Locum Large Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Location Northallerton
Discipline: Large Animal Vet
Job type: Locum
Salary: £350-£500 per day
Contact name: Darren O'Brien

Contact email: darren@lloydandcowan.com
Job ref: DOBW1424
Published: 8 months ago

​Are you an experienced Large Animal Veterinary Surgeon with a passion for farm animals? We have an exciting locum opportunity for you! Join our client's dedicated team in Northallerton for an ongoing role starting in January. If you thrive on a diverse caseload and have expertise in large animal care, we want to hear from you!

Position: Locum Large Animal Veterinary Surgeon

  • Location: Northallerton

  • Start Date: January (Ongoing Role)

Key Responsibilities: As a Locum Large Animal Veterinary Surgeon, you will be involved in a variety of tasks, including but not limited to:

  • Sick farm animal care

  • Calving’s, caesareans, and prolapses

  • Lambing’s, caesareans, and prolapses

  • TB work (if qualified)

  • LDA/RDA ops

  • Other farm operations such as fistulas and hernias

  • Castrations and dehorning

  • Small holding work with goats, alpacas, and pigs

  • Herd/flock health planning visits


  • Experience in large animal veterinary care

  • Ability to perform a range of farm animal procedures

  • Competence in fertility work for dairy and beef

  • Qualified for TB work (if applicable)

  • Flexibility to handle a diverse caseload

  • Ability to conduct small holding work with various animals

  • Basic equine knowledge for limited horse work

What We Offer:

  • Exciting ongoing locum opportunity starting in January

  • Diverse caseload with a focus on large animal care

  • Supportive team and collaborative work environment

  • Competitive remuneration based on experience

How to Apply: If you're ready to take on this diverse and rewarding locum role in Northallerton, we want to hear from you! To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to darren@lloydandcowan.com or call Darren on 07562615737