Mixed Veterinary Surgeon - Farm & Small Practice on the Scottish Borders!

Location Scotland
Discipline: Mixed Vet (Small and Large)
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 31-£45k + Car + Benefits!
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email: sophie@lloydandcowan.com
Job ref: SGGVB
Published: 29 days ago

An Excellent opportunity to Join a ​Mixed Practice in the beautiful Scottish Borders! Small & Farm Animal Work, within a Great Team of Experienced Vets.

We are pleased to be working with a Multi Branch Veterinary Group who have a rare opportunity to join their team Small/Farm Team of Vets with providing excellent standards of care. On the small animal side, they aim to give an excellent first opinion service to their loyal and longstanding local clients, valuing continuity of care, with the opportunity to work up your own cases. And, on the farm animal side involves work with forward-thinking farmers – mainly with suckler cows and sheep, with some pedigree herds/ flocks, and dairy work.

The Role:

  • We are looking for a caring, enthusiastic Vet to join the practice's friendly team and provide an excellent service to their great clients and their animals.

  • The position would involve advising on preventative medicine planning, as well as routine and emergency work. There is always excellent support available from experienced colleagues. The practice has a number of assistants enrolled in certificate programmes (with study time provided) to actively promote career progression.

The Ideal Applicant:

  • The role would suit a confident Vet who enjoys working as part of an experienced, enthusiastic team, providing excellent clinical care, and who is keen to develop their skills.

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

  • The ideal candidate will have a good teamwork ethic and high standards of client care.


  • The practice is based in a rural location near the coast, but within an hour of Edinburgh, on the beautiful Scottish Border.


  • A generous remuneration package in return for a 4 ½ day week, with equally shared farm-only OOH,

  • Generous CPD Allowance, Support & Leave

  • Income Protection Policy,

  • RCVS, VDS, BVA Fees paid

  • Visa sponsorship for overseas vets

  • Generous Holiday entitlement

  • Company Vehicle is also available

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 Sophie on 07519119233 or email a CV to sophie@lloydandcowan.comIf 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.

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All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.