ECC Vet- Daytime

Location Cardiff
Discipline: Small Animal Vet
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £65k-£75k
Job ref: PMC3021
Published: 24 days ago

​Here at Lloyd and Cowan we are thrilled to be working with a practice in Cardiff, Wales, that have exciting opportunities to join their rapidly expanding team to increase their current ECC care and become seamless 24/7 service for local practices.


This role will be working on a rolling rota of 4 days on, 4days off, allowing successful candidates to really maximise a satisfying clinical role with great quality of life by striking a great work-life balance.

This role would be perfect for vets with a specific interest in ECC work, with the opportunity for certificate study, if desired.

The successful candidates will have the excitement of an ECC role, but with the added benefit of no long night hours and plenty of time to enjoy the local area!


This practice is situated in an extremely diverse area. Within easy commuting distance of all their practices, you can be living in the vibrant city centre of Cardiff, surround yourself with nature and tranquillity in the costal towns of the Vale of Glamorgan, or the mountains of the Valleys and Brecon Beacons National Park.


The hospital site is a busy referral and emergency centre, covering the out-of-hours provision for their branches and approximately 40 local practices. With their new rota design, they aim to achieve a seamless 24/7 emergency service to their clients and user practices, accepting inpatient transfers and emergency cases throughout the day.

The hospital boasts a CT scanner, advanced ultrasonography equipment, endo-surgery facilities, extensive blood analysis equipment, dedicated orthopaedic, soft tissue, and exotic theatres, as well as a dedicated dental suite.

This practice not only values their patients and clients, but their team as well. They truly believe that by looking after their teams, the highest levels of patient and client care will naturally flow. They strive to provide an environment that encourages people to achieve their full potential, embark on further study, if desired, and progress in their chosen career pathways. They have numerous projects aimed at supporting team wellbeing and have the team actively involved in how the practice can progress.


Candidate requirements:

Looking for people who:

·         Are happy to work within a team

·         Act with integrity and show respect to their colleagues, clients, and patients

·         Use and share best practices

·         Take ownership of their work, and offer solutions to problems encountered

·         Enjoy success and show a desire to grow professionally

Key Details:

·         Average 35hr week

·         £65k-£75k Salary- dependant on experience/role

·         Up to 6.6 weeks holiday, inclusive of Bank Holidays – options to buy and sell

·         Sick pay of 2 weeks full pay and 2 weeks half pay

·         CPD £1750

·         VDS and RCVS

·         Workplace Pension

·         Enhanced maternity and paternity

·         Wellbeing support

·         Health Shield Employment Benefit Scheme



If you wish to apply send a CV through the link with a mention of when you will be available for a registration call. ​

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Paul on 07936947875 or email a CV to 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. ​

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