0333 014 7374

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon (VETSEEK-37835)

Tamworth, Staffordshire

Veterinary Surgeon

£40,000 to £60,000 per annum

Full time / Permanent

Job description

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Tamworth, Staffordshire

  • Are you a qualified and RCVS registered veterinary surgeon or soon to be?
  • Are you looking to join an established small animal practice?

Are you looking for...

  • A great salary of up to £60,000?
  • No OOH work?
  • A generous CPD allowance?

We are recruiting on behalf of a practice in Tamworth, Staffordshire for a Permanent Veterinary Surgeon. This role is full time for 40 hours per week, along with 1 in 3 weekends. There is no OOH work or on-call duties.

The practice is located around 15 minutes from Birmingham so within an excellent commutable distance and is also located close to the M6.

The practice has recently gone through a refurbishment and offers a modern and spacious environment to work in. They are also fully equipped with equipment including Ultrasound, dental and digital x-ray. They are continuing to grow and offer a varied caseload.

They are looking for a pro-active vet to join them. Excellent communication skills are vital and the ability to establish strong working relationships with both clients and fellow team members. The vet will embrace all aspects of the role and have a genuine passion for animal welfare. They will be comfortable with sole charge work when required and enjoy working in a busy fast paced environment. The practice can also accept new graduate vets.

The practice can provide a supportive working environment where CPD is funded, and areas of special interest are supported. The vet will be joining a team of 4 other vets along with 6 nurses and support team.

The role offers excellent career development opportunities along with a competitive salary package.

Key details

  • Type: Small animal
  • Hours: Full time, 40 hours per week
  • Weekends: 1 in 3 weekends
  • Sole charge: Some
  • OOH: None
  • Branch work: None
  • Computer system: RX Works
  • Consultations: 15 minutes
  • Team: 4 vets, 6 nurses and support team

About them:

  • New purpose built with state-of-the-art equipment with all the latest technology
  • Offers a wide range of modern veterinary services
  • Brand newly refurbished spacious air-conditioned practice with modern facilities
  • Supportive and friendly practice
  • Offers funding for a certificate
  • Offers opportunity to expand clinical skill set and knowledge with the varied case load
  • Practice provides clinical freedom for personal growth and development
  • They offer care for physical and mental health wellbeing

About you:

  • You will be forward thinking, ambitious and motivated vet
  • You will be confident in routine surgeries and consultations
  • You will have an approachable, empathetic, and caring attitude
  • You will have ambition to pursue an area of special interest
  • You will be passionate about all aspects of your veterinary work
  • You will be happy to share knowledge and mentor others where required
  • You will be able to establish good working relationships with clients and be confident in all consultations
  • You will contribute to the practice with ideas enabling them to stay at the forefront of clinical thinking whilst also maintaining the ethos of providing a high standard of clinical care to all pets
  • You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to develop a great rapport with both clients and staff
  • You will be a strong team player


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

  • Emergency cover
  • Ultrasound
  • Operating theatres
  • Digital X-ray
  • Nurse clinics
  • Isolation unit
  • Ultrasound
  • In-house laboratory
  • Dentistry
  • Separate cat and dog wards


  • Salary: £40,000 to £60,000 per annum, commensurate to experience
  • Holidays: Generous annual leave
  • CPD: Generous allowance of £1,000
  • Memberships: RCVS and VDS fees paid
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • Life assurance 4x annual salary
  • Certificates encouraged and supported
  • Private healthcare scheme
  • Exclusive colleague rewards including discounts with high street retailers and restaurants
  • Staff bonus scheme
  • Staff discount

Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified or soon to be
  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom
  • Have excellent verbal and 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 Vet Seekers team (details below) to discuss your veterinary career aspirations further.

Please quote job reference: 37835

T: 0333 014 7374

E: hello@vetseekers.co.uk

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