Orthopaedic Veterinary Surgeon-(Brighouse)

Location Brighouse
Discipline: Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £85k
Contact name: Sophie

Contact email: sophie@lloydandcowan.com
Job ref: SG6025
Published: 9 months ago

Are you looking to take the next step in your career?

If you are searching for a unique position that provides an excellent work life balance, with the opportunity to work alongside their experienced orthopedic referral team they may have the perfect role for you.

Our client that we are pleased to be working with are seeking an orthopedic surgeon to join their Orthopedic referral hospital in Brighouse.

As a qualified MRCVS, you will already have good experience gained in small animal practice. You will be competent in clinical examination, diagnostic imaging and orthopedic surgery, and confident working sole charge or as part of the wider team.

You will have the drive and ambition to develop the practice and client base, ensuring high standards of care are always delivered.


Sharing their values being trustworthy, caring and progressive, you will have all the softer skills essential to working effectively, building trusting relationships with your colleagues, harnessing their one team culture. You will also display good communication skills and the desire to share your knowledge and skills by being an outstanding, positive example to others.

Along with managing your surgical cases and working within the team, you would also be encouraged to deliver CPD on behalf of the practice at their meetings at least once per year, collaborate in the development of new protocols for clinical research  and publish data in peer reviewed journals along with writing articles for non peer reviewed journals.

Benefits Package:

  • Salary Package up to £85,000 per annum (FTE)

  • 5 weeks' annual leave

  • 4 weeks' paid sabbatical (after each 5 years of service)

  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Pay

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

  • RCVS, BVA and VDS fees paid

  • Vehicle allowance or Company Vehicle

  • Accommodation allowance

  • Access to Wellbeing support and EAP programme

  • Access to wide range of discounts for days out, high street and holidays.

  • 100% attendance bonus schemes

  • 1 day 'Pet'ernity Leave

They also offer relocation allowances should you move more than 40 miles from your current home address.

They can also support Certificates of Sponsorship for a Tier 2 (General) Visa if you meet the criteria and are eligible to register as a veterinary surgeon with the RCVS upon arrival in the UK.

Skills and Experience:

They are looking for a Orthopedic Surgeon with experience of fracture management, joint surgery, arthrodesis and arthroscopy. Experience of spinal surgery would be beneficial but not essential. 

The Branch:

This practice is a purpose-built hospital situated in Brighouse, West Yorkshire. They specialise in Orthopaedic and Spinal conditions and have been established in the local area for over 21 years.

It has spacious consult rooms, 2 separate wards, digital X-Ray facilities with an on site CT Scanner, 3 large theatres and a visiting MRI Scanner. 

If you are ready to take the next step in your career come and join their team of surgeons, RVN, VCAs and support staff who aim to provide the best orthopedic management for all of our patients.  You will be working alongside a fantastic team of dedicated professionals who thrive to deliver outstanding care. 

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

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 02887658068.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.