Head Veterinary Surgeon - Up to £80,000

Location Northampton
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons, Head Vet
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £80,000 + Relocation!
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email: sophie@lloydandcowan.com
Published: 9 days ago

​Are you a skilled Vet seeking to join a dedicated and well-supported team within a thriving practice?

Imagine working in a picturesque setting where the countryside is at your doorstep, and charming villages abound, all while enjoying excellent road and rail connections to both London and Birmingham.

Your Role and Responsibilities:

We are in search of an enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeon to become an integral part of a Primary Care practice. The ideal candidate will demonstrate prowess and confidence in both general surgery and medicine, coupled with outstanding communication skills. A friendly and collaborative approach, along with a desire to contribute to a cohesive team, is crucial. They offer a well-structured rota that promotes a healthy work-life balance. If you're seeking an opportunity to work in a vibrant practice equipped with top-notch facilities and a fantastic team, Get in touch today!

About the Practice:

The practice offers an idyllic setting surrounded by picturesque countryside and charming villages. Their team enjoys easy access to country parks, making it an ideal locale for outdoor enthusiasts seeking dog walking, running, hiking, or cycling opportunities. The local area boasts a diverse array of pubs and restaurants that the team often frequents together.

Located in Northampton, the town enjoys excellent road and rail connections to both London and Birmingham, both accessible within just one hour.

Working Hours:

  • Four-day work week, 10 hours per day

  • Rotating schedule: 1 in 4 Saturday mornings, 5 hours per day


  • 5 weeks of annual leave, including bank holidays, plus Birthday Leave

  • RCVS and VDS fees covered

  • Support for external CPD activities

  • Opportunities for career advancement

  • Staff discount programs

  • Life Assurance coverage

  • Enhanced sick leave policy

  • Equal family leave provisions

  • Employer contribution pension plan

  • Comprehensive wellness program

  • Participation in our Recruitment referral reward program

  • Support and funding for certifications

  • Relocation package available for qualified candidates

If you're an experinced vet looking to take a step in leadership, we're excited to hear from you. Apply now and let's explore this exciting opportunity together - Get in Touch with Sophie!

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

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on 028 8744 0649.

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.