Veterinary Surgeon- (Frome)

Location Frome
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £65k-£70k
Contact name: Paul

Contact email:
Job ref: PMC6029
Published: 13 days ago

From £65,000-£70,000 DOE pro rata plus benefits

We at Lloyd & Cowan are thrilled to be working with a practice who are looking for an experienced Veterinary Surgeon to join their small animal team. At the practice they believe in using advanced treatment methods but with traditional values of great customer service, professionalism and community spirit. You will have a mix of consults and surgery and will be supported by their team of experienced Vets and Nurses. Ideally, you will have an interest in medicine and orthopaedics. Certificate qualifications are encouraged, and funded.  They care for all small animals, equine, wildlife and exotics.  


This is a full time role,  working a four or five day week between 8.30am and 6.30pm however part time options can also be considered.  They are flexible on rota. Saturday Morning will be required on a 1 in 4 rota, giving you access to an emergency caseload too.

This practice has been established since 2006 and have a very well-equipped practice with DR X-ray, a brand-new, high-quality ultrasound, IDEXX blood machines, Multiparameter unit, Tonometry, Laser, Orthopaedic kit and much more. You will see a variation of routine, preventative, and more advanced cases during your working week. 


Their practice is situated in the beautiful countryside near Frome, (Named the Sunday Times, Best Place to Live in the South West)  bordering Somerset, Wiltshire and Dorset – a great location for a rural weekend escape and also close to Bristol Airport for breaks further afield.  

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

  • 6.6 weeks annual leave 

  • Increasing holiday allowance based on length of service

  • Your birthday as a paid day off

  • Private medical insurance

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

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • Initiatives focused on employee wellbeing

  • Non-accidental injury support

  • £1250 CPD allowance with 40 hours paid pro rata 

  • Certificate support

  • BVA membership

  • VDS cover

  • RCVS fees

  • Pawsome Benefits – reward gateway giving discounts and cashback with 100’s of retailers

  • Pension – 5% Employee/3% Employer

  • Discounted staff pet care

  • Relocation allowance up to £3000

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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All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.