Senior Vet- (Dorset)

Location Dorset
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £55k-£57k
Contact name: Sophie

Contact email:
Job ref: SG5017
Published: 3 months ago

Senior Vet – Wimborne, Dorset

Our client is recruiting! Full-time vet required for a 100% small animal practice in coastal Dorset. This role is for a Senior Vet to become part of a small leadership team, undertaking management tasks, including HR & KPIs.


At the practice they deliver first class patient care whilst offering a caring, supportive environment in which to work, benefiting both the team, their clients, and their clients pets. This is an exciting time to join the practice, as they just celebrated their 25th anniversary and undergoing a refurbishment of the practice.

They are small team of 16: 1 Practice Director (Non-Clinical), 4 Vets (3.5 FTE), 3 RVNs, 2 ANAs (1.5 FTE), 4 Receptionists (2.2 FTE), and 2 Admin Support colleagues.

They have excellent, modern facilities with separate waiting areas and kennels for dogs and cats/small animals to ensure as little stress and discomfort as possible to the pets in their care. They offer an on-site laboratory, digital X-ray, dental X-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy, and a state-of-the-art operating theatre, so you’ll have everything you need to work to your very best.

The Role:

  • No OOH (they use Vets Now for this).

  • Time given to work up cases.

  • Clinical interests supported.

  • Full-time hours, but they can offer flexibility if this is carried out over 4.5 days or 4 days. Hours to be covered include: 8.30 – 6.30pm Monday to Friday, 1:3 late Wednesdays 11am – 8pm, and 1:4 Saturdays 8.30 – 5pm.


  • Lifestyle friendly.

  • Generous CPD allowance.

  • 6 weeks paid holiday, including Bank Holidays.

  • Health Shield.

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

  • Discounted veterinary fees.

  • Company sick pay.

  • Annual pay reviews.

  • Focus on employee wellbeing.

  • Career progression opportunities.

Salary:£55k – £57k

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

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.