Veterinary Surgeon- Join a group of friendly and welcoming professionals!

Location Wareham
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £70k
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SG2203
Published: 24 days ago

Here at Lloyd & Cowan we are thrilled to be working with a practice who are on the look out for a Veterinary Surgeon to join their team.

About them:

This practice is home to a group of friendly and welcoming professionals based in one of the most beautiful parts of the country, East Dorset and the Isle of Purbeck.

They have a long proud history of providing excellent veterinary care to the local community since 1849.


The team at the practice work closely together with a collaborative approach to all their cases. They believe in promoting healthy and positive relationships between humans and animals in all aspects of their work, including with pet owners, charities, working dogs, and through animal welfare cases. Their shared aim is to provide the most appropriate veterinary care to their customers’ beloved pets, through working with them to understand their needs.

They are a friendly, forward-thinking, and supportive team of vets, nurses, and support team.


This role is offered for a full-time Veterinary Surgeon who will primarily be based at the Wareham and Swanage branches, however they welcome and encourage all flexible working requests including child-friendly hours. Standard full time involves working a 4-day week (same day off each week), With no out of hours cover. Saturday mornings are on a shared rota, 8.30am – 13.00pm only.

Part time flexible working applications are welcomed.


The role will consist of some sole charge at a smaller branch surgery as well as working within a larger team. They pride themselves on our collaborative and supportive atmosphere led by their Advanced Practitioners and approachable team leaders.


  • Salary up to £70,000 for the right candidate/dependent on experience

  • 6.6 weeks paid holiday including bank holidays

  • £1750 CPD Allowance per annum

  • RCVS Membership paid

  • Two other membership subscriptions

  • VDS cover

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

  • CPD/training support

  • Company sick pay

  • Annual pay reviews

  • Focus on employee wellbeing

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.