Consult Veterinary Surgeon

Location North London
Discipline: Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £50k
Job ref: SG4049
Published: 5 months ago

​The Role:

We are thrilled to be working with a practice in Cockfosters that are looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join their Surgery. The role will involve consultations, and potentially minor operations if that would be the candidate’s preference. 

The rota will involve working 30-40 hours per week between the hours of 8:30am and 7:00pm. There are no out of hours with this role.


The salary for this role is up to £50,000 depending on experience.

About them:

They are a Hospital with 4 branches. They have full 24-hour facilities at the hospital, so inpatients can be transferred here. All the equipment includes full X-rays, dental X-ray, ultrasonography, and  laporoscopic equipment. 

About the Team and Culture:

Currently, they have 15 Veterinary Surgeons, 17 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 7 Veterinary Care Assistants, a Reception team, and a Practice Manager. Their Vets hold certificates in cardiology, surgery, and small animal internal medicine. Their Nurses also hold certificates in anaesthesia and ECC. They have a close-knit team that all believe in supporting each other. 

Applicant Requirements: 

They are looking for a confident consulting Vet with post-graduate experience.

Because their employee's matter:

They recognise that their people are fundamental to the success of our business. Investing in their people, premises and processes is at the heart of what they do. In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from:

Work-life balance

  • 5.6 weeks

    annual leave 

  • Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service

  • Your birthday as a paid day off


  • Private medical insurance

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

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing

  • Non-accidental injury support


  • £1,250 CPD allowance 

  • Certificate support 

  • Access to Vetlexicon – our online encyclopaedia provider

  • All our Vets & Nurses can apply for research funding

  • All our Vets get £1000 per annum to spend via our Care Fund

  • Infection Prevention and Control Programme

  • Quality Improvement Programme

Professional Memberships

  • BVA membership

  • VDS cover


  • Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers

  • Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer

  • Discounted staff pet care

As a BAME and LGBTQ+ inclusive employer, they are keen to hear from candidates from all minority and diverse groups. As a Disability Confident Employer, they are keen to hear from candidates with disabilities and long-term health conditions and would be happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments needed during the recruitment process.

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Sophie on 07519119233 or email a CV to

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