Veterinary Surgeon- (Bolton)

Location Bolton
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £60K
Contact name: Paul

Contact email:
Job ref: PMC6030
Published: 22 days ago

Lloyd & Cowan are pleased to be working closely with a practice who have a fantastic opportunity for a Veterinary Surgeon to join their wonderful team. They value a pleasant working environment as much as clinical expertise. 

What’s on offer?

  • A salary of up to £60,000 depending on experience.

  • Up to £5000 relocation support, as well as a welcome bonus of up to £3000 (pro rata).

  • The chance to work for a practice that prides itself on maintaining welfare of all of it’s staff.

  • A varied and rewarding caseload!


They’re open to full and part time applications.
A full time role requires a 4 day week.
No out of hours or Sundays required.
1 in 3 Saturday mornings (finishing at midday).
You’ll be working along side a RVN at all times when on shift.

About them:

At this practice their reputation is as a friendly and competent practice that has been in Farnworth for 70 years. They have many longstanding clients (and team members). They emphasis a pleasant working environment for both employees and clients . They have good facilities including an in house lab, a very good ultrasound machine with colour doppler , digital radiography etc. They are currently a team of 3 vets but are expanding to 4. They have 5 RVNs and a dedicated receptionist team. They have no specialists but there are many locally and they refer cases when appropriate. You’ll have access to a dedicated mental health first aider, as well as an Wellbeing champion at all times.

Applicant Requirements:

They are looking for someone who will continue making the practice a pleasant working environment and this is just as important to them as clinical skills. If a new vet develops a particular interest that would be encouraged, and they would support specialised CPD but there is no pressure to specialise.            

Benefits (subject to pro rata):

  • 5 weeks paid holiday not including bank holidays

  • 5 days paid CPD leave

  • £1250 CPD Allowance per annum

  • Private Medical Insurance

  • VDS Membership paid

  • BVA Membership paid

  • Service based holiday entitlement increases

  • Enhanced maternity, adoption, shared parental leave and surrogacy pay

  • Enhanced paternity pay

  • Birthday leave

  • Discounted veterinary fees

  • My Benefits - various discounts including retail & gym memberships

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • Pension

  • CPD/training support

  • Paid bereavement leave

  • Company sick pay

  • Employee opinion survey

  • Free uniform in a number of roles

  • Annual pay reviews

  • Social events

  • Sponsorship for overseas employees

  • Academy & Leadership courses

  • Focus on employee wellbeing

  • Relocation packages

  • Career progression opportunities

  • Free flu jabs

For more Information or to express your interest in this Opportunity send a CV to Paul via the Link.

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Paul on 07936947875 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. 

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