Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location: Oswestry - Shropshire, Shropshire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #766

Veterinary Surgeon – Oswestry, Shrewsbury – £34 – 65k per annum
You’re a Vet, and you are looking for a change.
You know you want to be in clinical practice, but you crave a change of scenery, possibly a more supportive environment, or an even better work-life balance. Sound familiar?
What you have at the moment may not tick all the right boxes for you and your career. Maybe this opportunity does.
Being a vet is hard work, with demanding hours, I don’t need to tell you this, you are already doing the job, so we understand that you know this already! That’s why this practice offers a 4-day week, 38 hours per week, no out-of-hours, a share of 1 in 4 Saturday mornings, no Sundays or bank holidays, protected breaks, and the support of the whole team.
If I were to tell you that working at this practice you are supported by a team of 29 other veterinary professionals with years and years of experience between them, does this further pique your interest?
This vacancy has become apparent through sheer growth and demand on a practice that has seen significant growth and popularity since it first opened its doors in 2020.  Fully independent, and proud to be an affordable, friendly practice that has continued to maintain and develop its reputation within the local marketplace, steadily for the last 3 years.
The team is made of currently of 6 Vets, 4 RVNs, 4 SVN, 2 VCAs, and 8 receptionists. The working environment created by this team is that of a positive, encouraging, and nurturing one, where each individual offers support, mentoring, case discussions, and advice where necessary. A very collaborative approach, where all opinions matter and are considered.
Whether you are a new graduate or a seasoned Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon we want to hear from you, as experience is great, and we know you have the necessary skills required to add to the growing team, but with a very supportive environment to learn and grow, all new graduates are encouraged to apply also.
Located in the beautiful Shropshire countryside, there really is a great network of activities on the doorstep, and places to visit for everyone of all interests.
What they offer…

  • Competitive salary, depending on experience
  • Benefits including:25 days Holidays + BH’s, Private pension, negotiable CPD
  • All fees paid – RCVS, BVA, VDS
  • Negotiable relocation package
  • A well-equipped practice: to include digital x-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy, full dental facilities and in-house Idexx labs.
  • Orthopaedic, Internal Med  & Surgery Cert holders on site.
  • Support, mentorship, and development opportunities
  • Encouraged CPD and Certificates

Within this role, the practice needs you to be RCVS qualified.
You need to be a team player.
You should be happy with a strong mixture of consults and surgeries, that you can follow from start to finish.
Most importantly, you want to develop, you want to be part of a team working together towards a shared goal. You want to use the skills you have and develop the ones you are less experienced in; you want to progress.
Interested to know more? Ask any questions. We’ll answer.
Attach a copy of your CV (don’t worry if it’s not up to date). We’ll get back to you.
Apply today!