Small Animal Vet - 4 Day Week!

Location Bristol
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £65k + Relocation Allowance!
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Published: about 1 month ago

We are pleased to be working with an exceptional practice in Bristol who are looking for a dynamic, small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join their hardworking team! You will have a varied caseload covering both first opinion consulting, and surgery. 

The rota will include working 40 hours per week over 4 days. There will also be 1 in 4 Saturdays and no out-of-hours. If you are interested in joining on a part-time basis, they are happy to be flexible and work together to find a rota that would work. 

The salary will be up to £65,000 depending on experience.

About the Practice:

They are based in South East Bristol with good commute routes to the main practice. Their practice has all the usual equipment as well as separate cattery and kennels for day patients.

Currently they have 3 Veterinary Surgeons, 5 Registered Veterinary Nurses and a dedicated Reception Team who are supported by a Practice Director and Senior Vet.

Applicant Requirements:

They are looking for a warm, friendly Veterinary Surgeon who would like to offer care that fits with their ethos. The successful candidate will be capable and confident in all routine surgery and medical cases. Looking for someone with great communication skills - both with clients and the rest of the team. There is very much the opportunity to develop the role to suit you, and they encourage CPD and for you to develop your own areas of interest.


  • 6.6 weeks

    annual leave 

  • Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service

  • Private medical insurance

  • Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing

  • Non-accidental injury support

  • £1500 CPD allowance with 40 hours paid pro-rata 

  • Certificate support 

  • Learning and development opportunities

  • BVA membership

  • VDS cover

  • RCVS fees 

  • Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer

  • Discounted staff pet care

  • Relocation allowance up to £5000

Our Expert Veterinary Recruitment Consultant Sophie would love to have a chat with you if you would like to hear more about the role. If you are relocating to the area also they would also be happy to chat about the location and explore all potential relocation options. Get in Touch with her today via the details below!

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 028 8744 0649.

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All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.