Senior Veterinary Surgeon

Location Manchester
Discipline: Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £75k
Job ref: PMC3009
Published: 25 days ago

​Here at Lloyd & Cowan we are thrilled to be working with a Veterinary Hospital in South Manchester, who are giving a fantastic opportunity for a role in leadership to grow and develop in their A&E service and its team. They are looking for a passionate individual and enthusiastic team player with management experience to lead and manage their A&E department based on their state-of the art Veterinary Hospital.

The ideal candidate:

·         Must be a conscientious, dedicated, and caring Veterinary Surgeon, ideally with an Emergency & Critical Care certificate.

·         Will have work together with the senior management team using a collaborative approach to help, develop and support the department.

Working hours:

·         This role is ideally full time (an equivalent of least 4 working days and nights combination per week) but flexible working options will be considered

·         40hours over the week

What this job would typically entail:

·         A mix of clinical and non-clinical work- to provide on ground support to our teams as well as management and strategic planning for the service.

·         Being available for advice and urgent decision-making requests

·         Dealing with A&E/Hospital complaints and client feedback that has been escalated to management

·         Visiting local A&E user practices to promote and develop the practices services

·         A mixture of day and night shifts

·         Salary circa £75,000/annum (pro-rata), dependant on experience and number of nights per month


·         Significant experience in small animal Veterinary practice

·         An ECC certificate or be close to completing an ECC certificate

·         Proven leadership skills, preferably with experience of having managed a team

·         Passion for supporting others and engaging in constructive communication

·         Ability to mentor and coach others

·         Desire to serve current client base and develop services further

·         Confidence in decision making, able to consider the business as a whole

·         Excellent judgement and analytical skills, preferably with experience in business operations and financial understanding (though training will be provided)


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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