Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon- Join a friendly and supportive team! (Crewe)

Location Crewe
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £65k
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SG868
Published: about 1 month ago

We at Lloyd & Cowan are pleased to be working with a practice who are looking for a small animal Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly and supportive team.

A typical full time role would involve working 40 hours per week over 4 week days. On call is normally a 1 in 4 rota but their weekend on call consists of Saturday morning consultations until 12pm and then in-patient care only (if there are any), weeknight on-call is again in-patient only care.

About them:
They have a lovely, friendly, close-knit team of 3 reception ladies, 3 Student Veterinary Nurses, 4 Registered Veterinary Nurses, 1 Veterinary Care Assistant and 6 Veterinary Surgeons. They have certificate holders in medicine, surgery and anaesthesia. They actively encourage CPD to continue this high standard. The village has brilliant train links being only 10 minutes from Crewe station which means less than 2 hours to London and 3 hours 30 to Edinburgh. The nearby town of Nantwich is best known for its annual cheese show and jazz festival. They’re equipped with Laparoscopic kit, arthoscopes, multiparameter anaesthesia monitoring, tonopen, digital x-ray and ultrasound, in house idexx lab, gastroscopes, endoscopes and rhinoscopes.

The salary for the role is up to £65,000 depending on experience (pro rata for part time), relocation support of up to £5000, a welcome bonus of £5000 (pro rata for part time), as well access to temporary accommodation in the form of a 3-bed house that’s a short walk from the practice. 

In addition to a competitive base salary, they offer the following benefits:
•    6.6 weeks annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
•    Private medical insurance
•    Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
•    Cycle to Work scheme
•    £1250 CPD allowance with 40 hours paid pro rata
•    Certificate support 
•    BVA membership
•    VDS cover

Feel free to reach out if you have any questions or share this post with your connections who might be interested - Send through a CV or email Sophie for a friendly chat!

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 8765 8068.

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.