Small Animal Vet - Independent Practice involved with both Conventional & Holistic Care!

Location Glasgow
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £33k-£55k + Bountiful Benefits!
Contact name: Sophie Gould

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Job ref: SGTNVE
Published: 20 days ago

**Independent Practice**

**Flexible Hours to Suit Your Needs!**

**Ideal Location in the UK**


We are excited to have an opportunity for enthusiastic Veterinary Surgeons to join this friendly team at an amazing Independent practice in Glasgow! Offering full time, part time or flexible child friendly working hours!

About the practice:

The practice is in the southside of Glasgow, they have a lovely client base who want the best for their pet. Join this happy team who work together to provide outstanding veterinary care to patients.

  • Their focus is holistic care offering both conventional and complementary therapies – so everything you would do in a first opinion practice plus herbal medicine, acupuncture, and laser therapy.

  • They build long lasting relationships with our clients based on excellent service, trust and understanding.

Whether you are a conventional vet or are interested in complementary therapies they have a role for you and will support your strengths, interests, and any further qualifications you wish to do! They have worked hard to create a positive culture and work environment and are looking for someone who shares their ethics and can further enhance the team.

The Ideal candidate:

  • The ideal candidate is a Veterinary Surgeon who loves building rapport with clients, strives to do their best for the animals in their care and integrates well with a team.

  • Someone who is friendly, caring and approachable who can explain their findings and treatment plan to clients effectively.

  • Happy to employ and support a new graduate having completed the clinics' vet GDP training, and they can offer excellent surgical and medical support for a new graduate with 1:1 surgical training.

  • Also an experienced vet is welcomed, a bonus would be an interest or experience in any of the following: ophthalmology, dentistry, surgery, holistic care.


  • 29 days paid holiday including 5 bank holidays and birthday leave!

  • Uncapped CPD allowance per annum

  • Western Veterinary Acupuncture Course (optional)

  • Western Veterinary Herbal Medicine Course (optional)

  • RCVS Membership paid

  • VDS cover

  • Heavily discounted veterinary fees (20-50%) and 20% discount in pet shop

  • Pension

  • Sick pay

  • Discounted personal training (PT) sessions with qualified PT

  • Regular Social events

  • Focus on employee wellbeing/ third party wellness coach

  • Career progression opportunities

  • Modern equipment including dental radiography

  • Barista coffee machine

  • Flexible child friendly working hours available eg 9.30 -3pm, school holidays off

  • Bias for consulting or surgery supported

  • 20 min appointments, 1 hour paid lunch break and scheduled admin time and emergency slots every day

  • No OOHs

  • Independent practice with flexible, authentic leadership. Structured team with vet, reception and nurse team leaders feeding to practice manager and director.

  • Saturday shifts 1 in 4/5

  • Generous salary from £33k - £55k dependent on experience and extra qualifications

Whether you are a conventional vet or are interested in complementary therapies - Get in Touch with Sophie Today!

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Sophie on 07519119233 or email a CV to sophie@lloydandcowan.comIf 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.