Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location: Cardiff, Newport, Barry - S Wales, Cardiff
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #579

Job Type:    Veterinary Surgeon

Salary:         £40,000 to £65,000+ pa DOE

Hours:         Full, 40 hrs pw (Part Time considered), No OOH's

Location:     Newport, Cardiff & Barry, South Wales

Job ref:       579

As part of our clients on-going expansion, this independent practice is looking to hire several Veterinary Surgeons to join their growing team.

The Roles:

Full, Part Time or Weekend only roles are available immediately.

The successful candidates would join a highly motivated team and should have strong communication skills, be organised, client centric and generally confident in decision making.

Their clinicians are encouraged to take charge of cases, but the skilled team make internal referrals ideal for more challenging patients. They have a strong team approach in a supportive, friendly and professional environment and encourage case discussions via their active “clinical club” for sharing information and education.

Must haves:

· RCVS registered and qualified

· Possess the right to work in the UK

· Excellent communication skills

· Great team player

· This role could be suitable for a competent new grad

About the practice:

They are one of the few independent, first opinion practices in South Wales. They have three branches situated in Barry, Cardiff and Newport. They have a fantastic team including certificate holders and an additional three currently studying for certificates. They have 6 vets, 5 RVNS, 2 SVN’s and 8 ANA’s. Their support team consists of 5 receptionists and 2 clerical staff and a practice manager.

The practices maintain state of the art clinical equipment such as DR & dental radiography, ultrasound scanners, anaesthetic multiparameter and patient warming equipment and a class 4 laser therapy unit. They also have some exceptional equipment such as the only CO2 surgical laser scalpel in Wales, a hydrotherapy treadmill unit and a purpose-built grooming salon.

They are proud to provide an on-call service for their clients, therefore there is the option to pick up on call shifts to enhance salary. A ‘consult only’ rota can also be considered and catered for.

Mental and physical well-being of the team are paramount. They understand the importance of a great work-life balance and as a result are a flexible practice and reward their staff with a free staff only gym on premises and biannual staff parties!

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with an Award winning, independent and well-respected practice with an experienced team with state-of-the-art clinical equipment.

Benefits package:

· 28 days annual leave inc. BH.

· Generous CPD allowance

· VDS Membership

· RCVS Membership

· Pension scheme

· On call option to enhance salary

· Bespoke salary dependent on experience and work ethic.

· Current Government Covid guidelines are in place.

· Covid PPE provided


Their philosophy supports forward thinking and clinical innovation, so if this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you to further your career then please get in touch.


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