Experienced Small Animal Vet- Birthday leave!

Location Newry
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Competitive
Job ref: PMC3082
Published: 21 days ago

A client of ours in Newry are seeking to welcome an experienced Small Animal Vet to add to their team of 3 small animal Vets, 6 large animal Vets, and 3 nurses.


They are looking for someone passionate about customer and pet care to share their vision for small animal practice in South Down. They offer a high medical and surgical caseload, and challenging trauma cases.

You will have a grounding in all aspects of general practice (medical and surgical). They offer first, and second opinion services from across Northern Ireland. You will have the opportunity for career progression, whether clinical and/ or in management.

·         Start date – this new position is immediately available and ideally suitable for candidates who are looking to work on a part-time basis

·         Experience level of candidate – you will ideally have small animal experience


Newry city in a valley, between the Mourne Mountains, Ring of Gullion, and the Cooley mountains, all of which are designated areas of outstanding natural beauty. It is also ideally located within an hour’s drive from both Dublin and Belfast.

Located based between both surgeries (Warrenpoint and Newry)


·         They have an equally shared rota between the Vets and OOH – currently 1 in 6 or fewer nights on-call, and is negotiable

·         Salary is competitive – rising with experience

·         6.6 weeks paid holiday, including Bank Holiday

·         Enhanced maternity and paternity pay

·         5 days paid CPD leave

·         £1750 CPD allowance per annum, more if a certificate holder

·         Health Shield

·         RCVS/VDS and BVA Membership paid

·         Birthday leave

·         Discounted Veterinary fees

·         CPD/training support

·         Enhanced company sick pay

·         Learning and leadership courses

·         Cycle to work 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 paul@lloydandcowan.com. 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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