Emergency Veterinary Surgeon (Work alongside internationally renowned Specialists)

Location Solihull
Discipline: Veterinary Surgeons, Night Vet
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £60k DOE Upwards
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email: sophie@lloydandcowan.com
Published: 24 days ago


A great opportunity has arisen for an Emergency clinician to join an amazing team working within a stunning, purpose-built, Veterinary Hospital.

This role will provide a unique opportunity to:

  • Provide emergency care for a wide range of cases from their local primary care practices

  • Work alongside Specialists in multiple disciplines to support the provision of emergency referrals

  • Deliver exceptional inpatient care to emergency cases requiring prolonged hospitalisation and to critical cases, with support from their ECC Specialists.

There will be ample support and great case exposure for those interested in enrolling on a certificate or plenty of scope to develop your skills further if you already have a postgraduate qualification. The position could also suit individuals with ambitions to undertake Specialist residency training in the future

About the Practice:

The hospital is home to extensive medical, surgical and diagnostic facilities with a superbly equipped Intensive Care Unit. In-patient care is a priority, with 24-hour care provided by the team of Vets, Interns, Nurses, and other Clinical Support staff. The practice is iCatCare accredited at Gold Level.

You will have the opportunity to work alongside internationally renowned Specialists across the multi-disciplinary team, including Internal Medicine, Soft Tissue Surgery, Oncology, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Cardiology, Dermatology, Imaging, Anaesthesia, and Emergency and Critical Care.


The 6 week rota allows a combination of working day, evening and night shifts, as well as 3 weeks off built in to allow an outstanding work life balance.

  • Week 1: Monday-Sunday – 7am-5pm shifts

  • Week 2: Off shift

  • Week 3: Monday-Friday – 12pm-10pm shifts

  • Week 4: Monday-Sunday – 4pm-2am shifts

  • Week 5: Off shift

  • Week 6: Off shift

As one of the emergency vet team members you would work in a fantastic hospital, working closely with specialists across all disciplines, as well as the intern, resident and primary care vet teams, giving excellent support. Learning and development is strongly supported.

What we are looking for:

  • Vets qualified for at least two years

  • Primary care experience very useful

  • Experience in emergency work also advantageous

The package includes a competitive salary, ranging from £60,000 upwards (D.O.E.)

Benefits include

  • RCVS and VDS fees paid

  • External CPD funded

  • Extensive free online Linnaeus CPD program

  • Career progression opportunities

  • Staff discount schemes

  • Life Assurance

  • Enhanced sickness pay

  • Enhanced equal family leave

  • E-car salary sacrifice scheme

  • Employer contribution pension scheme

  • Re feral recruitment reward scheme

  • Wellness program

If you have at least 1/2 years of experience and an interest to work in the leading small animal emergency veterinary centres -Get in Touch Today with Sophie! Don't Miss Out!

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Sophie on 07519119233 or email a CV to sophie@lloydandcowan.com.

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