Veterinary Surgeon

Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location: Swindon - Wiltshire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #641

Fancy working in high level first opinion practice for a great salary and No OOH’s!

Veterinary Surgeon

Salary: £70,000 pa. 

Hours: 38 hrs pw. No OOH’s

5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays, staff discounts and pension scheme!

Location: Swindon, Wiltshire

Job ref:

At Vetfinders we are helping practices grow and find their next hire. A new opportunity has arisen for an experienced, motivated Veterinary Surgeon to join this excellent first opinion practice in Wiltshire


  • OOH taken by Vets Now
  • 4 days a week 9am – 6.30pm
  • 1:5 Weekend duties – Sat morning consults only, then just in-house patients


  • VDS & RCVS membership fees included
  • Generous employee discount
  • Annual pay reviews based on performance
  • Company pension scheme
  • £2000.00 CPD budget

Experienced vet required to join our team. Candidate must be passionate about animal welfare and willing to carry out primary care to a very high level. An ability to strive for improvement in medical and surgical care of pets, manage and encourage communication with clients to enable this, while maintaining high levels of CPD to accomplish this.

Candidates are expected to be competent in soft tissue surgery and basic orthopaedics, have a good competency in all aspects of diagnostic imaging this will be radiology abdominal and thoracic ultrasound also microscopy of skin, haematology and aspirate cytology. We would also like experience in rigid and flexible endoscopy [or a willingness to learn]. Some experience in PRP, laser and physiotherapy would be welcome

This first opinion practice provides excellence in all aspects of pet care. With many years of experience in the veterinary sector, the team has a genuine passion for animal health

They aspire to create an environment that offers clinical excellence combined with first rate patient care.

The Practice

The practice has very little need to refer anything, has a holistic approach to veterinary medicine, so loyal the client base is often for several generations e.g., Orthopaedic cases seen from early stages of prevention to treatments such as laser and prp /stem cell, with in house physio and orthopaedic surgeon

Our main clinic has just undergone major improvements with better clinical facilities, a gold standard cat only clinic and euthanasia room and memorial garden.

Good palliative and end of life care [platinum awarded by compassionate care]. CPD orientated but strive for open culture of work with good work life balance

Team of caring staff who have been with clinic since first job or over 10 years but who like change and progression but understand family-owned pets.

Our team of 34 staff includes many experienced and supportive managers, nurses and client care members to make your day run efficiently, smoothly within an `open culture`. We love our jobs; we love our lives outside of work

Supportive environment in a growing town with beautiful countryside and access to major towns e.g., Bath, Cirencester, Bristol and Oxford

Their motto is `making life better`. Which applies for pets for clients, for them and for the business

This is a chance to be involved in a growing practice surrounded by a motivated supportive team helping you to do the work you trained to do.

Interested? Be 1st … Apply now!

Get in Touch

Looking for your next role? Then look no further! Please get in touch and one of the VetFinders team will call you straight back.

Send us a Message Here