Graduate Small Animal Vet (4 or 5 Day Week Options)

Location Newcastle upon Tyne
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons, Graduate Jobs
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Starting Salary of £39k + 12 Month Review!
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SGB&PD
Published: 9 months ago

​Are You a Recent or soon to be New Graduate Vet, looking for a Small Animal Opportunity in the North of England?

Would you to be part of a Well-Established & Experienced Team? Look no Further....

  • Generous Starting Salary of £39k!

About the Practice:
We are pleased to be representing an impressive Independent, Multi Branch Practice who are well established and constantly growing! .

The practice is equipped with all the usual 'mods & cons' and offers a supportive working environment. With over 100 years of experience and fully equipped operating theatres at every branch, dental equipment, radiography, endoscopy, ECG and in house laboratories.

The Ideal Applicant:

  • Ideally you will have great communication skills, to work in a collaborative environment and be willing to learn and develop in all areas.

  • We are seeking for a newly/recent graduated Vet with an interest in Small Animal role.

  • You must be RCVS registered, or meet the requirements to do so.

  • Must have your Driver's license

The Rota:

  • The position will be a full time position, with a good work life balance.

  • The opportunity boasts a favourable rota of 1:6 weekend rota, with no night on call the following week and a Friday or Monday off to give you a long weekend.

  • One night on call per week (with support by another vet)

  • 1 Saturday morning in 3 (one of these will be part of the full weekend on call every 6)


  • Minimum of 6 weeks annual paid leave, plus birthday given off

  • Starting salary - 4 days £34,500 or 5 Days £39k!

  • 12 month review, resulting in salary increase and bonus related earnings

  • Annual salary reviews thereafter

  • Profit sharing scheme after 1-year review

  • No sole charge on call work

  • Professional RCVS and VDS membership paid

  • VISA sponsorship and funding

  • Generous CPD allowance, encouraged and supported

  • Regular in house CPD

  • Workplace pension scheme

  • BUPA healthcare cover

  • Accommodation and company car provided or allowances

  • Discounted pet treatments for your pets on successful completion of 6- month probationary period

  • Full sickness pays after 1 year of employment

If you are a recently graduated Vet and you are interested in this Small Animal role or any other graduate role - Get in Touch with Sophie Today!

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Sophie on 07519119233 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. 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.