Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon

Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Location: Woodmancote, Gloucestershire

Hours: Permanent, 40 hrs pw. 1:4 Saturday & Sunday morning.

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience

Ref No: 1271

VetFinders are recruiting for our client in the Gloucestershire town of Woodmancote, 5 miles north of Cheltenham. The practice has had a welcome increase in work load so require a Veterinary Surgeons. Ideally a start would be around the middle of October, early November time.  

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a well-respected practice with a very experienced team.

About the practice:

The Practice is a growing, non-corporate practice whose priority is to provide every client and pet with a personal service tailored to their needs.

The practice was originally a mixed practice in a pleasant semi-rural area, the workload is now almost 100% small animal.

They have the latest, up to date equipment, which includes surgical facilities, X-ray, ultrasound, ECG, endoscopes, and blood analysers in order to care for a varied case load.

Part of their excellent service is the ability to make house calls, although for some procedures done would need the patient to come to the surgery.

Their experienced nurses are happy to give general advice and are able to dispense flea and worm treatments, and will carry out weight checks without an appointment.

The Role:

There are consults and surgeries throughout the week on a 4-day pw variable rota, with a 1:4 On-Call/weekend rota.   

There is a varied case load of Consulting and operating with no sole charge.

Consults are conducted;

Week days – 9am to 10:30am, 2pm to 3pm & 5pm to 7pm

Weekends – Saturday 9.30am to 12.30pm & Sunday 11am to 12pm

There is a small house 10 minutes away from the surgery is provided as part of the package. Transport will be needed when on-call. Also, a fuel allowance will be paid or a car provided as part of the package

The ideal candidate would have a minimum of 1+ years’ experience, this is not essential, but preferred.

This role might suitable a new grad with some experience.

Benefits package:

Salary depending on experience

VDS paid, RCVS membership reimbursed

25 days annual leave + all bank holidays

Pension scheme

CPD allowance

Fuel reimbursement or a car provided

*Free accommodation*

Must haves:

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


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