Veterinary Surgeon- (Bristol)

Location Bristol
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £75k
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SG856
Published: 28 days ago

Our client who we are delighted to be working with have an exciting opportunity for a Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly team on a temporary fixed-term contract providing maternity cover. You will see a varied week including consulting, surgery, and diagnostics. You will be confident in all areas of veterinary medicine with dedicated surgery days.  


This is a Part-time position where you will be working 25 hours on average per week, however, they are flexible on this and can discuss what would suit you. These hours will normally be over Tuesday – Thursday between 8:30 am – 6:30 pm, with a 4-hour shift every 1 in 4 Saturday mornings. There are no out-of-hours work required within this role. This is a fixed term 12-month contract with an immediate start required.

About them:

They are a single-site, RCVS-accredited, small animal practice in the beautiful part of Bristol, Clifton. They endeavour to set the highest standards and give the best possible patient care and client experience. They are an RCVS-accredited practice with ultrasound, x-ray, dental x-ray, in-house lab, endoscopy, and a fully equipped theatre.

Their experienced team with certificates in surgery and ophthalmology

You will be joining three fantastic vets with certificates in surgery and ophthalmology, all supported by two veterinary nurses, a nursing assistant, and a team of receptionists. They all enjoy supporting one another through teamwork and shared learning.


Salary up to £75,000 DOE pro rata plus Benefits

In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from -

  • 6.6 weeks annual leave including bank holidays

  • Private medical insurance

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

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • £1000 CPD allowance with 24 hours paid pro rata

  • BVA membership

  • VDS cover

  • RCVS fees

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.

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