​Lead Veterinary Surgeon- Modern Practice/ Worklife Balance

Location Grays
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Paul McCay

Contact email: paul@lloydandcowan.com
Job ref: PMC7617
Published: 8 months ago

Lead Veterinary Surgeon- Modern Practice/ Worklife Balance

  • Established/ Modern Practice

  • Experienced team of Vets

  • Salary £70k circa

  • No OOH

Lloyd & Cowan is a specialist Veterinary Recruitment Consultancy who are delighted to be representing an established Modern Practice based in the Grays area of Essex who are actively recruiting a Lead Veterinary Surgeon.

The Position:

  • Ensure all team members provide quality and ethical care to all clients and their pets

  • Assess and examine and diagnose patients’ medical issues

  • Perform surgery, dress and treat wounds

  • Perform diagnostic laboratory, imaging and ultrasound testing where required

  • Prescribe medication

  • Ensure compliance with veterinary ethics and relevant statutes, policies, and procedures

The Role:

  • The successful candidate will be a driven, dynamic, ambitious individual with exceptional communication skills.

  • Looking for someone with at least 2 years of UK (or UK equivalent) small animal experience who practices to a very high standard using an evidence based approach.

  • There are partnership opportunities available for the right individual, so an interest/experience in business and leadership is also desirable.

  • This role covers 40 hours a week, spread across 4 working days per week, providing great work-life balance. The shift pattern includes 1:3 Saturdays.

  • Full time salary package up to £60,000 per annum depending on experience.


  • 5 weeks' annual leave plus bank holidays

  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Pay

  • £1,500 CPD Allowance plus 3 days CPD leave (FTE)

  • Accommodation allowance or Accommodation available if required

  • Vehicle allowance or company vehicle

  • RCVS, BVA and VDS fees paid

  • Certificate funding

  • And much more….

For more Information or to express your interest in this opportunity send a CV to Paul via the Link.