Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location: Formby - Merseyside, Merseyside
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #589



  • Are you an AMAZING vet?!
  • Do you think your AMAZINGNESS potential has not been fulfilled?
  • Do you dream of working with an AMAZING team in an AMAZING practice?

If you answered YES to any or all of these or you know an AMAZING person whose light is hidden under a bushel then we want to hear from you.


SUPPORT and DEVELOPMENT is offered in abundance!

FUN and OUTSTANDING SERVICE comes as standard!

If this has piqued an interest the boring bits are below….

Role: Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Location: Formby, Merseyside

Hours: Permanent, 4 – day week, 1 in 4 Saturday mornings! No OOHs

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience up to 50K per annum


VetFinders are proud to be the recruitment partner for this wonderful membership only practice in Formby, Merseyside.

They are looking for a Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon, with immediate effect. This is a fantastic opportunity for 2 years + qualified Vet, that is looking to step up and join a dedicated team of veterinary professionals, with a mixture of consults and surgery. As a membership only practice, they like to keep the books at a manageable level and with consults included in their health plan, they can see their patients and clients back as many times as needed.


Benefits package:

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

· 5 weeks holiday

· VDS cover and RCVS fees are provided.

· Salary will be competitive, and based on experience

  • Clinical toys
  • CPD allowance
  • Clinical freedom
  • Purpose built practice


About the practice:


This independent is a truly wonderful practice, located on the Sand dunes of the North West Coast, close to the vibrant, cultural city of Liverpool.


The practice is a forward thinking, established practice with an excellent reputation within the community. It focuses on development and boasts excellent facilities and a great team environment.  They believe in a customer centric approach to Vet medicine and keep their active client numbers small so that they can give everyone the care and attention they need. This is echoed in their loyal client base.


The practice is looking for a team player, who has the same beliefs as the rest of the team –  to give the best veterinary care coupled with the best customer care and to have fun doing it. They are looking for a likeminded, forward-thinking Vet who will fit into their AMAZING #TeamPawsome. Every individual member of the team has the autonomy to make decisions and run the practice for the benefit of the team and their lovely clients. Not many practices can say the same. Investment in development and progression is very much delivered by this practice. They are always looking to continuously improve and everyone contributes ideas to the ongoing development of the practice.

The practice is very flexible, they understand the importance of a work life balance, therefore all applications welcomed of all levels, as well as part time/ flexible working applications.


The practice also offers:

  • Minimum 20-minute consults
  • Beautiful surrounding, with the city and the beach on your doorstep
  • Friendly, experienced and hard-working team
  • A practice that really invests in its people
  • Offering job satisfaction and an excellent work life balance as standard
  • Lots of cakes, treats, Prosecco or other sparkling alternatives….


The Role:

We are looking for a compassionate and enthusiastic, Veterinary Surgeon committed to providing high standards of patient care.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience. The practice would consider applications from all levels of experience. It is about the right personality fit for the team that is important, the rest can be taught! Lots of support and development on offer from this amazing team.


This role is being offered on a permanent basis. Full time hours would be 4 days per week, no OOHs and 1 in 4 Saturday mornings, though part-time positions and flexible working are equally considered, don’t be shy in finding out if you can be accommodated.


Prospective candidates will be able to consult and operate in a very supportive environment with all the expected facilities. Including, Digital x-ray, ultrasound, dental x-ray, K-laser, in-house lab, larposcopic spays, excellent RVNs and the occasional trainee.


Within this role you will be given a good degree of clinical freedom to deal with cases but there is always the opportunity to discuss things with a colleague they love a good natter about cases and support is available from the team at all times.


Within the role the practice wants you to :

  • be the best vet you can be
  • value being part of a team that works and supports each other
  • value being part of an independent , membership only practice with team and clients at its heart
  • love having fun in your job
  • love being EXCELLENT at what you do.


Enquire today for more information, life is too short to be in a job you are not happy with! Change today!



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