Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon

Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon


Location:              Leicestershire

Salary:                   £competitive – DOE

Hours:                   Permanent, 40 hours a week, plus Saturdays worked on a rota


VetFinders are recruiting for our client in Leicestershire for an experienced, Small Animal Veterinary surgeon, with immediate effect. This is a fantastic opportunity, working for a well-respected and successful team, who have a good work:life balance at the forefront of their principles. Leicester and the surrounding area is not only home to sporting venues of Leicester City Football Club, Tigers Rugby and Leicestershire County Cricket, but also the home of the National Space centre and birth place of Gary Lineker.  Based in a semi-rural area, yet within easy reach of the city and local towns, and Fosse Park shopping centre and M1/M69 junctions.


The Role:

We are looking for a vet surgeon who holds the same values as the team, with some experience to be able to carry out most medical, surgical procedures and consultations of general practice. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience, this is not essential, but preferred.


This role is being offered on a permanent basis at 40 hours per week, plus Saturdays on a rota, but part time applicants would be considered.


There is also an additional position on offer on a Fixed term Contract until June 2021 to cover maternity leave.


Benefits package:

Working for this successful and well-respected practice include the following excellent benefits:


· Competitive salary dependant on experience

· work:life balance to suit your needs

· paid RCVS, paid VDS

· 5 days CPD a year

· opportunities for gaining Certificates

· generous holiday entitlement

· Healthshield.


Must haves: 

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • 2+ years, post grad, small Animal Experience
  • Possess the right to work in the UK
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Be a team player

About the practice:

The practice is a fast paced, forward thinking, established practice with an excellent reputation within the community. The Practice has been caring for the local animal community since the 1970’s and is a mixed practice, treating both small and farm animals (not equine) with professional services at a high standard across their 2 branches ever since.


The practices’ aim is to provide the highest standards of customer service and care for its owners and their pets. Therefore, the person joining the team needs to also believe in the practice’s aim and vision.


You will be joining a team of 8 Vets, as well as a dedicated team of RVN’s, auxiliaries, reception and admin staff in support.



To apply for this vacancy or request more information please send your CV to


Job ref:                 2309



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