New Graduate Veterinary Surgeon- (Kettering)

Location Kettering
Discipline: Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £32k
Job ref: PMC4025
Published: 4 days ago

If you’re a Veterinary Surgeon graduating this year and looking for an opportunity to develop in a proactive and supportive environment, then look no further this practice in Kettering.

Here at Lloyd & Cowan we are excited to be working with a practice in Kettering, who are giving an opportunity for a veterinary surgeon graduating this year at their practice.

The Role:

As part of the VetPartners family, you will be enrolled into their Graduate Development Programme, which lasts approximately 2 years. After the cohort collectively meets in September, the programme offers a blended learning approach of training days, in-house mentoring, CPD, and clinical practice, creating a varied platform for you to grow and develop as a Veterinary Surgeon. You will be offered both supportive 1-to-1 and group mentoring sessions, for engagement and interaction, as you develop an invaluable skillset. From surgical/medical experience to enjoying teamwork, providing refined customer service, and gaining business knowledge to support the security of great patient care.

What they Can Offer You:

• 6.6 weeks paid holiday, including Bank Holidays

• Starting salary of £32,000

• Part of VetPartners Graduate Scheme

• Health Shield – wide ranging contributions for health and wellbeing treatments, from dentistry to sports massage

• RCVS Membership paid, plus two other membership subscriptions

• VDS cover

• Enhanced paternity, maternity, adoption, shared parental leave, and surrogacy pay

• Discounted Veterinary fees

• My Benefits – various discounts including retail, and gym memberships

• Cycle to Work scheme

• Buy and sell holiday

• Company sick pay

• Career progression opportunities


This practice = was set up in the 1960s and has grown to what is now 4 large branch surgeries and a 24-hour hospital, which provides care for pets across Northamptonshire and South Leicestershire.

At the practice, they put people and pets at the heart of everything they do – their friendly and highly qualified team will support you to develop your skills in a thriving and collaborative environment.

The hospital sits in the heart of Kettering, a historic market town in central England. As well as its historic heritage, Kettering is a popular destination, with a diverse and vibrant town centre and excellent sporting facilities. The hospital is less than an hour by train to London and Birmingham, and has an abundance of country parks and spectacular countryside to explore on the doorstep.

The Hospital:

The practice's Hospital is a brand-new, state-of-the-art, 24-hour facility. Relocated due to outgrowing its previous location, the new premises have been purpose designed by and for Vets. There are all the facilities you would expect from a modern hospital including CT, digital X-ray machine, endoscopy, laparoscopy kit, sterile theatre, piped gas, ultrasound, and excellent welfare facilities for the team.

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 Paul on 07936947875 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.​

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