Veterinary Surgeon- Join a supportive team!

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

Contact email:
Job ref: SG439
Published: 22 days ago

Our client who we are pleased to be working with have a fantastic opportunity for a first opinion, small animal vet to work across their two practices. Duties include conducting routine and complex consultations, surgical procedures, and diagnostic investigations. The perfect candidate for the role will be confident in the above, and be willing to put animal care at the heart of everything they do.
Working week will consist of four days 8:30 am – 6 pm with a 1-hour lunch break. The weekend rota is currently 1:8 but may change. There will be no out of hours.

State-of-the-art equipment and a supportive team:

This practice is part of a four-practice group, based near the beautiful Welsh coast with Alpha vets near Burry Port facing the Harbour. Transport routes are easily accessible from both sites and they have excellent facilities including; separate cat and dog kennels, a diagnostic area, isolation area, two theatres, endoscope, laparoscope, ultrasound, tonopen, laser machine, xray machine, full in house laboratory machines. The practice is currently undergoing renovations so they can expand the services they offer to their loyal clients. 

Across the group they have 12 vets, 9 registered veterinary nurses, 3 student veterinary nurses, 2 animal nursing assistants and 15 support staff. Their people have a wealth of experience and can offer excellent support across the board. They have certificate holders in surgery and diagnostics. 

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

  • 4 weeks annual leave including bank holidays

  • 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


  • £1200 CPD allowance 

  • Certificate support 

Professional Memberships

  • 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

​Salary up to £60,000 depending on experience plus benefits

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 8744 0649.

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