, plus excellent benefits and company car


VetFinders are proud to be working in partnership with our client in Barnsley, South Yorkshire.

It is a long-established country veterinary practice, searching for an additional experienced small animal Veterinary Surgeon. This practice is family run, relaxed and independent. They are happy to receive applications, ideally from candidates who are 1-3 years qualified, minimum.


Benefits package:

Benefits of working for this successful and well-respected practice are:

  • CPD fully encouraged and supported
  • 6 weeks holiday
  • Company car
  • Fully furnished accommodation can be provided


About the practice:

The practice is a fast paced, forward thinking, established practice with an excellent reputation within the community. It is extremely well equipped, with a TIER 2 main centre and 7 modern branches within its network, as well as a Hydrotherapy centre. Fully renovated with air conditioning.

The team are very friendly and supportive, consisting of 14 VETS, 11 RVN’s and 7Auxillary Nurses.

If you are looking to expand your career then this practice can offer over 200 years of clinical experience to help you develop.

The Role:

We are looking for a compassionate and enthusiastic, Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon for immediate start, this is a permanent, full time position.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 1- 3 years’ experience, this is not essential, but preferred, but there will be elements of Sole charge, with one night per week dedicated to OOH’s – supported by a nurse.

All interested supported.

This role will give you clinical freedom and great support, but you need to be confident with basic surgery and consults and be keen to learn and develop.


Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the UK
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Be a team player



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