Small Animal Vet (Mentoring Opportunities)

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

Contact email:
Job ref: SGVCSWV
Published: 4 months ago

We have an exciting opportunity available for a Veterinary Surgeon to join a fantastic team! This would be ideal for an experienced vet with an interest in mentoring colleagues, or a recently graduated vet wanting to gain more skills in a supportive environment. They are passionate about delivering a high level of patient care and clinical standards, some of your day-to-day duties will include; 

  • First opinion consults

  • Small animal surgery

  • Dentistry

  • Imaging

  • Medicine workups

We are happy to accept both full and part-time applications for this position, working up to 40 hours per week between 8:30 am-7 pm, with 1:4 Saturdays. No Sunday or out of hours work.

About the Practice:

  • They are a 6-branch practice located across South Wales, this role is based at the lovely Newport branch, giving you excellent access to Cardiff and Gwent regions.

  • The team are dedicated to providing a great service to loyal client base, to help them do this they have facilities such as an in house lab, digital x-ray, state of the art ultrasound, and capnography.

  • By far the best part of the practice is their team, currently having 4 full-time vets and an experienced orthopaedic surgeon, supported by a hard-working team of 5 registered veterinary nurses, 2 student veterinary nurses and a receptionist. With a very close-knit team and strongly encourage case discussions to help develop skills and understanding. 

Applicant Requirements 

  • Our ideal candidate is a dedicated vet who will put client care at the heart of everything they do. They will have experience in basic neutering, and first opinion consultations both routine and emergency. 


  • A negotiable Salary - rising with your expereince & abilities

  • Enhanced holiday entitlement and increasing holiday based on length of service

  • CPD paid days and allowance

  • L&D opportunities

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

  • Private Medical Insurance

  • BVA Membership paid

  • VDS cover

  • Birthday leave

  • Discounted veterinary fees

  • Various discounts including retail & gym memberships

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • Service-related company sick pay

  • Sponsorship for overseas employees

  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing

  • Relocation packages

  • Career progression opportunities

If you are a Small Animal Vet, be it Junior or Experienced, this is the team for You - Get in Touch with Sophie Today

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.