Veterinary Surgeon- (Bedfordshire)

Location Central Bedfordshire
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £45k-£60k
Contact name: Sophie

Contact email:
Job ref: SG4143
Published: 10 months ago

Veterinary Surgeon

Full or Part Time

Salary £45,000-£60,000 dependent on experience

Hereat Lloyd & Cowan we are working with a practice that have an exciting opportunity for a Veterinary Surgeon to join their busy small animal practice based in Dunstable, Bedfordshire.    

You will be joining a friendly and talented team supporting an ever growing and loyal client base in Dunstable and the surrounding area.


The client base is made up of approx. 60% dogs, 35% cats and 5% small furries and exotics.

Their modern, air-conditioned practice is purpose built to industry leading standards with state-of-the-art equipment including digital X-ray, ultrasound, in house blood machines, 3 air-conditioned consult rooms and dedicated theatre. 

There is plenty of onsite parking and we are very close to the A5 and M1 and ideally located just 15 minutes from Luton Airport and train station.  Leagrave train station is also just 10 minutes away with direct train links into central London in under 30 minutes.

Ideal Candidate:

They’re looking for a confident vet both in your clinical and communication skills with solid experience gained in first opinion practice. CPD is actively encouraged, and If you are keen to develop within your own area of interest, they offer a generous CPD allowance and, for the right candidate, the opportunity to study for a certificate.

Ideally, they’re looking for a full-time vet to join them but they also appreciate you may not be looking for the same, so they’d still love to hear from you if you’re interested in the role but are looking for a bit more flexibility!

In addition to a rewarding role in a great location, you can also expect to receive:

  • Salary up to £60,000

  • No out of hours

  • Paid holiday of 28 days, rising to 33 days after 2 years of service

  • Paid professional memberships including RCVS and BVA

  • Dedicated CPD allowance and time off including funding towards certificates

  • Life assurance 4 x annual salary

  • Contributory pension scheme

  • Private health insurance

  • Sponsorship fees paid

  • Relocation allowance up to £5,000(direct applicants only)

  • Group discounts on pet products and care

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Colleague reward hub – exclusive offers and discounts online and on the high street

  • Free car parking

  • And more!

If you wish to apply send a CV through the link with a mention of when you will be available for a registration call.

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.