Full-time & Part-time ECC OOH Veterinary Surgeon

Location Galashiels
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £55k
Job ref: PMC3079
Published: 21 days ago

We are thrilled to be working with a practice based in Galashiels, located in the narrow valley of the Gala Water, close to the meeting with the river Tweed, in the heart of the Scottish Borders. This practice is looking for an emergency and critical care Vet to join them.

Are you experienced, or would you like to improve your abilities in ECC?

If you’re happy working sole charge, with the backup of experienced nurses, and plenty of advice and support from other colleagues, then this may be the job for you!

You’ll be comfortably busy with some quiet times for certificate studies. They have easy access to Edinburgh and the Airport, with loads of scope for local outdoor pursuits, as well.

Have a friend you want to work with?

This practice has room for two RCC Vets to join the team. You will be part of a shared rota, covering weeknights and weekends. This includes a few Bank Holidays.

They encourage flexible working and are open to offering full-time or part-time hours.

Why work for this practice?

They have a small, friendly, positive team with wide support from the day team. Certificate study will be encouraged and financed. Additionally, they have all the usual equipment, and a new ICU ward.


Salary of up to £50,000 depending on experience


·         6.6 weeks paid holiday

·         £1750 CPD Allowance per annum and 35 paid hours (more for AVP)

·         Health Shield cover

·         RCVS Membership paid

·         Two other membership subscriptions

·         VDS cover

·         Enhanced paternity, maternity, adoption, shared parental leave, and surrogacy pay

·         Discounted Veterinary fees

·         My Benefits – various discounts including gym memberships and retail

·         Cycle to Work scheme

·         CPD/training support

·         Company sick pay

·         Colleague engagement survey

·         Annual pay reviews

·         Focus on employee wellbeing

·         Career progression opportunities



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. 

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.