Veterinary Surgeon- Join a dedicated team!

Location Blackburn
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £65K
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SG2332
Published: about 1 month ago

Here at Lloyd & Cowan we are delighted to be working with a practice who is seeking a dedicated Veterinary Surgeon to join their team. Whether you're a recent graduate or an experienced practitioner, this role offers a unique opportunity to work in their main hospital with one day per week spent at a consulting branch. 

Your responsibilities will encompass a diverse range of tasks, including routine and non-routine procedures, inpatient care, and consulting. With a full-time working week of 4 days and a set day off, we also welcome part-time applicants. Their structured working hours provide stability, allowing you to plan your life outside of work. Weekend commitments are limited to Saturdays only, from 8am to 3.30pm, with no out-of-hours work required.

About them:

Their branch is a Tier 3 PSS Inspected hospital and nurse training practice. Boasting 4 consulting rooms and multiple operating theatres equipped with cutting-edge technology, including CT, endoscopy, laparoscopy, digital x-ray, ultrasound scanner and dental radiography, they are committed to delivering exceptional care to their patients.

Their team comprises 17 veterinary surgeons across 10 sites, supported by a dedicated team of RVNs, SVNs, ACAs, and client care advisors. With a strong emphasis on continuous learning and development, several of their team members hold certificates in various specialties, including ECC and dentistry. You will have the opportunity to collaborate closely with experienced certificate holders, providing the highest level of care to their patients.


​Up to £65,000 depending on experience, up to £3,000 relocation support, plus benefits

In addition to a competitive base salary, you will benefit from -
•    6.6 weeks annual leave
•    Private medical insurance
•    Enhanced family-friendly policies, including maternity/paternity/adoption/shared parental and surrogacy pay
•    Cycle to Work scheme
•    £1250 CPD allowance with 40 hours paid pro rata
•    Certificate support
•    BVA membership
•    VDS cover
•    RCVS fees

If you are interested please email Sophie at or APPLY with your CV.

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.

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.