Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon - Up to £70k!

Location Craigavon
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £70k + Benefits!
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SGMLURG
Published: 6 months ago

We are pleased to be working with a clinic in Lurgan that has recently been taken under the wing of a well established, growing group in Northern Ireland.

This group see their veterinary Surgeons at the front line of delivering exceptional care and play an integral part of each one of the sites. From routine health checks to advanced surgeries, you’ll work directly with clients and their pets to offer care that’s bespoke to them.

Salary package of up to £70,000 PA

Employee benefits:

- Relocation package of up to £2000.
- £1500 CPD allowance and 3 days paid CPD leave per year.
- Payment of RCVS, VDS & BVA fees.
- Funded certificate opportunities.
- Leadership training.
- 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays.
- Pension scheme.
- Paid sabbatical after five years’ service.
- Annual pay reviews.
- Additional paid leave for exceptional attendance.
- Colleague purchase scheme.
- Enhanced maternity/paternity leave.

They also can also support Certificates of Sponsorship for a Tier 2 (General) Visa if you meet the criteria and are eligible to register as a veterinary surgeon with the RCVS upon arrival in the UK.

The Hours:

This is a permanent, full-time role working 39 hours per week over four days plus 1:6 full weekends but open to negotiation!

Skills and experience:

- Registered with the RCVS.
- Qualified MRCVS.
- Commitment to animal welfare.
- Ability to keep on top of practice protocols and procedures.
- Excellent organisational skills.


The branch is a well equipped, purpose built and newly renovated practice with an exceptional team who work well together and enjoy coming to work every day in the happy and relaxed atmosphere which is reflected in the positive feedback from the pet owners who use the service. It is situated in Lurgan town centre, close to shops, cafe's and parks with the train station a two minute walk away.

The team currently consists of four vets, a head nurse, a registered nurse, three patient care assistants and three client care assistants.

If you are a Veterinary Surgeon with an interest in joining a modern clinic, with a great team and a varied caseload - Get In Touch Today with Sophie!

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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