1st Opinion General Practitioner - Flexible Working Options!

Location East Yorkshire
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons, Exotic Vet
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £65k + Benefits + Relocation DOE
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email: sophie@lloydandcowan.com
Job ref: SGKVVC
Published: 30 days ago

**Looking for a ​First Opinion General Practitioner with an interest in either Exotics, Ophthalmology, Cardiology or Dermatology.**

Lloyd & Cowan are pleased to be representing a close knit, friendly & experienced team who are looking for a First Opinion General Practitioner with an aspiration to develop their skills in Ophthalmology, Exotics, Cardiology, or Dermatology to join their team in the East Yorkshire area.

  • Exceptional opportunity to develop the existing loyal client base and grow your own client following. This position will allow you to continue your desired progression as a Veterinary Surgeon (certificates are supported).

  • This role will involve sole working, with the additional luxury of support from our clinical team and facilities at our fantastic Tier 3 Hospital (only 30 minutes away), with a complete diagnostic suite including CT and MRI.

About the Clinic:

They are a close knit, friendly and experienced team near to the East Yorkshire Coastline. The team consists of 15 Veterinary Surgeons, 20 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 10 Trainee/lay Nurses, 15 Receptionists, 6 Office staff, 3 Directors. 3 Cert holders, 4 studying towards a certificate, plus, an orthopaedic Surgeon. We have a truly amazing growing team.

In addition to the hospital support, you will have free unlimited access to Vet CT telemedicine, a service allowing access to clinical advice from a specialist team.


Ideally this position will be a Full time role over 4 days per week, however, flexible working requests will be considered.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Our ideal candidate demonstrates previous small animal experience in a clinical setting with a desire to practice good medicine and surgery. A forward-thinking veterinary Surgeon with drive and good attention to detail.

  • Our ideal candidate has an interest or is already working towards one of the four listed designated certificates.


  • Salary: up to £60K DOE + benefits:

  • Generous relocation bonus.

  • Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service

  • CPD paid days and allowance

  • L&D opportunities

  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay

  • Private Medical Insurance

  • BVA Membership paid

  • VDS cover

  • Birthday leave

  • Discounted veterinary fees

  • Various discounts including retail & gym memberships

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • Service-related company sick pay

  • Sponsorship for overseas employees

  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing

  • Relocation packages

  • Career progression opportunities

Are you a GP Vet with an interest to develop within a Large Hospital Based Team? Get in touch today with Sophie at sophie@lloydandcowan.com for a Confidential & Friendly chat!

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on 02887658068. If you know someone else who may be interested, why not pass this advert on to them.

​If we successfully place someone, you've referred to us; we'll give you £200 in high street vouchers as a way of saying thank you. ​

All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.