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Permanent Veterinary Surgeon (VETSEEK-7474)

Berkeley, Gloucestershire

Veterinary Surgeon

£35,000 - £55,000 pro rata commensurate to experience

Part time / Permanent

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Job description

We are recruiting on behalf of rural small animal practice close to Newport in the beautiful countryside of Gloucestershire for a Permanent part time Veterinary Surgeon to join their supportive and friendly team. The role offers a 3-4 day working week.

The practice is located within the countryside and in easy reach of links to the M5 accessing Bristol, Bath and Cheltenham.

The position is full time working Monday - Friday. There is a 1 night a week ooh rota and a 1:4 Saturday rota comprising of a morning of consults only.

This is an established training practice who have an excellent local reputation for providing an excellent family focused service.

They are looking for a candidate who has excellent client skills and will work well as part of a close-knit supportive team. The practice can cater for various levels of experience as there is plenty of support available within the team however a more experienced Vet would be advantageous.

Key Details:

  • Type: Small Animal
  • Hours: Monday - Friday part time 3 - 4 days per week
  • Weekends: 1: Saturday mornings consulting
  • OOH: 1:4 OOH rota
  • Sole Charge: None
  • Team: 4 Vets and a large nursing and support team.
  • Consultations: 15 Minutes

About them:

  • Rural practice - beautiful location close to transport links
  • Their ethos is providing a happy and welcoming environment to work in and providing a high standard of clinical care to all patients and a high level of customer service to clients
  • Training practice
  • 1 Site
  • 4 Vet practice with nursing team and non-clinical support
  • Supportive team culture
  • Offers an environment where a Vet can thrive and develop their clinical skills and knowledge
  • Experienced team - certificate holding surgeons
  • Provides own OOH service
  • 15 Minute consultations
  • Offers an exciting and varied case load
  • Support available within the role - can offer the position to various levels of experience
  • Offers a good work / life balance
  • Practice provides clinical freedom for personal growth and development

About you:

  • You will be competent in routine surgeries - dependent on experience support available
  • You will always deliver a high standard of clinical care
  • You will have excellent customer facing skills and enjoy establishing and building your own client base
  • You will work well within the team alongside other veterinary specialists and clinicians
  • You will be a passionate and motivated veterinary surgeon with a genuine interest for animal welfare
  • You will be ambitious to develop your clinical skill set and knowledge
  • You will enjoy working within a busy practice with a wide variety of cases


The practice offers a wide range of modern veterinary services and facilities including:

  • Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy
  • Digital X-Ray
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Dental Suite
  • Nurse Clinics
  • Isolation unit
  • In House Laboratory
  • Separate cat and dog wards


  • Salary - 35,000 - 55,000 commensurate to experience
  • CPD Generous allowance
  • Certificate training funded and encouraged
  • 5 weeks holiday allowance plus bank holidays
  • RCVS and VDS fees paid
  • Exclusive company discounts and rewards
  • Workplace Pension Scheme
  • Health Insurance scheme
  • Staff Discount

Must haves:

RCVS Registered & Qualified or soon to be.

Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom.

Have excellent verbal / written communication skills

What happens next?

CLICK APPLY NOW or if you have any pre-application questions or if this role is not quite right for you, please contact the VS Team (details below) to discuss your veterinary career aspirations further.

Please quote job reference: 7474

T: 0333 014 7374

E: info@vetseekers.co.uk

W: www.vetseekers.co.uk

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