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Permanent Veterinary Surgeon (VETSEEK-37205)

Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Veterinary Surgeon

£55,000 to £75,000 per annum

Full time / Permanent

Job description

Permanent Veterinary Surgeon - Wolverhampton, West Midlands

  • Are you a qualified and RCVS registered veterinary surgeon?
  • Are you looking to study towards post graduate qualifications in a supportive environment?

We are recruiting on behalf of a small animal practice in Wolverhampton, West Midlands for a Permanent Veterinary Surgeon to join their team. This role is full time for 4 days per week, along with 1 in 4 Saturdays from 8:30am to 2pm. There will be no OOH work or on-call duties.

Key details

  • Type: Small animal
  • Hours: Full time, 4 days per week
  • Weekends: 1 in 4 Saturdays, 8:30am to 2pm
  • OOH: None
  • On call: None
  • Computer system: Merlin
  • Consultations: 15 minutes

The role

  • The position is available on either a full or part time basis. Full time offer a 4 day week and the vet is able to choose which days. Working hours between 8.30am - 6.30pm. There is a 1:4 Saturday morning rota from 8.30am - 2pm. There are no OOH.
  • The practice have two sites and whilst the role is predominantly based at one site there maybe cover required at the other branch 15 minutes away.
  • This role offers the opportunity to progress further as they offer support to study towards a certificate and areas of special interest. There is also the opportunity in the future to move into a senior role and support the Clinical Director.
  • Flexible working and rota patterns available to accommodate a good work / life balance. EG Rota to work around the school run / holidays /lifestyle.
  • The Vet will be responsible for providing a high standard of veterinary care and customer service.
  • The Vet will be responsible to ensuring that there is excellent communication between themselves and the team and with clients.

About them:

  • First opinion small animal practice. Two Sites.
  • RCVS Tier 2 accredited.
  • They have a supportive team of 5 Vets across both sites and a team of RVNS, SVNs and ACAs. Some of the RVNS hold certificates in feline nursing, behaviour and nutrition.
  • They support personal development with a generous CPD allowance and encourage and support certificates and additional training.
  • They are fully equipped with facilities including Ultrasound, Endoscope, in house laboratory and digital x-ray.
  • The practice provides a high standard of care and customer service to all its patients and clients.

Team culture:

  • They offer a friendly and supportive work environment with a strong culture that is built on civility.
  • The team work together to support one another and enable each other to achieve goals and continue to develop their clinical skills and knowledge.
  • They understand the difficulties that the vet industry can face, and they ensure that each member of staff support each other and strive each day to provide a positive and encouraging work environment.

About you

  • The Vet will be a team player, with good interpersonal skills and be able to establish strong working relationships.
  • The vet will have excellent communications skills and a compassionate attitude along with excellent client facing skills.
  • The Vet will be able to organise their own time well and remain calm under pressure.


  • Salary: Up to £63,000 per annum, commensurate to experience
  • Holidays: 6.6 weeks annual leave, increasing with service and birthday off
  • CPD: Generous allowance of £1,250 with 5 days to attend
  • Memberships: RCVS, VDS and BVA fees paid
  • Medical insurance
  • Certificates supported
  • Workplace pension
  • Family friendly policies
  • Company sick pay
  • Pay reviews
  • Employee wellbeing programmes
  • Ongoing learning and development platforms available
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Cycle to work scheme

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: 37205

T: 0333 014 7374

E: hello@vetseekers.co.uk

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